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• Catherine Palace Tour II (see Tour I)

Currently combined with Palace Tour I

During May–Late October & during winter school break (early January)

PLEASE NOTE: Information below is for visitors buying tickets at Palace Ticket Desks
No E-tickets to this tour, only on-site tickets
Palace Queue Waiting Time may be over 4 hours during High Season

Opening Hours

Open Wednesday–Monday

October 1–20, January 2–8:

Tickets: 12.00–16.45 (entry to displays until 17.00)

Closed Tuesday and Last Monday of each month; also closed January 1

October 21–December 30, January 9–April:

Combined with Palace Tour I

May & September:

Tickets: 12.00–17.45 (entry to displays until 18.00)

Closed Tuesday


Tickets (Mon & Wed): 12.00–19.45 (entry to displays until 20.00)

Tickets (Thu–Sun): 12.00–18.45 (entry to displays until 19.00)

During autumn / winter / spring school breaks:

Separated from Tour I and available only to pre-booked tourist groups


NOTE: When Catherine Park is ticketed late April to late October, Visitors buying Palace Tickets at Palace Ticket Desks must present their Park Tickets

Audio guides not included *

Adults – Rub 1000 (full rate; reduced rate's only for Russian & EAEU residents)

Students (with hard copy ID), Schoolchildren above 16 – Rub 350

Visitors under 16 – free

* Audio guides in English, French, German, Italian, Chinese or Russian are only for individual visitors, not large groups.

Audio Guide Tickets available for Rub 200 at Palace Ticket Desks and from Ticket Terminal at Audio Guides Desk, with Valid ID to be deposited at Audio Guides Desk in Palace Vestibule


Important Information:

Palace Ticket Desks are inside Palace Vestibule 

Tickets do not include Catherine Park's summer entrance fee; available only at Ticket Desks in Palace Vestibule and valid for entry to displays only within one hour after purchase.

Cards accepted at Ticket Desks: VISA, MasterCard, Maestro, UnionPay, JCB, МИР

Wheelchair Accessibility Information

Palace Tour II includes the following palace interiors:

  • Lyons Hall
  • Arabesque Hall
  • Third Antechamber
  • Second Antechamber
  • First Antechamber
  • Great Hall
  • Main Staircase
  • The Romanovs at Tsarskoe Selo exhibition
  • Amber Room
  • Picture Hall
  • Memorial Rooms of Alexander I exhibition
  • State Study of Alexander I
  • Vaulted Passage Room
  • Oval Anteroom
  • Green Dining Room
  • Waiters’ Room
  • Stasov Staircase
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