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Museums and Galleries

Articles about the most interesting museums of Ukraine. Museums and galleries located in different Ukrainian cities. Pictures, paintings, sculptures all that connected with art.

  1. Sugar factory museum in Chervonoye village

    Sugar factory museum in Chervonoye village

    Not far from Andrushevka there is Chervonoye village. This village used to be the home of manufacturer Fyodor Tereschenko in the XIX century. The merchant had a sugar production business. A sugar factory in Chervonoye, which was bought by Tereschenko in

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  2. Korosten local history museum

    Korosten local history museum

    Korosten is an ancient town that was first mentioned in chronicles in 945. The history of Ukraine is closely connected to this town. In the center of Korosten in a two-storey building there is the Local history museum that was opened in 1924. It was the

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  3. Dnepropetrovsk art museum

    Dnepropetrovsk art museum

    One of the leading Ukrainian art museums, Dnepropetrovsk (originally Ekaterinoslav) art museum was founded in 1914. Ekaterinoslav art gallery was opened on the day T. Shevchenko’s 100th anniversary was celebrated. At the time there were only 64

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  4. Sapun Mountain in Sevastopol

    Sapun Mountain in Sevastopol

    The name of Sapun Mountain translates from Turkish as soap and comes from a special kind of clay that was mined at its foot and used to produce soap. Location of the mountain made it the center of bloody battles more than once. In 1854-1855 Inkerman,

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  5. National Shevchenko museum in Kiev

    National Shevchenko museum in Kiev

    Shevchenko museum, which is located in Kiev boulevard of the same name, has to serve double duty. It was originally intended to tell about Shevchenko as a poet and Shevchenko as a writer. This is why the museum was initially called Literature and Art

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  6. Cossack farm Galushkovka

    Cossack farm Galushkovka

    15 kilometers from the famous Petrikovka village there is another village called Galushkovka. Here, on the picturesque banks of Dnieper river, in the end of the XVII century Cossacks, who at the time were exploring the territory of Dikoe Pole, had

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  7. Museum of precious stone in Volodarsk-Volynskyi

    Museum of precious stone in Volodarsk-Volynskyi

    In the centre of Volodarsk-Volynskyi, a small town in Zhitomir region, there is a usual two-storeyd house that is in fact the Museum of precious stone. It was opened in 1951 and was based on a collection created by V. Klochkov and A. Salmanin. Initially

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  8. Local history museum in Radomyshl

    Local history museum in Radomyshl

    Radomyshl is a town in Zhitomir region, and when you get there, it feels like time has stopped. You instantly get an impression that you’ve come to a typical provincial town from USSR era, where nothing ever happens and everything seems familiar

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  9. Flora and fauna museum in Radomyshl

    Flora and fauna museum in Radomyshl

    Museum of flora and fauna was opened in 1968 with the help of an initiative group led by the head of forest and hunting sector A. Filipovich in Radomyshl. The place for founding a museum was very well arranged: the museum was founded in the dendrology

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  10. Museum of the locomotive depot in Korosten

    Museum of the locomotive depot in Korosten

    Korosten is a city in Zhitomir region that is famous not only for being an old Drevlyane capital, but also for being a regional modern center for railway industry in Ukraine. The most significant events in the history of Korosten were two major

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