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Matryoshka (Babushka doll) Master Class

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    What to Expect
    We start every day from 11:00 till 20:00 at our Matryoshka Mueum (Italyanskaya street 6), where you can know a lot about Russian traditional culture and famous doll - matryoshka. 1 hour - quick master class and 2 hours - traditional master-class.

    Methods and techniques which are used during this workshop are relatively simple even for those who haven’t painted for a long time.

    The artists who're holding the meeting will share all of their passion and will help you to create a unique character for your doll.

    Few words about how to going this event ...

    1) You are provided with everything you need for painting tools

    2) The set of matryoshka-dolls is to be chosen first

    3) Choose colors for painting backgrounds for the headscarf and the sarafan

    4) Create a hairstyle and jewelry (necklaces, earrings, kokoshnik)

    5) The master will process the matryoshka on your request

    This workshop of a Russian custom will stay as a bright memory for a long time!
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Matryoshka Museum, Ital'yanskaya Ulitsa, 6, Sankt-Peterburg, Russia, 191186
    Departure Time
    4/1/2019 - 10/31/2019Monday - Sunday:10:00 AM - 07:00 PM
    Duration
    1h
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    Inclusions
    • All taxes, fees and handling charges
    • Professional guide
    Exclusions
    • Hotel drop-off
    • Hotel pickup
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Infant seats available
    • Wheelchair accessible
    • Stroller accessible
    • Near public transportation
    • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Reviewed 2 weeks ago

    It was amazing, very restful and creative time. People who work there are very polite, patience and helpful. Supporting and in the same time they leave a space for own style and own ideas. They were very generous with their time - not looking at...More

    Date of experience: August 2019
    1  Thank Skrzypaczka
    Reviewed 10 August 2019

    We visited to paint our very own Matryoshka dolls when we visited St Petersburg on a cruise and arranged the trip through Valeria at St. Petersburg Guided tours. It was a huge highlight of our trip - we had so much fun and the teacher...More

    Date of experience: July 2019
    1  Thank afaircop
    Reviewed 29 July 2019

    My friend and I, we had a great time painting our Matryoshkas. After days of sightseeing, this was most fun and relaxing activity. The staff was very friendly, helpful and skilled in painting. I can highly recommend to anybody to visit their shop, you don't...More

    Date of experience: July 2019
    1  Thank Ka Č
    Reviewed 28 July 2019 via mobile

    A must do activity, we had a great time painting our Matryoshkas. The staff are really helpful and friendly and provide you with the paint and equipment needed for the Matryoshkas. I would love to do this again and would recommend visitors to St Petersburg...More

    Date of experience: July 2019
    1  Thank Louise M
    Reviewed 26 July 2019

    Me and my friend came to this masterclass today and has a wonderful time. All staff were friendly and helpful and gave us plenty of time and help when painting our dolls. We loved this experience and recommend it to everyone who comes to Saint...More

    Date of experience: July 2019
    1  Thank Sinead K
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    Response from fernielilz | Reviewed this property |
    Yes you can and you should! You can contact the staffs and they’ll have all the equipments prepared.
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    • Matryoshka Master Class
    • Duration: 1h
    • Mobile Ticket Accepted
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    • Languages Offered: English, Russian
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