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Drop in and make: A European Christmas

Free artmaking activity for families

The Hermitage is famously home to an army of cats who have guarded its treasures against rodents since 1745.

Celebrate a European Christmas at the Gallery with festive artmaking for the whole family by designing and decorating your own family of cats on outlines of Russian nesting dolls, a popular painted toy known as matryoshka or babushka dolls.

For children with their parents or carers. All materials and instructions provided.

Sundays 2, 16 December 2018, 11am-3.30pm
Sunday 9 December 2018, 10am-3pm
Wednesday 12 December 2018, 4.30-6.30pm


No bookings required

Location: Entrance court

Related exhibition: Masters of modern art from the Hermitage

Supported by
Arthouse Direct