The Pirogovo Tour
This is a tour to Museum Pirogovo that is classified as “open air museum”
and is located on the outskirts of Kiev. The territory of Pirogovo is a hilly terrain
area of 150 hectares, of which there are more than 300 exhibits collected throughout
the country. Pirogovo Museum will give you a chance to stroll the quiet streets
of the unique Ukrainian village, which presents architectural forms and life all over
This tour includes:
- Hotel pick up
- Transfer on a very comfortable car
- Entrance tickets to the territory
- English speaking guide
- Traditional Ukrainian lunch
- Hotel drop off
Duration: 3-4 hours
Please send us an email if you have any questions!
for 1 person - $60
2-3 guests - $40 each
4-10 guests - $30 each
Trip to Pirogovo: an open-air fairytale
Built in different historical periods, almost 100 buildings of Pirogovo represent various regions of Ukraine. They make one of the biggest European open-air museum of Ukraine. The museum of the national architecture and the way of life in the village Pirogovo provide an architectural and landscape complex to visualize all historical and ethnographic regions of Ukraine. Pirogovo open-air museum in Kyiv region was based in the village of Pirogovo on the outskirts of Kiev in 1969.
The first visitors were in 1976. For the last 30 years of its existence the Pirogovo museum (Kyiv) had collected quite rich exhibits which present different historical regions of Ukraine. Except of the residential premises once, on the territory of 147 hectares are situated 5 churches, 3 campanili, 18 mills, 3 smithies, school, and other native kind of architecture buildings which are always interesting. Every your trip will give you an opportunity to find new sides of this place. And all of these unique things are in one location - Pirogovo museum.
Do not try to see everything during one day. The total length of the excursion routes is more than 12 km. It is better to choose several regions of Ukraine respectively which made up the exposition: Poltava, Polesie, Carpathians, Middle Dnieper, Podillya, South - and go! The regions’ specifics of Ukraine are perfectly visible in the museum. Clothes, things of the way of life, and others show us the culture of Ukraine in Pirogovo.
If your visit coincides with the national fests or fairs, you are lucky! Then you have an opportunity to help blacksmith or miller in their work. Just try! It is so unusual and interesting. Are you tired? Wanna eat? Please, restaurant or some cafes are at your services! Pirogovo in Kyiv is one of the greatest historical places in Ukraine. It is exactly a must see!