Dear friends!

Let us introduce the new release of “In memory of Kyiv-Pechersk Lavra” photo project to you. Today we would like to tell you about the monasteries located on the so-called Zvirynets hill, the upland, next to the hill occupied by Kyiv-Pechersk Lavra.

Curious facts about Kyiv-Pechersk Lavra

Did you know that: According to the Decree of the Council of People’s Commissars of the Soviet Union devoted to the issues of the Ukrainian Academy of Sciences, the Printing House of Kyiv-Pechersk Lavra was to be placed at the disposal of the Academy on January 25, 1921. 

Interesting stories about Kyiv-Pechersk Lavra

Did you know that: In 1934, an exhibition of mummified samples opened for the visitors of the “All-Ukrainian Museum Town” State Historical and Cultural Preserve. It operated then on the territory of the Kyiv-Pechersk Monastery?