Popov Castle, Vasylivka

The Vasylivka Historical and Architectural Museum-Reserve "Popov Manor House" is an established museum complex at a partly preserved manor house built between 1864 and 1884 near the town of Vasylivka, Ukraine by Vasili Popov Jr. .The historical and cultural reserve was created on 29 January 1993 in place of the existing Vasylivka museum of local history.Manor HouseIts Gothic Revival design is attributed to Nicholas Benois. The main house had a telescope, a picture gallery, and an ethnographic museum. The castle was looted by the Bolsheviks and ruined by the Germans in the Second World War. Restoration works did not start until the 1990s.
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  • Be sure to visit. Few people know about it and hardly anyone expects from a small town. But I recommend that you go and see. Not only on railway road Kremljovskuju wall, and what's inside. She often had friends know him for many years. Brought a photographer from Zaporozhye for wedding photo shoots. He was skeptical, but when he entered the courtyard, you couldn't tear myself away from the lens.
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  • A very unusual place. the eye you can see little and the heart feels and imagination draws pictures. Yes, it can be seen that all harvested grains and that the Soviet Union did her best to obliterate this architectural monument and symbol of wealth. Street Museum, lonely Pinnacle, the only surviving of loud names. in General take visiting family this place, it fully embodies the history of our region
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  • Manor of razorjonnaja and completely Popov landlords view in 1917. respectively. For Taurus this was almost a lock. Interestingly, the name of the town Vasylivka already several centuries, retains the name of the founder of the Manor of yuanshi son Popa-Vasily Popov. This family was in possession of the Popovs ' mansion more than 50000 hectares of land in the Tauride province that Vasily Popov probably got over the Potemkin. Apparently from the income from these lands descendants of Basil and built his homestead. Showroom is a few rooms in the former "Guest House". There is not a large collection of placed objects that locals looted in the Manor Started a hundred years ago, and now some of their descendants piece stolen back already in the Museum. The Popovs ' Mansion House and Grand stables with towers do not have access due to the dilapidated condition, they can only watch from the outside. When visiting the Homestead Popov need to take a tour, because the most interesting thing in this museum it is the history of this initially and family nezakonorozhdennnoj bezrodniy built almost in the desert steppe of Tavria Castle. Admission fee only on the territory of the Manor, without visiting the exhibition rooms-15 UAH. Entrance to the "Guest House"-25 UAH. A complete tour of the Castle, prododzhitelnostju more than two hours, costs 50 UAH. (about $2). Very strange that in vasilevka, through which highway do not have any advertising Museum, although it is a transit town, and by passes many potential Museum visitors, even the unsuspecting of his existence. The museum management or none at all, or it is too weak.
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  • Until recently, did not even know that a neighbouring area has a real old Castle. Here, nearby, in a Vasilevka! And don't need to go to Mukachevo, Lutsk, Kamenets Podolsky or in Lviv region, to touch the real history and see quite an interesting structure. The castle is really very beautiful on the outside but inside ... Within the visit failed because the building is in disrepair and is literally falling apart before our eyes. Unfortunately money for its restoration is not and hardly foreseeable. Funds collected at the expense of local and visiting charity, but of course they are not enough. Therefore, as sad as it may sound, should hurry to have time to see this gem of Zaporozhye region.
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  • Good place! Many buildings with interesting architecture. The Museum contains a large number of paintings that show that this place was in the early 19th century. before the revolution. Also many parts of everyday life of those times, documents, coins etc. The complex is gradually being restored. It is a pity that nevcìlìv himself. :-( Everyone who rides the sea in Simferopol Highway known post of TRAFFIC POLICE "flying saucer" in Vasilyevka, from her estate to the minute road-go not regret it!
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  • Did not know that in our area there are places ... An ancient castle. Though restored yet still enjoy and adults, and malyshne. Plus Technology Museum, there is something to see.
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  • Interesting place. There is a small museum on the territory of interesting walks. But the Museum is absolutely not develops, over the past five years no progress in restoration and excavation. And sorry, potentially a very beautiful place can work. And yet, not enough signage. Need better advertising Museum and then know about it only local.
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  • Very nice, clean and immaculate. Reconstruction is that happy. Went with photoshoot and took no money, that is also a big plus
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