Museum of Fine Arts, Yekaterinburg

(4.6/5 based on 110+ reviews on the web)
Featuring fine art pieces from Russia and Europe, Museum of Fine Arts features a collection of rare 16th-century Orthodox icons and hosts an enormous prize-winning cast-iron pavilion. The 20 ton (44,000 lb) pavilion, which consists of 1,500 sculptures and ornaments, won the Grand-Prix and the Grand Golden Medal at the 1900 Paris World Fair. View this elaborate creation and tour the museum to see famous paintings that date back to the 14th century. Visit changing exhibits of avant-garde works and encounter contemporary art pieces at the site. You'll discover about 700 total items here. Our Yekaterinburg vacation route planner makes visiting Museum of Fine Arts and other Yekaterinburg attractions simple, and helps you make a travel plan personal to you.
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TripAdvisor
  • Unique kaslinskij Pavilion, a rich collection of paintings, drawings, kaslinskogo casting. In the Museum of competent and creative staff. Always a lot of fun activities.
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  • The Christmas break came with a child in Yekaterinburg. Many wanted to see, but one of the main objectives was to visit the Museum of fine arts. To our great dismay, it turned out to be closed! This we did not expect. Where else, if not visit museums on weekends and holidays, especially non-resident citizens?
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  • The museum is much bigger than it seems from the outside and needs at least two hours to see everything. The most impressive exhibit is the huge pavilion in the main hall, surrounded by lots of locall...  more »
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  • A very affordable and rewarding way to spend an hour or two. The building it's self is quite nice and specious. The layout is simple and easy to follow. Collection includes bronze works, paintings, historical furnishings from the Hermitage, photography, and contemporary crafts. All Russian works.
  • Not boring
  • Museum of the city. Staff very nice
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  • Visited with the child, it was interesting to both.
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  • An amazing place. Cast sculptures of beauty. And reasonable prices for souvenirs.
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