One of the world’s best museums, the State Hermitage Museum from St Petersburg will open a branch in Moscow.

State Hermitage Museum at the Winter Palace, St Petersburg.
State Hermitage Museum at the Winter Palace, St Petersburg.

The satellite museum will feature primarily contemporary works, both from the existing collection of the Hermitage and new works. The New York architect Hani Rashid will design the 140,000-square-foot, 15-storey building which is scheduled to open in 2018. Read more: our-russia.com

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