Night visits may be introduced during the White Nights period.
The directorate of the Peterhof State Museum can open the Big Palace in Peterhof for visitors at night time during the White Nights period, according to TASS.
The decision will depend on the growth of the number of tourists and the demand for night excursions. During the eight months of this year, 5.3 million tourists visited Peterhof.
Elena Kalnitskaya, Managing Director of the museum, says in case the number of tourists continues to grow, the city authorities, the city museums’ administrations and travel agencies will have to work together on tourist logistics and visit scheduling.