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Mykola Syadristy Microminiatures Museum

Lavrskaya St., 9, Kiev 02000, Ukraine
(044) 255 1237
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Ranked #6 of 323 Attractions in Kiev
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Museums
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Type: Museums
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Mon - Fri 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

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Kiev
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114 reviews 114 reviews
19 attraction reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

This is an amazing museum the likes of which I have not seen in any other place. It is well worth finding in the Lavra Museum and only takes a few minutes to go through. The different pieces are amazing to see through the microscopes. The items are beautiful besides the incredible amount of work that must have been needed... More 

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Clitheroe, United Kingdom
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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

The micro-miniatures are the must see if you are in Kiev. The extraordinary guy who makes them (Mykola Syadristy) may also be on site, which is an extra bonus.

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Brisbane, Australia
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9 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2014

Royalty and many world leaders have visited this museum. This display was also in Australia in 1988 for our expo. To see a chess set carved onto the head of a pin? in Gold? wow amazing!!!!

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Lecco, Italy
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33 attraction reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

I went here beacuse I'm courious... The museum is inside the "Lavra area" in Kiev city Centre. Is so beautiful look inside the microscope to see so small gold things. This artist is a genius! Lovable!

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Kiev, Ukraine
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41 attraction reviews
79 helpful votes 79 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

It's a small museum inside the Lavra complex containing less than 20 miniatures. but each it's an amazement of industriosity and tiny details: a tiny galeon, a book. It's no more than 20 minutes but worth a stop while in Lavra.

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

I thought it was interesting but not amazing. For a few Euro its interesting to see the miniatures with the extreme details but it seemed dated. Maybe it was the style of the room that seemed so horribly plain that would drag down the exhibits. The staff was extremely kind and helpful. Something to see in the Lavra complex.

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Sydney, Australia
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21 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

located within the Pechersk Lavra, this tiny museum showcases about 10 actual miniature items of its type which seems very uncommon elsewhere in the world. worth seeing as it is part of the Pechersk Lavra UNESCO world heritage site. Photographing is almost impossible

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2014

I liked the artwork impressive property. With amazing creation of man made creations past several centuries. Beautifully designed rooms. I disliked the time to get in due to huge queue.

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Dusseldorf, Germany
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168 helpful votes 168 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2014

The technic was obviously very high. The shoes for flea was the most impressive and interesting one. However, I think the art for small is not as impressive as large one such as large pictures and architectures. As a result, this is enough for me to visit one time.

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Hellerup, Denmark
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2013

Very impressive pieces of work, but don't expect anything extraordinary from the venue. Quite small room with limited information in English. I don't think they redecorated it since the 80s.

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