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11/27/20
The opening of the exhibition "Russia and the World in the XIX – XXth...
New permanent exhibition “Russia and the World in the XIX – XXth centuries” opened in The Museum of Political History of Russia. It is dedicated to the connection of Russian and the world’s history. It... more
10/30/20
The opening of the exhibition "Keeping the soul to myself..."
In the Commemoration Day for the Victims of Political Repression a new exhibition dedicated to Tamara Petkevich “Keeping the soul to myself...” was opened. Tamara Petkevich had become famous for her remembrance... more
10/28/20
Museum’s branch on Gorochovaya, 2 is reopened for the visitors
A branch of The Museum of political history of Russia “2 Gorochovaya str. History of political police and public security organs of Russia in XIX-XX centuries” is reopened to the public. The updated... more
09/18/20
Exhibition about guerrillas and underground fighters during World War II...
On 18 September 2020 exhibition “Guerrillas and underground fighters during World War II” was opened. Exhibition opened in the year of Memory and Honor, tells about popular resistance of 1941-1945... more
07/08/20
From 27 July the museum will be again opened for visitors!
Dear friends, we are happy to announce that from July 27, 2020 the Museum of Political History of Russia will open again its doors to visitors! Now we are preparing for the opening and doing... more
03/17/20
Museum and its branches are temporarily closed for all visitors since March 18th,...
Dear visitors! Due to the epidemiological situation and in accordance with the order of the Ministry of Culture of the Russian Federation of March 16th, 2020 the museum and its branches are temporarily... more
02/08/20
The French Ambassador in Russia visited the museum
On 8 February 2020, the new French Ambassador in Russian Federation Mr. Pierre Levy visited the State Museum of Political History of Russia, when he was in St. Petersburg. Besides Mr. Levy, the... more
01/20/20
Siege graphics: heroism, routine life, memory
The exhibition presents the works by the artists who survived the siege of Leningrad - Elena Marttila, Nikolai Muratov, Alexei Pakhomov, Alexander Kharshak and other authors. more
01/17/20
The exhibition dedicated to Soviet women opened in Hanoi
On January 17, in the Ho Chi Minh Museum in Hanoi was opened the exhibition "Soviet Woman: Citizen, Worker, Mother" dedicated to the history of the women's movement in Russia and the status of women in... more
01/10/20
The opening of the exhibition "A writer of the revolution"
The State Museum of Political History of Russia opened the exhibition "A writer of the revolution" for the 150th anniversary of the artist Ivan Vladimirov (1870-1947). The exhibition presents about... more