The Hermitage and the Russian Museum re-opened to visitors, while art lovers will have to comply with sanitary norms: they are introduced sessions and special routes, the use of protective masks necessary.
On Wednesday resumes the Main Museum complex of the State Hermitage and the General staff. Other exhibition complexes will be opened roughly from 1 August.
The Mikhailovsky Palace and Benois wing of the State Russian Museum will open for visitors on July 15, according to the Museum.
Earlier it was reported that the State Russian Museum was closed for visitors from March 18 to prevent the spread of coronavirus infection.