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Transcarpathian Museum of Local Lore named after Tyvodar Lehotskyi

🕒 Date of last update of the article: 24.02.2024 at 11:20 а.m   |  🖋 Author: Viktor Shatrov

The Museum of Local Lore is the largest museum in the Transcarpathian region. The museum was founded on 20.06.1945 in the city of Uzhgorod. At that time, it was called the Folk Museum of Transcarpathian Ukraine and was housed in 17 rooms of the former zupanat. The museum included departments of ethnography, nature, and social construction. In June 1946, the People’s Museum was reorganised into a historical and local history museum and moved to the Uzhgorod Fortress in March-April 1947. At that time, there were 10,000 exhibits. Today, the museum has over 133,000 exhibits.

Закарпатський краєзнавчий музей імені Тиводара Легоцького

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Brief overview

🗺 Location N48°37′18″ E22°18′24″
🔰 Date of establishment June 20, 1945
🏛 Museum Fund About 150,000 exhibits
👩‍🦳 Director Olga Shumovska
🧭 Distance from the center of Uzhgorod Near
🚙 Road for Car, on foot
🏕 Stop with a tent No
🏡 Housing nearby Uzhgorod
☕ Cafes and shops Uzhgorod
🌍 Address Kapitulna Street, 33
🕒 Work schedule Tuesday-Sunday from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Monday is a day off
☎ Phone for help +380312614432

Detailed description of the Transcarpathian Regional Museum of Local Lore (Uzhgorod)

The Museum of Local Lore has the largest collection of Bronze Age and Celtic antiquities in our country. The numismatic collection is also of great value, with more than 12,000 ancient Roman, Austrian, Hungarian, Polish, Czech, Ukrainian and other banknotes. The collection of rare books is noteworthy, including the 1581 Ostroh Bible by Ivan Fedorov, the 1519 Ruska Bible by Francis Skoryna, and the 1401 Royal Gospel. The collection of folk musical instruments is also interesting.

The museum is open daily (except Monday) from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Monday is a day off.

How to get to the Transcarpathian Museum of Local Lore in Uzhgorod?

 Walking route

🔰 Start From Uzhgorod-2 bus station
🚶 Walking distance (via Kapitulna Street) 650 meters
🕒 Approximate time 9 minutes
⬇ Descent From 183 to 163 m

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Tours and excursions

voivodship waterfall
1 day (10 hours)
From 600 ₴
Лісовий готель «Тихий кут» у Гуті
6 Prykordonna St., Huta village
+380 ....
from 750₴/day
готель ужгород
Shandora Petefi Square, 4-6, Uzhgorod
+380 ....

temporarily closed
emerald hotel
Malokamyana street, 10, Uzhgorod
+380 ....

from 1100 ₴/night
Кімната Гоголь 14
вул. Миколи Гоголя, 14, Ужгород
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від 999 ₴/ніч

Where to eat?

Ресторан «Камелот» біля Ужгорода
28 Uzhanska St., Kamyanytsia village
+380 ....
Корчма «Деца у нотаря»
street of Karpatska Ukraina, 98, Uzhgorod
+380 ....
Бістро-паб «Годинка» в Ужгороде
Uzhgorod, Independence embankment, 2
+380 ....
Vegetarian eco-cafe "Yasne Sonechko"
Uzhgorod, Mynayska Street, 6A
+380 ....
Кондитерське кафе Штефаньо в Ужгороді
Uzhgorod, Dukhnovycha Street, 16
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Кафе Кактус в Ужгороде
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Leisure activities nearby

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Bicycle rental "Velofan" in Uzhgorod
Uzhgorod, 9B Generala Svobody Street
+380 ....
Bicycle rental Uzhgorod
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Віктор Шатров

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Author of the article: Viktor Shatrov

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He was born and lived all his life in Uzhhorod. He graduated with a gold medal from Uzhhorod School No. 1 named after Taras Shevchenko (now Uzhhorod Lyceum named after Taras Shevchenko). He studied at the History Department of UzhNU, graduating with honours in 2009. He worked as a senior researcher at the Transcarpathian Museum of Folk Architecture and Life, a lecturer at the East European Slavic University.