Kyiv History Museum

Kyiv History Museum was opened on May 26, 1982 – during the celebration of the 1500th anniversary of the city. More than twenty years it was placed in the Klovsky Palace (architecture of the XVIII century). In May 2004 the Museum was closed to the public and moved to the “Ukrainian House” (Khreschatyk Str. 2). Exposure and exhibition activity resumed Museum August 22, 2012 in a new building of the museum and exhibition center on the street. Khmelnytskoho 7. The Museum tells the story of the most striking episodes in the history of the city, which is fed through the fate of Kiev, from the time of Kievan Rus to the present. Visitors can see the stuff that represents different areas of city life: production, trade, education, science, art, religion, war and so on. Kyiv History Museum Among the items – archaeological sites of Kyiv Rus, a symbol of the city government – relief of Archangel Michael from the City Hall, personal belongings faculty and alumni board P. Galagan, actress Zankovetska, paintings Prahova M., A. Ant, V. Kotarbinskoho, G. Svetlitskogo, S. Shishka, personal things of the famous aircraft designer Alexander Antonov and the world-famous opera singer E. Miroshnichenko, outstanding actor B. Stupka and more. Kyiv History Museum Kyiv History Museum   Kyiv History Museum IMG_0353 IMG_0354 IMG_0355 IMG_0356 IMG_0357 IMG_0358 IMG_0359 IMG_0361 IMG_0362 IMG_0363 IMG_0364 IMG_0365 IMG_0366 IMG_0368 IMG_0369 IMG_0371 IMG_0372 IMG_0373 IMG_0374 IMG_0375 IMG_0376 IMG_0377 IMG_0378 IMG_0379 IMG_0380 IMG_0381 IMG_0382 IMG_0384 IMG_0385 IMG_0386 IMG_0387 IMG_0388 IMG_0389 IMG_0390 IMG_0391 IMG_0392 IMG_0393 IMG_0394 IMG_0395 IMG_0396 IMG_0397 IMG_0399 IMG_0400 IMG_0401 IMG_0406 Address: B. Khmelnitskogo, 7 Str. («Teatralna» Metro Station) Entrance hours: Mon.: 10.00 – 16.00 Tue. — Sun.: 10.00 – 19.00