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Lystopadovoho Chynu vul. 6, Lviv 79000, Ukraine
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Reviewed 25 June 2018

A great place to take photos is the curving carved staircase! Doesn’t take long to go through the building. No furniture...Just the architecture. You can imagine what it was like in it’s time. The fire p,aces and parquet floors are beautiful!

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Reviewed 17 June 2018

We put this place on our list of things to see while in Lviv but we actually stumbled across it quite by chance, which gave our visit a rather serendipitous feel to it. It doesn't take long to go round but it provides a flavour...More

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Reviewed 20 April 2018 via mobile

The building of exchange in the past, this house of scientists holds a breathtaking wooden Interior, big mirrors and atmosphere of the late 19 - early 20th century. Save an hour for this place - it is situated right next to the main building of...More

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Reviewed 2 November 2017

Bright modern interior of the central hall, with a carved wooden staircase, will not leave indifferent fans of architecture!

1  Thank Viktor K
Reviewed 18 August 2017

The house of scientists used to be an old Polish casino and you can still notice the spirit of that past times in the building. Wonderful interiors made of wood are a perfect example of a long and pasionate Polish history of Lwów and its...More

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Reviewed 18 August 2017

This IS the place where you must have your camera with you. The design (some parts need restoration though) is great.

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Reviewed 24 July 2017

I don't think I've seen something more beautiful in a while. This is a must see in Lviv. Just don't go there on the wedding days (Friday and Saturday) since there are a lot of couples and it will be harder to make a good...More

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Reviewed 5 June 2017

This must have been a amazing Casino when it opened. Today it is called "House of Scientists" very nice interior sadly the lights where not on to take great pics. Certainly worth a visit. The entrance fee was very little and no fee to take...More

Thank sigzag
Reviewed 4 June 2017

Great exterior. Very intricate carved wood staircase. Great exterior and interior. This was at one time a casino. Nice f you have spare time in Lviv

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Reviewed 12 May 2017

This building was originally built in the early 1900s when Austria was in control of the area. The architecture is amazing because the heating is done by fireplaces on the main floor but is circulated through the room to heat the upstairs as well. The...More

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