For Service and Bravery
27/11/2019 - 03/03/2020
This exhibition marks the 250th anniversary of the establishment of the Order of St George (full name the Order of the Great Martyr and Bringer of Victory George) in Russia.
More than 300 objects from the collection of the State Hermitage Museum make up this exhibition, from insignia and Crosses of St George and medals worn on the ribbon of St George, to banners and portraits of knights of the Order. It covers the whole of the period from the foundation of the order to the present day.