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"Guides on vacation" visited the Volyn Ethnography Museum

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The Volyn Ethnography museum has opened its doors for everyone.

Yesterday on the 6th of July, at 12 am at the Volyn Ethnography Museum the second tour, as part of "Guides on vacation" started. Many people who are interested in the unique museum exhibits came to see them.

Natalia Efimovna, the main custodian of the funds of the Volyn Regional Museum, introduced the participants the history of each item. Some surprised by their uniqueness, others by the antiquity. The treasures of ancient times, objects of everyday use noble families Volyn, old books, weapons, coins and other historical treasures opened their history and secrets to everyone who came.

Visitors saw the exhibits “The Volyn Ethnography Museum - a Treasure of Historical and Cultural Heritage of Volyn”, including a collection of eight bronze medals with pictures of the most majestic cathedrals of Europe (received during the interwar period); collections of artifacts from ancient times from the Northern shores of the Black Sea (vases, coins, bracelets, necklaces); Gorodyshchenskyi treasure (neck hryvnias, bracelets, beads), found by the famous archaeologist M. Kuchynk; individual items from Radzyvilivska collection, including a unique family tree, woven on silk. In addition, all visitors were able to visit the exhibition "Rescued for Ukraine", which has an extremely interesting album with stamps from the middle of the 19th century (among them - the first stamps from the United States of the mid-19th century, stamps from the Canadian provinces, the British colonies, Bulgaria under the rule of the Ottoman Empire, and the German lands).

Info. Volyn Ethnography Museum is the main museum of Volyn region, the largest and oldest of the existing Museums in Volyn. It was opened on the 16 th of June, 1929 in Lutsk as the Volyn museum.

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