Museum of Transcarpathian Applied Arts

Description:
The museum was created by merging two other ones — museum of applied arts and museum of ethnography and education.

The modern exposition displays a variety of folk artworks, such as: national costumes, embroidery, ceramics and wood carving. There's also a section dedicated to history of education in Mukacheve town. The other big part of the exposition consists of everyday items: wooden objects, pottery, weaving, wickerwork and household tools (loom, spinning wheels, etc).

Each item of the exhibition is one of a kind, with unique ornaments and technique.


In the museum visitors can also see a collection of printed materials on the topic: textbooks, monographies, scientific journals, conference programmes, exhibition catalogues, photobooks, and many more. Total number of exhibits in the museum — 411 items.

There not only guided tours available, but visitors can also take part in variety of seminars on folk culture and arts. The museum staff also conduct field expeditions for the purpose of collection replenishment.
Working hours:
9:00–17:00, lunch 13:00-14:00.
Saturday, Sunday and Monday are days off.
Entrance fees:
Free of charge.
Guided tours:
Tours are conducted free of charge.
Contact info:
Transcarpathian region
Mukacheve town
Y. Komensky St., 59

Tel.: +38 (095) 873-00-91
How to get there:
By public transport
Go by any train of Uzhgorod direction or by electric train Lviv-Mukacheve to Mukacheve town. Go by buses # 6 or 16 from Mukacheve railway station. The museum is located in the building of Mukacheve State University.
More information about public transport.

By car
Go along the road Kyiv — Lviv — Chop (M-06) and turn left near 'OKKO' filling station. Then follow road signs untill the town centre. The museum is located in the building of Mukacheve State University.
GPS:
48.4507  22.71427  convert to dd°mm'ss"
 

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