Alexander Pushkin Museum and Memorial Apartment, St. Petersburg

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Learn the story of the life and death of one of Russia's most beloved writers and step into his private world at Alexander Pushkin Museum and Memorial Apartment. The all-encompassing museum complex celebrates not only the great poet himself, but also the golden age of Russian culture. The main museum display is spread through multiple rooms of a historic Saint Petersburg stone mansion where Pushkin last resided. See the paintings, engravings, and other authentic artifacts honoring the poet and his contemporaries. The highlight of the exhibit is the carefully restored apartment where Pushkin lived and died after being fatally wounded in a duel. Many items inside of it were Pushkin’s personal possessions. The museum also runs exhibits at several other locations throughout the city and its vicinity, and you can find information on those online. Put Alexander Pushkin Museum and Memorial Apartment at the forefront of your travel plans using our St. Petersburg trip planner .
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  • super nice accessible muse for more on Pushkin and his life very easy of access see
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  • This is the apartment Pushkin mortally wounded in a duel and breathed his last. Ink pot was using his letters and favorite pipe, death mask were exhibited. Photography was not allowed.
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  • Museum kept by of crazy crazy devotees of the poet, it was entitled to the visit of his death mask in a storefront covered with a sheet folded with veneration to show us.
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