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Address: Svitlovodska vul. 2, Chernivtsi 58023, Ukraine
Phone Number: +380 3722 62970
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Architecture-natural complex of Utility Enterprise “Chernivtsi Oblast...

Architecture-natural complex of Utility Enterprise “Chernivtsi Oblast Museum of Folk and Architecture and Way of Life” (further “Museum”) is located in the North Eastern outskirts of  Chernivtsi city, Ukraine.The decision about the creation of museum was made by the Decree of the Ministry Council of Ukraine №373 on July 19, 1977.Construction of museum was started in 1981 and was divided into two stages. First one included exposition zones “Khotynshchyna” and “Western Podnistrovya”.On July 5, 1986 museum was opened to visitors. Today’s exposition consists of two architecture-ethnographic zones: “Khotynshchyna” and “Western Podnistrovya”. It is planned to build two more architecture-ethnographic zones “Hutsul’shchyna”, “Prykarpattia” and archaeological sector ancient Bukovyna, which will reveal historic-ethnographic and natural peculiarities of the region. There are 35 architectural exhibits, which are typical examples of folk architecture of the second half of 18th – first half of 20th century.Funds of museum have 8,1 thousands units of storing. Among them 1,5 thousands are presented in the interiors of the buildings.

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Beautiful Bukovina

As I travelled around the whole southern Bucovina in Romania, I also wanted to see its northern part. Life in the countryside doesn't seems to be bothered by the border and... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 5 January 2015
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Suceava, Suceava, Romania
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

I wouldn't recommend this place for sightseeing - there are very few objects to see and some of them are closed (a lady unlocks them and hovers over you while you look around). But if you want to have barbecue or play with children - you can go - it's a nice green space.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2015

As I travelled around the whole southern Bucovina in Romania, I also wanted to see its northern part. Life in the countryside doesn't seems to be bothered by the border and traditions are kept the same on both the sides. The woman in this museum even knew some Romanian, which was advantage for me. :-) It is simillar to village... More 

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