On the night of 16 on May 17 in St. Petersburg hosted an annual international event “The Night of Museums».
For residents and guests opened their doors nearly a hundred museums, galleries, exhibition halls and libraries. The theme of this year’s action was “Memory».
On this night, the subway transported wanting to touch the beautiful, and to learn something new, working around the clock.
As the event ended at 6:00 am, precise information about the number of visitors “Night of Museums” is no.
In the meantime, the Hermitage and the Russian Museum announced that honor of International Museum Day, which is celebrated on May 18, they will let individual visitors on all of their sites for free.