Museum of Regional Ethnography and History

Description:
The museum was opened in 1998 in one of the school rooms in order to preserve all the materials collected during many years by the pupils and teachers. They constantly provide searching and research work — notice the legends, fairy-tales, local proverbs and sayings, reminiscences of old people. Besides, they learn local traditions and customs, everyday life of local people and gather the ancient things — folk clothes, agricultural implements, household utensils. The modern museum exposition is a result of those activities.

The museum exposition is divided into two sections: historic one and that of regional ethnography. The historic section materials inform about known and unknown facts in local history, prominent people of the region, traditions and customs. Some exhibits tell about the development of education in the region, schools of the past and their famous graduates. The collection of ancient icons and that of folk clothes are of great significance.

The section of regional ethnography has a look of a village front room. Here one can see a table and benches, household utensils, ancient agricultural implements. There is also the modern exhibition 'Nature and Fantasy'.


Working hours:
8:30-16:30; closed on Saturday and Sunday.
Entrance fee:
Free of charge.
Contacts:
Transcarpathian region
Velyky Berezny district
Velyky Berezny vil.
Radyanska St. 70 (secondary school building)

Теl.: +38 (095) 853-27-17
How to get:
By public transport
Go to Uzhgorod by plane, by train or by bus, then go by bus Uzhgorod — Lyuta or Uzhgorod — Krasiya to Velyky Berezny village. The school building is situated in the village center.
Detailed information about public transport.

By car
From Lviv or via Lviv the shortest way is via Turka village, but it could be rather extremal (snowy in winter), we recommend you to go via Uzhgorod (road Kyiv — Lviv — Chop), then go along the road P-39 to Velyky Berezny village. The school building is situated in the village center.
GPS:
48.89617  22.45893  convert to dd°mm'ss"
 

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