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The Dali Museum
Type: Art Museums, Museums
Located along St Petersburg's scenic waterfront, The Dali Museum is home to an important collection of Salvador Dali's art, spanning his lifetime. The dazzling building itself is a work of art with... Read More
Located along St Petersburg's scenic waterfront, The Dali Museum is home to an important collection of Salvador Dali's art, spanning his lifetime. The dazzling building itself is a work of art with more than 1,000 triangular-shaped glass panels. Inside, you'll find more than 2,000 works - the largest collection outside of Europe - including oil paintings, watercolors, drawings, photographs, sculptures, drawings and other objects d'art. Free audio headsets offer detailed explanations of some of the paintings and a variety of programs, such as lectures, films and workshops are offered. In addition to the permanent exhibit, a host of rotating artists and photographers are on display throughout the year. A gift shop boasts a large assortment of Dali-inspired souvenirs and the charming Café Gala - named after Dali's wife -serves a Spanish-inspired menu featuring tapas, soups, salads, light bites and pastries with inside, or outside dining on the Avant Garden patio.
- Mon-Wed,: Fri-Sat; 10am-5:30pm
- Thu: 10am-8pm
- Sun: Noon-5:30pm
- Adult $21; Senior (65) $19; Student (18+) $15; Military $13.50; Child (13-18) $15; Child (6-12) $7
- Recommended as Best Attractions & Activities Because: Whether or not you're a Dali fan, this museum is worth a visit because of its architecture, location and fascinating rotating art exhibits.
- Best for Museums Because: It houses the largest collection of Dali's art outside of Europe and has something for everyone.
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