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  History Museum, Kharkiv, Ukraine
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      History Museum, Kharkiv, Ukraine
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  • Kharkiv, Ukraine - Kharkiv
      Kharkiv, Ukraine
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  • Kharkiv, Ukraine - Kharkiv
      Kharkiv, Ukraine
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  • Kharkiv, Ukraine - Kharkiv
      Kharkiv, Ukraine
    by hunterV
  • Kharkiv, Ukraine - Kharkiv
      Kharkiv, Ukraine
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It’s one of the oldest museums in Ukraine, a center of the country study of Kharkiv region.
Kharkiv region is known to have been Free Village Area in old Russia.
That was the place where runaway serfs could have a piece of land to settle, explore and live there without fear of being caught again.
This fine city museum contains about 250,000 exhibits of national value, among them different collections and rare documents.
There are regular exhibitions:
* The World of the Past” (antiques from the 18th – 20th centuries from Kharkiv area);

*At the Turn of the Centuries (the region’s archeology);

*Arsenal
(3D-pictures, ancient weapons and armor);

The Mysterious Treasures (Scythian works of at made of gold, other treasures found in the area);

*Kharkiv in 1941-1943
(WWII exhibits);

*Free Village Area: painting (exhibition of the works of S.Vassilkivsky, a local painter).

Address: 5 University Street
othercontact: 12 76 84
Phone: 0572 12 75 68

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  • Updated Nov 12, 2011
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