Lviv region

Church of St. Casimir - Lviv

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Church of St. Casimir - Lviv

When strolling and inspecting the monuments of Lviv, pay attention to the Church of St. Casimir. With this simple building in the Baroque style, many legends and dowels are associated. The name of the temple is named after the young Lithuanian prince, who died at the age of 26 years from tuberculosis, was enrolled in a number of saints. When the casimir was discovered, it turned out that his body practically preserved the primitive form, since then the place was called miraculous.

Submitted by devoleksiy on Thu, 02/02/2017 - 23:58

Olesky castle - Lviv

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Olesky castle - Lviv

Olesky castle - one of the most popular castles in Ukraine. Not so magnificent in scope, it has a great cultural and historical significance as an example of a medieval residence of the Polish gentry. The castle hosts a branch of the Lviv Art Gallery - an exhibition dedicated to medieval art.

Submitted by devoleksiy on Thu, 02/02/2017 - 21:46

Pidhirtsi castle - Lviv

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Pidhirtsi castle - Lviv

Pidhirtsi castle - in Lviv is considered a spectacular palace of the XVII century. in Ukraine. For a picturesque location and sophisticated architecture, it is called Ukrainian Versailles, comparing it with the lush residence of the French kings. For several years, the castle restoration has been under way. Upon completion, they plan to place a branch of the Lviv Art Gallery.

The castle stands on the edge of a mountain plateau, hollow down to a wide valley. The castle is visible from the valley, and from it unfolds an exciting panorama of the surrounding lands.

Submitted by devoleksiy on Thu, 02/02/2017 - 21:44