Located in St. Petersburg, visitors can take a virtual tour of this museum room by room viewing highlighted works of art, browse artwork by collection, and participate in their Virtual Academy where they can learn more about such topics as Rembrandt, The Winter Palace, commemorative medals, and Ancient Egypt.
Site offers information related to works of art and professional reports in conservation and art history. The heart of the site is the Explore Art section, which includes more than 3,300 works of art, 1,500 artist biographies, 1,500 glossary definitions, over 200 video clips, online exhibitions, and more.
The Web Gallery of Art is a virtual museum and searchable database of European painting and sculpture of the Gothic, Renaissance, Baroque, Neoclassicism and Romanticism periods (1100-1850), currently containing over 20,300 reproductions. Picture commentaries, artist biographies are available.