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This ancient city is the capital of Ukraine and one of the biggest cities in Europe, which is located in the north-central region of the country and is also the largest city in Ukraine with a population of 2.6 million. For centuries it is famous for its beauty and cultural heritage. Modern Kyiv is the administrative, economic, scientific, cultural and educational center of independent Ukraine.

It has been standing on steep hills overlooking the Dnipro River for more than 1,500 years. According to the ancient legend, Kyiv was founded by the three brothers Kyi, Schek and Khoryv and their sister Lybid, and it was named after the eldest brother Kyi. It is known as the mother city for all Eastern Slavic peoples. Kyiv Rus is the state from which Ukraine, Russia and Belarus are all descended.

In 2005, Kyiv was the site of the 50th Eurovision Music Festival. In 2012 Kyiv was one of four Ukrainian host city of UEFA European Football Championship 2012.

Modern Kyiv is the administrative, economic, scientific, cultural and educational center of independent Ukraine.

We can talk a lot about this city history, culture, architecture and art. We propose not only to hear about it but to see everything with your own eyes. You will have an opportunity to touch the mystery of ancient and modern times.

“The city of Kyiv is splendid, happy city. Above the spilled Dnipro it is all in chestnuts’ green, all in rays of sun…” Mikhail Bulgakov

Recommended restaurants in Kyiv

Main points of region which you have to visit are:

1. Sightseeing and Churches of Kyiv:


2. Museums

  • National Art Museum of Ukraine
  • Mikhail Boulgakov Memorial House-Museum
  • National Museum of Chernobyl
  • World War II museum
  • Ukrainian Museum of Folk Architecture and Rural Life in Pirogovo
  • Cultural Heritage Museum
  • Ivan Honchar’s Museum, Centre of Folk Art
  • Kyiv Fortress
  • Museum of Russian Art
  • National Museum of the History of Ukraine
  • National Medical Museum of Ukraine
  • State Museum of Decorative Folk Art
  • Water Museum

3. Kyiv Monuments


4. Theaters and Concert Halls

  • Theater of Drama and Comedy
  • National Academic Theater named after I. Franko
  • National Academic Theater of Opera and Ballet
  • Conservatory
  • National Philharmonic of Ukraine
  • Theater of Russian Drama named after Lesya Ukrainka
  • House of Organ and Chamber Music
  • "Bravo" Kiev Drama Theater
  • "Cherny Kvadrat"
  • Puppet Theater
  • Cafe-Theater "Koleso"
  • Concert Hall "Ukrainian Palace"

5. Art Galleries

  • Ukraine Art Gallery "Arsenal"
  • "Triptych" gallery
  • Atelier "Karas"
  • "SOVIART" gallery
  • "ARTEast" Gallery
  • Kyiv Art Gallery

6. Parks and Gardens


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