Other name (in original language)
Всероссийское музейное объединение "Государственная Третьяковская галерея"


The Tretyakov Gallery is the main museum of Russian national art, reflecting its unique contribution to world culture. It is a hospitable museum that is known for its rich collection and variety of presented ideas.

The Tretyakov Gallery has three main goals:

  • To study, preserve, represent and popularise the art of Russia;
  • To form a Russian cultural identity, drawing the attention of society to the important role of art in general and collection in particular. To continue the life-work of P.M.Tretyakov, introducing residents of the country with the national artistic heritage;
  • To make people's lives better by opening wide access to masterpieces of Russian and world art.