Galytskiy district  Karaite history and culture museum


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Address:

Rizdvo square, 33,

Halych city


Description:

The museum was founded in June 2003. Its main activities are research and promotion of the cultural heritage of the Halician Karaite community. The museum complex consists of: exposition halls in the building 33 on Rizdvo square (it was opened in autumn of 2004); 10 Karaite houses of the beginning of century along Karaimska Street; foundations of Karaite church ruined in 1985 – “kenasy”; Karaite cemeteries in Zalukva village and in Halych city (Zamkova Street). The work of the museum is very important, especially now – when Karaite community is almost finishing its existence in Halych city.


Also visit:


The state Historical-and-Ethnographical Museum Berehynia

Museum of Hutsul embroidery

Ivan Franko museum in Lolyn village
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