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Mykola Syadristy Microminiatures Museum

Lavrskaya St., 9, Kiev 02000, Ukraine
+380 44 255 1237
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Interesting while here

Small entrance fee, can’t recall what. Not as extensive as the same talented artist shown in... read more

Reviewed 14 June 2016
KS&HC
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Pontypridd, United Kingdom
Never Seen Anything Like it Before !

Its very original and unique museum. Its situated inside the Lavra complex. Takes about 30 min to... read more

Reviewed 2 June 2016
Anat K
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Hours Today: 9:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
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Lavrskaya St., 9, Kiev 02000, Ukraine
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Reviewed 14 June 2016

Small entrance fee, can’t recall what. Not as extensive as the same talented artist shown in Andorra but an Interesting short visit as only a few exhibits but it is still stunning how this is done even just looking at the few examples.

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Reviewed 2 June 2016

Its very original and unique museum. Its situated inside the Lavra complex. Takes about 30 min to see all the arts, via wall mounted microscope. Cost about 50 greven (2 USD !) for adult. Tickets are bought near the entrance to the exhibition room. The...More

Thank Anat K
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Reviewed 1 June 2016

Okay. I had no idea this place was INSIDE the fortress, so if you're like me, you spent a long time looking for it with the aid of Google Maps - forget GMaps. You need to go INSIDE the complex and then ask around to...More

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Reviewed 19 May 2016

Well worth a visit! Tucked away in a corner or the Monastery complex, it can be hard to find. But the small display is truly extraordinary - mind blowing detail and talent on display. Breath taking art that could very well take up an entire...More

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Reviewed 12 May 2016

Models so tiny they can only be viewed with the use of a microscope. I only wish they had included an explanation of the method used by the artist.

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Reviewed 28 April 2016 via mobile

Absolutely worth a visit. The microminiatures are absolutely amazing! I bought a souvenir booklet and had it personally signed by the man himself. We had a short but interesting conversation.

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Reviewed 25 April 2016

This incredible work done by Mykola Syadristy. He used to be a diver and able to hold his breath for long time. This is how his works were created! And, of course, through the microscope. ROSE INSIDE A HAIR and THE SHOD FLEA - are...More

Thank WrOlena
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Reviewed 7 April 2016

Miniature art. A microscope is needed to see these works of art that are smaller than the width of a hair. The beauty lies in the ability of the artist to create such pieces. The museum is small situated in the Larva complex, but worth...More

Thank Jodphd
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Reviewed 6 April 2016

Very nice place, very talented master. Pretty small museum, but great!!! It is worth seeing/ Highly recommend!

Thank j0nny1988
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Reviewed 5 April 2016

Really, this is one of those exhibits which must be seen to be believed! The microminiature carvings are amazing! It is hard to understand how anyone could have created this tiny, tiny, tiny works of art. Don't think you'll find such an exhibition anywhere else...More

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