Российский государственный музей Арктики и Антарктики

Российский государственный музей Арктики и Антарктики / Russian State Museum of Arctic and Antarctic

24a Marata Street

St Petersburg

191040 Russia


ул. Марата, 24А


Russia 191040


+7 812 571 25 49

Wednesday – Saturday 10:00 – 18:00

Sunday 10:00 – 17:00

Closed Monday, Tuesday and the last Friday of every month

Admission fee

“Vladimirskaya”, “Mayakovskaya” metro stations

Aircraft collection


CCCP-N963 Mil Mi-4A

Museum started with The Polar movable exhibition in 1922. In 1930 Museum was founded a department of the All-Union Arctic Institute and it opened its doors for visitors in 1937. In 1958 – after joining Antarctic display, the Museum renamed to the Arctic and Antarctic Museum. Finally, in 1998 – by the Russian Government Decree Museum became The State Russian Arctic and Antarctic Museum.


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