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Ivan Gonchar Museum, National Center of Folk Culture

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Address: Lavrska vul. 19, Kiev 01015, Ukraine
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A great primer on Ukrainian folk art and crafts

I had the opportunity to pay a quick visit to the Ivan Honchar museum today and I was impressed by the collection of art and artifacts on display. The diversity of objects helps... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 11 December 2016
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017

Though it is registered as "Ivan Gonchar Museum" to Tripadvisor, the correct name of this museum is "Ivan Honchar Museum". It's named after its founder, Ivan Makarovych Honchar (January 27, 1911 – June 18, 1993) – renowned community and cultural activist, sculptor, painter, graphic artist, and self-taught ethnographer and collector of Ukrainian folk art and culture. Located between tourist wise... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

I had the opportunity to pay a quick visit to the Ivan Honchar museum today and I was impressed by the collection of art and artifacts on display. The diversity of objects helps to give you a pretty good picture of everyday life around Ukraine in the 18th and 19th centuries. There are great displays of religious iconography and various... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 May 2014

A very great preservation of Ukrainian Culture with paintings, clothing, instruments and all that the Ukrainian Rich Culture is made from and why. A must see while in Kiev. We were blessed with performances from the Folk Group.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2012 via mobile

it's a good place to see if you'r interested in historical and cultural things. they organize some folk perfomances and popularize Ukrainian traditions.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 December 2011

This museum is close to Pechersk Lavra so after visiting that we stopped by here. Liked the collection of painted Easter eggs and the photos of people wearing traditional Ukrainian dress. There are also paintings, musical instruments, etc.

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