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Ukrainian Institute of America

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Small museum next to the MET. 50 minutes should be enough to see all of it. $8 General Admission... read more

Reviewed January 27, 2018
Fayetteville, North Carolina
via mobile
wonderful venue, helpful and welcoming staff, a cultural experience

I have come to the Ukrainian Institute many times for culture events, concerts and art shows. Even... read more

Reviewed January 20, 2018
barry m
New York City, New York
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27 Jan 2018
20 Jan 2018
“wonderful venue, helpful and welcoming staff, a cultural experience”
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2 E 79th St, New York City, NY 10075-0106
Upper East Side
+1 212-288-8660
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Reviewed January 27, 2018 via mobile

Small museum next to the MET. 50 minutes should be enough to see all of it. $8 General Admission. Special Exhibition “Five Elements of War” was amazing and worth the trip. Real cause behind this art, sending a message about what’s going on between Ukraine...More

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Reviewed January 20, 2018

I have come to the Ukrainian Institute many times for culture events, concerts and art shows. Even though we are not Ukrainian, we have always been welcome, and enjoyed our visits entirely. I suggest to visit their web site, or join their email list for...More

2  Thank barry m
Reviewed October 16, 2017

Very interesting tour of the institute especially the information about the renovations which took place after a Prada rental. Discovered beautiful oak pillars which had been painted over and are now on view in the board room. Amazing views of the Park and an am...More

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Reviewed September 27, 2017

This hidden gem of a museum / institute is fantastic, and it is housed in a beautiful Upper East Side mansion, so the admission price is worth it just to see the inside of the mansion. They had a few exhibits, some was very abstract....More

1  Thank 1AnnieEliza
Reviewed June 30, 2017 via mobile

I always admired this beautiful mansion from a far and finally decided to go in; it was AMAZING! I learned so much about the history of Ukraine, and about the previous owners of the home. The exhibit on the Veterans was also very thought provoking;...More

1  Thank adrianna99
Reviewed October 19, 2015 via mobile

Featured without the regular furniture, but still really impressive, I really enjoyed the OHNY tour. Thanks to the foresight of an early property developer, the whole block is a fine example of pre WW I. But only the Institute is open to the public.

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Reviewed November 8, 2014

My boyfriend and I chanced upon the Ukrainian Institute as we were headed out of Central Park, and I insisted we go in for a dose of Slavic culture. The building has some really impressive architectural elements, inside and out. An exhibition on Maidan and...More

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stretch, like The Metropolitan Museum of Art and the
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