56 Shpalernaya street (metro station “Chernyshevskaya”)
From 10.00 to 19.00

(812) 438-43-75
(812) 275-43-25
(812) 438-43-01

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Unique offer for travel agencies

For tourist groups arriving in St. Petersburg early in the morning before the check-in time when museums and cafes are closed, the museum complex “The Universe of Water” (56 Shpalernaya st.) offers a special program “Good morning, St. Petersburg!”

On advance request, the museum is ready to take the tourist groups starting from 8.00 a.m. Several options for breakfast in the museum cafe “Old Town” as well as adult and children's excursions are proposed to the tourists.

The morning guests can enjoy either a guided tour to one of the chosen exhibitions or a comprehensive tour:

  • historical museum exhibition in the building of the old water tower – “The Water World of St. Petersburg”;
  • educational exhibition displaying the rout of water under the city streets and houses – “The Underground World of St. Petersburg” in the left annex of the water tower;
  • interactive multimedia exhibition “The Universe of Water” located in the former clean water reservoir of the Main Waterworks and designed to demonstrate fully significance of water on our planet and in the life of every human being in order to reflect the full picture of the current knowledge about water.


For more information call:

+7 (812) 438-43-75 (Instruction department)

+7 (812) 275-43-25 (guided tour department, the Water Tower)

+7 (812) 438-43-01 (guided tour department, “The Universe of Water”)

+7-921-340-97-64 Svetlana (cafe)


You can also order an excursion to one of the museum exhibitions. Excursion information is provided here.

For detailed information please call +7 (812) 438-43-25 or +7 (812) 275-43-25.