How Does Artefact Work?

- Find and download the exhibition you are interested in
- Push the “Recognize” button
- Point your camera to the exhibit.

Examine the unique content that has been created for the project by museum professionals. Become an expert in the art world:

Points of Interest
Artefact gives you access to the facts which previously were only for museum curators.

Augmented Reality
Artefact helps to explore hidden layers of art.

Article about Art Exhibit
Detailed article will tell you about artist and his works of art, why and when it was created.

Audio Guide
Tired of reading? Listen to professional voice-actors.

What if I can't go to the Museum?
Explore unique exhibits without leaving your home in the Catalog mode.

Museum at home
Try a masterpiece from Russian museums collections on the wall of your living room.

Which Museums Have Already Have Artefact?
Download the app to see the full list of augmented reality exhibitions.
Every week 2–3 new exhibitions is added.

Bring guide with AR technology Artefact to the museum. Look for AR labels or special exhibitions with augmented reality.

*****Interactive guide content is developed entirely by museums’s specialists.
For Russian Museums
If you want to join the Artefact Platform, please send your request to

What’s New

Version 2.0.0

Meet the new version of the Artifact!

- New app design
- Recommendations of the best exhibitions from the Editors
- Easy directory navigation
- Articles about art

App Privacy

The developer, GIVTS MINKULTURY ROSSII, FGBU, indicated that the app’s privacy practices may include handling of data as described below. For more information, see the developer’s privacy policy.

Data Not Collected

The developer does not collect any data from this app.

Privacy practices may vary, for example, based on the features you use or your age. Learn More


  • Family Sharing

    With Family Sharing set up, up to six family members can use this app.

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