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I was not sure if i would enjoy this part of our Kyiv guided tour - I did!
The small museum takes about 15/20 minutes to see and it is very interesting. I is amazing how he did it in such fantastic minute detail. The...More
Popped into the Microminiatures Museum while visiting Pechersk-Lavra and spent a fun 15 minutes there. We came early morning and were the only ones there so weren't able to sneak any photos. Despite this it was fascinating to view the intricate art through a microscope,...More
Amazingly detailed micro miniatures. One more appealing than the other but nevertheless very nice to see.
In the center they currently display quotes of Lenin, Stalin, Hitler and Mussolini as this subject was extensively studied by Mykola Syadistry. Unfortunately the quotes are in Russian. Fortunately...More
This small museum has a selection of the most incredible artworks - sculptures so tiny that you have to view them through microscopes. Definitely worth a visit if you’re visiting the Lavra Pechersk complex. Whether or not the sculptures themselves appeal to your artistic tastes,...More
This place has the best things i have ever seen! Though I literally found it by accident I was searching for another thing, it’s somehow hidden in a corner... but what i’ve seen is amazing and going there is a must! I will go there...More
Mykola Syadristy has been making microminiatures for over 50 years. This small museum within the Lavra Monastery complex displays a number of his microminiature masterpieces that are beyond belief. Included is a flea with golden shoes, a chess board and chess pieces on the head...More
I was really amazed with this art exhibition. I have never seen such exhibition and micro sculptures and portraits before. I cannot believe that a human being was able to create such small, detailed and beautiful objects. I highly recommend this place. Unfortunately some of...More