Museum display
Architecture and painting
Saints and sacred objects
Living antiquity
The museum is open daily
In winter: 11.00 ‒ 17.00 / In summer: 10.00 ‒ 19.00
The ticket office closes 30 minutes before the museum’s closing time

The museum offers its visitors an opportunity to get acquainted with the monument on their own, as well as excursion services
Ticket prices:
Adults250 rubles
Schoolchildren, college students (daytime education),and students of specialized secondary schools50 rubles
Pensioners50 rubles
Special price tickets
(upon producing appropriate documents)15 rubles
Free tickets
(upon producing appropriate documents)
Free tickets are also granted on the last Sunday of each month to
  • members of large families,
  • persons under 18 years of age,
  • college students and students of specialized secondary schools
    Personal still photo and video filming permit fee:
    Still photo filming (without a tripod and additional lighting)160 rubles
    Video filming (without a tripod and additional lighting)180 rubles
    Individual visitors to the museum have an opportunity to assemble into groups for guided excursions, which are conducted at set times, and are offered consultation services during the entire working hours of the museum.
    In summer, audio excursions in the Russian and English languages are sold at the entrance to the cathedral.
    The excursions are intended for various age and social groups of visitors.

    At the museum’s kiosk, you may purchase a guide to the museum “Cathedral of the Protecting Veil,” publications of the State Historical Museum, postcards, souvenirs, and СDs and DVDs, including in foreign languages.