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Unique photosession at the Academy

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Experience hosted by Оля

2 hours
Up to 2 people
Hosted in English, Russian

What you'll do

You will find yourself inside the main educational institution for artists of St. Petersburg - an ancient Academy of Arts. There is no possibility to go inside, but our guide will take you in. You will see the magnificent halls of a historical building with more than two centuries of history hidden inside, you will see how artists, sculptors, graphic artists study. Discover the real art life of St. Petersburg, where artists are engaged with art and history lives in every corner. Our guide and photographer will discover hidden places and conduct professional photography in the amazing interiors of the Academy, as a result of which you will receive from 20 pictures of journal quality!
You will find yourself inside the main educational institution for artists of St. Petersburg - an ancient Academy of Arts. There is no possibility to go inside, but our guide will take you in. You will see the magnificent halls of a historical building with more than two centuries of history hidden inside, you will see how artists, sculptors, graphic artists study. Discover the real art life of St. Petersburg, where artists are engaged with art a…
From £47
/ person
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Meet your host, Оля

Host on Airbnb since 2018
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We are Arseny (https://www.airbnb.ru/users/show/298281473) and Olga - artists, photographers from St. Petersburg. Our families have been living here for many generations. For more than ten years we have been organizing and conducting personal walking tours and photo shoots in St. Petersburg. The main thing in our activity is personal interest and love for traveling! The city for us, as for artists, is a source of inspiration, and we are happy to share this experience with others. We have professional education in the field of art and experience working with people from all over the world.
We are Arseny (https://www.airbnb.ru/users/show/298281473) and Olga - artists, photographers from St. Petersburg. Our families have been living here for many generations. For more than ten years we have been organizing and conducting personal walking tours and photo shoots in St. Petersburg. The main thing in our activity is personal interest and love for traveling! The city for us, as for artists, is a source of inspiration, and we are happy to share this experience with others. We have profess…
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Where you'll be

Like magic, the doors of a university will open in front of you, welcome! This is the place where greatest artists of Russia were studing for centuries. We will lead you through art classes, a secret church and student auditoriums, where ordinary tourists can never get to, look into the oldest library in St. Petersburg with unusual interiors, ancient lampshades and unique editions of books.

Things to know

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase, or at least 7 days before the experience starts.

Guest requirements

Up to 2 guests ages 10 and up can attend.

More tips

You will receive pictures with professional retouch within a week by mail.

What to bring

For the best result of the photosession to be successful, you need to choose the right clothes. Your guide will help you with it.