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Johann Georg Pinzel museum of Lviv Sacral Baroque Sculpture

Mytna pl. 2, Lviv 79008, Ukraine
75 69 66
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Gorgeous art pieces of wooden Baroque period

I fell in love with those sculptures, they are absolutely astonishing. The expression, passion and... read more

Reviewed 5 May 2018
Анастасия Л
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Wroclaw, Poland
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I was impressed!

This museum located into former church( monastery), and you can see not only a exposition of... read more

Reviewed 29 March 2018
Olga084
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Minsk, Belarus
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Mytna pl. 2, Lviv 79008, Ukraine
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Reviewed 5 May 2018 via mobile

I fell in love with those sculptures, they are absolutely astonishing. The expression, passion and tragedy in the figures are definetly crossing the line between the static object and emotional personification. So worth of visit!

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Reviewed 29 March 2018

This museum located into former church( monastery), and you can see not only a exposition of wonderful sculptures, but nice paintings on walls and on floor...

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Reviewed 22 July 2017

first off, there's no doubt in my mind that pinzel was a master artist of a very high order. the sculptures of the angel Elizabeth and joachim in this museum really Justified the visit. but where are all the other sculptures? when is the exhibition...More

Thank Andrea K
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Reviewed 7 June 2017

Panels have been erected along interior walls of a church. Within those screens one can see a great sculpture collection, both baroque as well as modern. As art is of particular interest to me, I enjoyed this place very much. Whilst there I also enjoyed...More

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Reviewed 6 June 2017

Another wonderful museum that's worth the visit! I can certainly enjoy my time there enjoying different genres of sculptures, paintings, watercolour drawings, as well as statues...it's great

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Reviewed 4 June 2017

Yes there is a entrance fee but it is like one Euro and you are allowed to take pictures. The place is not very large but the sculptures are very interesting yes it is worth a visit if you are interested in sculptures.

Thank sigzag
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Reviewed 26 November 2016

In the end of the 18th c., Lviv was one of Europe's leading centres of late Baroque/Rococo sculpture. To see the masterpieces by Johann Georg Pinsel and other local artists just go to former Franciscan church which hosts exhibition of mesmerizing sculptures in their Baroque...More

Thank tomekzmiastalodzi
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Reviewed 9 November 2015

I have seen the Pinzel work both here, once in Kivy and in Paris. It continues amaze where ever. As one walks around L'viv one sees other works either from Pinzel or his school. Look in the museum for the carved foot in the ceiling...More

1  Thank AvHdB
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Reviewed 28 August 2015

Very beatuful place for people, who like such art. At least, you can find something unknown there. This is unique museum with exhibition of sculpters

1  Thank Vladyslav B
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Reviewed 27 August 2015

I studied about the mysterious master Pinsel at uni- nobody knows where he came from, but he created real etherical masterpieces of rococo using revolutionary techniques. These expressive sculptures which survived the dark communistic ages are on show in a former church. This is a...More

1  Thank marulon
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