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The House of Scientists

6 Lystopadovogo Chinu Street, Lviv 79000, Ukraine
+380 322 616 305
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Private Austrian Architectural Walking Tour of Lviv
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6 Lystopadovogo Chinu Street, Lviv 79000, Ukraine
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+380 322 616 305
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"wooden staircase"
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"amazing architecture"
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"entrance fee"
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"woodwork"
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"restoration"
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"camera"
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"fireplace"
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

The building of exchange in the past, this house of scientists holds a breathtaking wooden Interior, big mirrors and atmosphere of the late 19 - early 20th century. Save an hour for this place - it is situated right next to the main building of...More

Thank Анастасия Л
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Reviewed 2 November 2017

Bright modern interior of the central hall, with a carved wooden staircase, will not leave indifferent fans of architecture!

1  Thank Viktor K
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Reviewed 18 August 2017

The house of scientists used to be an old Polish casino and you can still notice the spirit of that past times in the building. Wonderful interiors made of wood are a perfect example of a long and pasionate Polish history of Lwów and its...More

Thank Karolina A
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Reviewed 18 August 2017

This IS the place where you must have your camera with you. The design (some parts need restoration though) is great.

1  Thank VictorVJ1089WF
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Reviewed 24 July 2017

I don't think I've seen something more beautiful in a while. This is a must see in Lviv. Just don't go there on the wedding days (Friday and Saturday) since there are a lot of couples and it will be harder to make a good...More

Thank Olga991
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Reviewed 5 June 2017

This must have been a amazing Casino when it opened. Today it is called "House of Scientists" very nice interior sadly the lights where not on to take great pics. Certainly worth a visit. The entrance fee was very little and no fee to take...More

Thank sigzag
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Reviewed 4 June 2017

Great exterior. Very intricate carved wood staircase. Great exterior and interior. This was at one time a casino. Nice f you have spare time in Lviv

Thank Lovetotraveldubai
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Reviewed 12 May 2017

This building was originally built in the early 1900s when Austria was in control of the area. The architecture is amazing because the heating is done by fireplaces on the main floor but is circulated through the room to heat the upstairs as well. The...More

Thank Richard Y
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Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

It was built and served as a casino until 1939. After this time, changing destiny and today is home for local scientists ..... strange.

Thank Piotrul
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Reviewed 24 January 2017

This place doesn't seem to be that popular with the tourist but it's a real hidden gem of architecture. The entry fee is inly 15 UAH so it's definately worth a visit. The caretaker of the place was happy to answer all the questions and...More

1  Thank helahelenka
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