Founded in 1988, this museum, the only one in Russia, is the thirteenth of the kind in the world. It is entirely dedicated to the most precious food to Man: bread.
Through its collection of over ten thousand items, the museum tells the history of bread, the various ways to make it and cook it. A small Saint Petersburg bakery has been reconstituted . The visitors can also see paintings, items and books that are related to the culinary arts.