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Khortytsia Island in Zaporizhia

Cossacs' fortress Zaporizka Sich

Cossacs' fortress Zaporizka Sich

Khortytsia Island is a large island on the Dnieper river, extending from northwest to southeast for more than twelve kilometers, has an average width of 2,500 meters. The Khortytsia Island faces modern Zaporizhia across the Dnieper River, was one of the historic locations for the Zaporizhian Sich (main fortress capital of the Cossack state). Nowadays, Khortysia is designated a national museum. Continue reading

Outdoor Museum of Architecture in Pereiaslav-Khmelnytskyi (1)

On the territory of the museum

On the territory of the museum

Pereiaslav-Khmelnytskyi or Pereyaslav-Khmelnytskyy is a town located where Alta River flows into Trubizh River in the Kiev region in central Ukraine (it is about 100 km south of Kiev). The whole town was proclaimed a historical sanctuary because of the largest museum of folk architecture. Continue reading

Pyrohiv – outdoor Museum of Folk Architecture and Life of Ukraine

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Outdoor Museum

Pyrohiv is located in the southern outskirts of the Kiev city. It is now home to an outdoor Museum of Folk Architecture and Life of Ukraine. Founded in 1969, the museum contains over 300 pieces of folk architecture brought here from all parts of Ukraine and carefully reassembled. Continue reading

Kyiv National Taras Shevchenko University

Taras Shevchenko University

Taras Shevchenko University

Taras Shevchenko University is a higher educational and scientific establishment, which has proven to be the center of higher education throughout 170 years of its existence.

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Parks in Kiev

In the world history Volodymyr is known to be the first who baptised the Kyivan Rus

Vladimir the Great

Vladimirskaya gorka Park was always the favourite pleasure place of Kyivers and their guests.

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