On Spassky Island

Russian Levsha Miniature Museum

Russian Levsha Miniature Museum (October 2014)

In 2006 the International Guild of Masters opened the Russian Levsha Miniature Museum which gets its name and inspiration from the short story Levsha by Ivan Turgenev - a statue of whom is located nearby.  In the story Levsha is a master craftsman who managed to create miniature masterpieces and this museum displays various items on a miniature scale, such as horse-shoes on a flea and carvings of camels inside the head of a needle.

Location 35 Ulitsa Italyanskoi
Metro Gostiny Dvor
Website http://www.russian-master.com/
Clock 11:00 - 19:00. Daily