Wooden Craft Museum

Description:
The museum was created on the base of local Art college. The museum started its work in 1958, when the college still worked in Yavoriv. At that time a methodical room was formed for keeping the best wooden works of students and teachers. In 1963 the college together with the museum was removed to Ivano-Frankove village.
In museum exposition there are a lot of decorative plates with unique Yavoriv carving — flat-relief, relief and delicate one; Yavoriv chests and boxes, decorated with relief carving; pendants of various plates, decorated with Yavoriv carving. There are also wooden sculptures on fairy-tale topic as illustrations to literary works. The wooden sculptural portraits of I. Franko, B. Khmelnytsky, S. Melnyk, etc. are of great interest for the visitors. They will also enjoy a beautiful geometrical carving on boxes, chests, decorative plates, breadboards. In the museum exposition one can also see furniture of 50s of the XX c.: a writing table, two bookcases, an armchair and six chairs. The furniture is decorated with Yavoriv carving.
Working hours:
9:00-17:00
Entrance fee:
Free of charge.
Excursion rates:
Free of charge.
Contacts:
Lviv region
Yavoriv district
Ivano-Frankove village
Rynok Sq., 13 (ІІ building of Art college)

Теl.: +38 (03259) 3-33-73
How to get:
By public transport
From Lviv city (Yanivsky tsvyntar (cemetry) bus stop) go by any bus of Novoyavorivsk or Yavoriv directions (they set off every 20-30 minutes). The museum is situated in the village center.
Detailed information about public transport.

By car
From Lviv city centre go along T. Shevchenko street, then along the road M-10 to Ivano-Frankove village (Yaniv). The museum is situated in the village center.
GPS:
49.91991  23.73554  convert to dd°mm'ss"
 

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