Thousands of tourists from different countries have called the Hermitage — the best museum in the world. The poll conducted the world's largest travel portal Trip Adviser.
The State Hermitage Museum has overtaken the British Museum and the Louvre, which did not even make the top ten best. These museums took 17 and 19 seats respectively.
The majority of tourists visiting the Hermitage Museum is delighted. Only a few reported long lines at the ticket counter of the Winter, which prevented them to enjoy the visit.
According to experts of the museum community of St. Petersburg, Hermitage Museum international victory brought not only the rich and famous name funds. For foreign tourists, and the level of service is important. However, comfort is not the only condition for global recognition, the director of the Hermitage Mikhail Piotrovsky.
Apparently, the very nature of the museum helps visitors to feel comfortable even in the summer — in the season extremely well attended, "- says Michael Piotrowski.
St. Petersburg ranked list of the top tourist destinations of the world. Users of the portal Trip Adviser identified the top 10 museums of the Russian Federation. And then the Hermitage of honor first. In the list of the best Russian museums were also Russian Museum, the Pushkin Apartment Museum on the Moika and the Museum of Modern Art Erarta.