We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Museum of Folk Architecture and Life

Features Animals
Closed Now: 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Open today: 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Book In Advance
502
All photos (502)
Full view
Certificate of Excellence
Traveler Overview
  • Excellent70%
  • Very good22%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
Travelers talk about
About
Closed Now
Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
See all hours
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
33°
20°
Feb
41°
26°
Mar
54°
36°
Apr
Contact
Chernecha Hora vul. 1, Lviv 79014, Ukraine
Website
+380 68 525 9185
Call
Improve This Listing
Ways to Experience Museum of Folk Architecture and Life
from $17.27
More Info
Reviews (320)
Filter reviews
111 results
Traveler rating
71
27
9
4
0
Traveler type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
More languages
71
27
9
4
0
Show reviews that mention
All reviews farm houses homes and churches wooden building mushroom soup musical instruments western ukraine different parts easter eggs sunny day few hours short visit children and adults old lady huge park tour group wear comfortable shoes nice park
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 111 reviews
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This beautiful open-air museum featured displays of different regional styles of farmsteads, windmills, churches and schools all surrounded by forest. As it had snowed the whole previous day and night, the place looked even more surreal covered in a white blanket of snow. Most of...More

Date of experience: February 2018
1  Thank thomasozbun
Reviewed January 15, 2019

this one is much smaller then the piragova museum, but if you have only little time to visit kyiv but you want to experience or get some idea about the rural live this is good to visit too. Piragova if you have a full day,...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank artclassics
Reviewed December 18, 2018

My friend and I visited last Sunday - it had been snowing every second of that entire weekend. We arrived just as they were opening and had to wait a few minutes for the cashier. It's a really lovely place to stroll around. The reason...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Katja S
Reviewed November 8, 2018

Well aorta a visit as the buildings moved here showcase life from different parts of Western Ukraine at different periods. A little distance from city centre but we got a taxi and had him wait while we toured. Visiting a site like this adds to...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Vera P
Reviewed October 10, 2018

I had some extra days in Lviv and decided to give this museum a try. I was on my own, and the museum was so big that I was afraid to get lost: I really had to focus where I was going and how to...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank vankrimpenmaarten
Reviewed August 26, 2018

This was a hidden gem! Worth the walk up the hill from the main road and only cost 30UAH (<£1) to get in. Definitely pick up the map at the entrance too and there is a downloadable audio-guide app for extra info. This is such...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank peppermint_dreamer
Reviewed August 10, 2018

A varied collection of old wooden buildings from the region, re-erected in a pleasant wooded site. We took the tram from the centre of Lviv (the Tourist Information Office was helpful in this). When we got off at the designated stop a helpful lady also...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank WessexWanderer
Reviewed August 5, 2018

Lots of village homes, stores, farms, & churches. Most of country's history is better represented by these reassembled & replica places than typical tourist architecture. The map shows 2 food places-- but both were closed & looked like they haven't opened for years. Outside main...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank senorbrx
Reviewed July 31, 2018

This amazing outdoor museum/village is probably the most visited attraction in Lviv. Created from a wide collection of regional folk architecture that was transported to Shevchenskyi Hai, it features thatched cottages, barns, and a schoolhouse,all decorated inside and out with genuine artifacts that portray rural...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank CJW913
Reviewed July 24, 2018

Great place to know the rural and countryside life of Ukraine. It is very big so be prepared to walk a lot or you can also hire golf cart to move around.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank YuktiAgrawal
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 66 nearby hotels
Kavalier Boutique Hotel
163 reviews
.55 miles away
Eney Hotel
71 reviews
.88 miles away
Eurohotel
312 reviews
1.19 miles away
Vintage Boutique Hotel
209 reviews
1.42 miles away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 680 nearby restaurants
Chaykhana Samarkand
314 reviews
1.11 miles away
Kafe Jerusalem
156 reviews
1.10 miles away
Stargorod
336 reviews
1.26 miles away
Tarta by Mrs.GREENWICH
81 reviews
1.23 miles away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 272 nearby attractions
Insomnia - The Haunted House
554 reviews
1.33 miles away
Church of St. Andrew
103 reviews
1.36 miles away
Lychakiv Cemetery
1,106 reviews
.88 miles away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
Monica B
July 3, 2017|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from Kostyantyn V | Reviewed this property |
Full entrance ticket costs UAH 30. Group excursion UAH 100.
0
Votes
AnneR3160
March 26, 2017|
Answer
Response from Kostyantyn V | Reviewed this property |
Not sure they offer such tours on spot, but you may book the English guided tour in the city - that's for sure.
0
Votes