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Ukrainian Decorative Folk Art Museum

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Beautiful, extensive collection of textiles, eggs, ceramics, and folk paintings

I was very surprised to see that some of the previous reviewers did not enjoy this museum as much... read more

Reviewed 26 November 2015
MariamY383
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Seattle, Washington
Beautiful Ukrainian Art Naive

One of my favourite museums, situated in the Lavra Monastery territory. I usually try to adapt a... read more

Reviewed 29 June 2015
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25 Nov 2015
“Beautiful, extensive collection of textiles, eggs, ceramics, and folk paintings”
29 Jun 2015
“Beautiful Ukrainian Art Naive”
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Lavrska St., 9/29, Kiev 01015, Ukraine
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Reviewed 26 November 2015

I was very surprised to see that some of the previous reviewers did not enjoy this museum as much as I did. The collection of textiles, especially the room that has traditional clothing from each region in Ukraine, is beautiful! The weavings and rug wall...More

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Reviewed 29 June 2015

One of my favourite museums, situated in the Lavra Monastery territory. I usually try to adapt a school excursion to this place. The art salons (my personal favourites) feature the art of turn-of-the century artists Maria Prymachenko, Hanna Sobachko, and Kateryna Bilokur. There are also...More

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Reviewed 26 May 2015 via mobile

I agree with the other reviewer. A nice collection of textiles and a few other things, but poor lighting and poorly organized. Outside of the Lavar complex, about two blocks away is a folk art museum with the private collection of Ivan Honchar. This is...More

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Reviewed 7 July 2013

This museum at the Lavra is included in the all-inclusive admission ticket, but not in the grounds-only admission. It offers a lot of examplrs of Ukrainian folk art, but the exhibits are not very well organized.

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