Saint Petersburg

Saint-Petersburg / St. Petersburg Museums

Museum of the Arctic and Antarctic

24a Ul. Marata
713 1998, 571 2549
Museum of the Arctic and Antarctic: Museums, Saint-Petersburg

Type: St. Petersburg Museums
Open: W-Sa 10 am-6 pm, Su till 5 pm (except the last Friday of each month)

A historical and geographical museum — nature in the Arctic, the history of the research and opening-up of the Northern Sea Route, the nature and research of Antarctica. Exhibitions: “The Battle with the Polar Ice” — concerning the American Fiala-Ziegler expedition of 1903—1905; “Concerning the Work, Life and Leisure of Polar Explorers. Not Serious!” — cartoons, caricatures and humorous photographs on the polar theme; “Breath of the Antarctic” — painting and graphic art by Lilia Slavinskaya; “Marking the 125th Anniversary of Otto Schmidt’s Birth”.

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