The Museum will close at 2:00pm on Thursday, December 2nd, and at 1:00pm on Friday, December 3rd, for private events.

Masks are required for all visitors regardless of vaccination status. Thank you for helping us stay safe.


Our Mission

The Museum of Russian Icons inspires the appreciation and study of Russian culture by collecting and exhibiting icons and related objects, igniting the interest of national and international audiences, and offering interactive educational programs. The Museum serves as a leading center for research and scholarship through the Center for Icon Studies and other institutional collaborations.

Our Values

“We value every visitor and the worth of every individual” ~ Founder Gordon B. Lankton

  • Inspiration – Inspiring curiosity and discovery
  • Respect – Valuing every individual, culture, and expression
  • Integrity – Maintaining the highest ethical standards in all activities and research
  • Accessibility, inclusion, and diversity – Ensuring all visitors have a meaningful experience

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