Galina Stepanova

Philanthropist, collector, owner of the Maryino Manor.
Owner of the St. Petersburg Artist Museum and Exhibition Center, the largest collection of realistic art of the Leningrad School of painting of the second half of the 20th century. Galina Georgievna was awarded the national Cultural Heritage Award in the Owner category for her personal contribution to the preservation of the monument of the first quarter of the 19th century of the Maryino Manor.

The manor is an architectural monument of federal significance, is a member of the National Association "Revival of Historical Gardens and Parks", and a member of the International Council of Museums ICOM.