Oselia Roztochia Museum of Antiquities

Nov 25 2021 Published by under

Do you know what is a ternytsia, a spindle, a reel, a millstone, a brush for combing flax, a rubel, a nochva, a masnychka, a makitra…?

Do you know how to use these tools?

Undoubtedly, you have to visit the Museum of Antiquities to find out and see for yourself what tools helped our ancestors in everyday life and household. There are items for folk crafts - pottery, weaving, woodworking, and cooperage production.

Колекція сумок бабусі місцевої мешканки

Contacts: 

03259 3-31-35, 096 714 18 53 - Mariya

How to get there:

In the village of Dubrovytsia, take the turn to the military training base. Drive up the bad road for four kilometers and, without entering the military base, turn right twice. This way, you will get to the Mochary tract, to the location of Oselia Roztochia recreational center. There you can find the museum.

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Museum of Yavoriv painting

Nov 25 2021 Published by under

Yavoriv painting originated in the 18th century and has its old traditions. It was most often used to decorate chests. People used Yavoriv painting for wooden toys - horses, butterflies, birds, carts. They were made of wood with an original design, mechanics for each toy, and were designed to be simple, realistic, and attractive. As a rule, the ornament consisted of plant and geometric motifs.

The Museum of History of Arts and Crafts of Yavoriv Region operates at the Yosyp Stanko Art Vocational School. It represents the long-term heritage of masters and famous graduates of different periods. The exposition of the museum includes products made of wood, typha, and metal. The basis of the exhibits are wooden products with all kinds of carvings, but the emphasis is on Yavoriv carving, the founder of which is considered to be Joseph Stanko.

Yavoriv painting is distinguished by characteristic elements - flowers, roses, stars, wreaths, ducks, curves, dots, dashes. The prevailing colors are green, yellow, and red.

Contacts:

Lviv region
Yavoriv district
Ivano-Frankivsk town
Rynok Square, 13 (II building of the Art Vocational School)

Tel.: +38 (03259) 3-33-73

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The ecological and educational center

Nov 26 2021 Published by under

The Ecocenter of the Yavoriv National Nature Park is the so-called starting point of acquaintance with the Roztochia region. Here you will find interesting information about protected areas, rich flora, and fauna, history of the region, culture, and life of locals.

There is a modern multimedia conference room for 50 people for seminars, meetings, conferences, presentations, lessons, and more.

The Ecological and Educational Center also has a biodiversity room, which introduces landscapes, typical and rare species of flora, and fauna of the Roztochia region.

Its library has a wide range of scientific, natural, and ecological-educational literature.

There is an ecological classroom for students from schools and universities, and for workshops on Yavoriv painting.

In the museum rooms, you can see objects of different historical ages. Here you will see the arrowheads of the Scythians, battle-axes of Goths, rings from the times of Kyiv Rus, and many interesting items of use from different eras. You will also see the weapons, authentic clothes, originals of documents, photos of soldiers of WWI and WWII. These exhibits were found during search expeditions, and they are "living witnesses" of the brutal fighting that took place in the modern territory of the park.

Contacts:

Yaremche city, 6 V. Stusa Street, Ivano-Frankivsk region. Ukraine 78500

+38 03259 3 31 35

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