Pirohiv (Ukrainian) or Pirogova is an outdoor museum of Folk Life in Ukraine.. It is located in the southeastern part of the city.
It is laid out in sections, each dedicated to the architecture of it’s respective region.. The buildings were brought from all over Ukraine and carefully reconstructed to give just a glimpse into life in the villages..
The surrounding area is covered in wheat fields and windmills..
The cottage yards are full of flowers and fruit trees
You can even find musicians playing authentic instruments
Feel free to give it a try
On the outer edge of the area, there is food, drink, and, of course, souvenirs…
It is an interesting way to spend a pleasant afternoon in the country, without ever leaving the city.. Entry fee 30 uah (about $3.00 USD) .. if you want to park close to the entrance, be prepared to pay a 20 uah fee for the parking lot.. OR get there early to park without a fee on the side of the driveway.. It opens at 10 AM..closes at 5:00 PM
To get to the museum from metro stop Demiivska or Golosiivska, you can take the trolley bus №11, marshrutka 172 or 156