Saint Petersburg Collection Russian Museum Malaga
Saint Petersburg Collection Russian Museum Malaga Address: Edificio de Tabacalera, Av de Sor Teresa Prat, 15.
The ancient tobacco building in Malaga was recently converted in the Russian Museum of Malaga after an agreement between the town hall of Málaga and Saint Petersburg. It holds an impressive collection of most of the Rusian masters and had an extraordaniry exhibit in 2017 of Kandinsky.The museum is a privilege for southern europe standards as no other museum holds such a wide and ample collection going from old Russian art to Neoprimitivism, works from the XVIII century,from Realism to Realism with Russian topics, the movement of “World of Art” but also the Avant-garde, Socialist Realism and art in the Melting.
The ancient tobacco building is a fantastic site on itself , build in 1920 and closed down in 2002. Firstly it opened partly for the car museum in 2010 and five years later the rest of the building opened up as The Russian museum.
Not only ehibitions but moreover each month several unique movies are shown about Russian culture in general and additionaly conferences are set up with well known speakers from Russia and beyond.
From february 10th 2018 the annual expo will open with the art of Socialistic Realsim as a main theme as well as a special expo dedicated to Mikhail Schwartzman.
Tuesday to Sunday 9:30 to 20:00 hrs
Closed on Mondays, 1 January and 25 December
Combinada (permanent plus temporary exhibition): 8,00 € (4,00 € reduced)
Exposición permanent: 6,00 € (3,50 € reducided)
Exposición temporal: 4,00 € (2,50 € reducided)
Reduced entrances for:
Over 65 yrs or Students under 26 yrs
Unemployed and under 18’s
Sunday from 16.00 hrs
There is limited parking at the Tebacalera building.
Entering Malaga from the Costa del Sol along Avenida Velazquez, you will turn right into Avenida Paloma and clearly see the Tebacalera at the end of Avenida Paloma.
Urban Bus 16 from Alhameda