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National Museum “The Memorial in Commemoration of Famines’ Victims

Lavrska vul. 3, Kiev 01015, Ukraine
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most other contributers have 'said it all' - this is a must visit - incredible to learn from the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
markelders
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Amersham, United Kingdom
A great tribute

I knew a bit about the famine in Ukraine during Soviet times so it was interesting to see a... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
ldgp14
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Walsall, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

most other contributers have 'said it all' - this is a must visit - incredible to learn from the information at this stunning monument about the 'forced famine' of the 1930s, it is something today we find hard to imagine. please go and see /...More

Thank markelders
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I knew a bit about the famine in Ukraine during Soviet times so it was interesting to see a memorial of this whilst admittedly on our way to somewhere else.

Thank ldgp14
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

In this museum they show you what horribel things that happened during holodomor. Both with a lot of symbols like the monument formed like a light with birds trying to break free, and with a lot of facts books with names on the people who...More

Thank Jens J
Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

Came here by an accident and was really pleased with this beautiful architecture. It's really tragic what happened and it's important for us to remember, so it never happens again. Recommend everyone to visit it if you are in the area.

1  Thank Nikita K
Reviewed 8 August 2017

This memorial is quite haunting. On approach you hear the soft chimes of the bells that lure you closer and down into the museum. Inside is an account of the Soviet Ukraine induced famine of 1932 and 1933 at instigation of Mr Stalin. There is...More

1  Thank FairCityFrasie
Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

On a cloudy day I was walking past this monument on my way to the Rodina mat' and WW2 museum. At first I only heard the bells playing this sad melody and decided to walk towards them. I had now idea what it was but...More

1  Thank Maria F
Reviewed 4 August 2017

Moving interesting memorial space near several other national monuments. Easily walkable from city transportation, great view of the city from the area/spaces

Thank earthtrekers123
Reviewed 14 July 2017

I think everyone should visit this museum. It is a part of our history that we should never forget. It leaves you with a good reason to think about how lucky you are living today

Thank Sanna_25
Reviewed 7 June 2017

Only a 15min walk from 'Arsenalna' metro station. The museum is below the Holodomor monument situated in a peaceful park. The museum is very small, you can see everything in about 40mins. There's a video in English which was very interesting. Admission was 9UAH for...More

Thank EuropeanCookie
Reviewed 2 June 2017

This is a most important place to visit in order to get a picture of the history of the Ukrainian people. This forgotten evil at the hands of Stalin will grip you and remind you of how evil man can be and how resilient the...More

1  Thank Yankeerev
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