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Kharkov Art Museum

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Address: ulitsa Sovnarkomovskaya 9, kv. 11, Kharkiv, Ukraine
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(256)95-3-99
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10:00 - 18:00
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Wed - Mon 10:00 - 18:00

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We liked the 20th century art collection, with its mixture of Soviet and Ukrainian themes. There are some famous paintings in the 19th century art as well. There are 4 exhibit... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 10 August 2016
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Toronto, Canada
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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2016

We liked the 20th century art collection, with its mixture of Soviet and Ukrainian themes. There are some famous paintings in the 19th century art as well. There are 4 exhibit halls and you can pick & choose which ones you wish to see. The entrance at the time was 10 Ukrainian hrivna (about $0.45 US) for each exhibit hall.... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2016

Has several floors with many rooms.There are nice paintings and works of good artists.You need a seprate ticket for photograpy.

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Brisbane, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 May 2016 via mobile

This gallery is well worth a visit if you ate in Kharkov. I enjoyed it very much and there was an exhibition on whole i was the of fabulous paintings. Highly recommended.

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Kharkiv, Ukraine
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 February 2016

Can't miss their collection of Ukrainian and russian paintings from 17th century, including famous Repin's painting "Zaporozhian Cossacks of Ukraine Writing a Letter in Reply to the Sultan of Turkey"

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Holladay, Utah
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2015

I absolutely loved the icons in this museum, very rare and something I have wanted to see for many years.

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Tokyo, Japan
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 June 2014

From old 17th century Icons, Ilya Repin's masterworks, great mariner painter Ayvazovsky, who was also a Kharkiv resident at time. If you like Ukrainian and Russian paintings, this is the place you don't want to miss. The admission price, even with a full photography permission to the galleries are less than 50 UAH, which is less than $5bucks! Because of... More 

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Copenhagen, Denmark
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 February 2014

I liked this museum, it had some really cool and beautiful paintings. Some paintings were in a bad shape, but that didn't bother me. The lightings can be rather annoying because sometimes it gets difficult to see the paintings properly.

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 April 2013

It was well worth the wait. The ticket price was so cheap and the show was so great. A must see if you are ever in Kharkiv.

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Kharkiv, Ukraine
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 April 2013

Here you can found Taras Shevchenko pictures and Repin picture "Cossaks write letter to Turkish sultal"

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Adelaide, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 March 2013

The building and many of the artworks are in a poor state of repair, but the art was interesting as a reflection of Ukrainian culture. My favourite piece was the Cossacks dictating a derisory response to a Turkish attempt at negotiation.

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