Restoration, maintainance of cultural inheritance

  • 3 December 2014, 09:59 | Restoration, maintainance of cultural inheritance | 

    Government may rent a church and a synagogue in Ternopil region

    The building of the synagogue in Gusyatin district center and remains of the church of St. Anthony in Zaliztsi town, Zboriv district, may be rented to those willing by Ternopil regional State Property Fund office.

  • 13 November 2014, 09:41 | Restoration, maintainance of cultural inheritance | view photo | 

    Rebuilding of the Church of Elijah the Prophet started in Ivano-Frankivsk region

    The Church of Elijah the Prophet in Dori, which was built in the 30's of last century, was burned to the ground this spring. Local residents decided to restore it. The wood is ready and the basement has been made.

  • 23 October 2014, 10:25 | Legislation | 

    Cabinet of Ministers Approves Draft Law on Moratorium of Construction in Protected Zones of World Heritage Sites

    At the meeting of the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine on 22 October the draft Law of Ukraine “On a moratorium on the construction of facilities in the protected (buffer) zones and areas adjacent to the World Heritage sites, the historical parts of towns included in the List of historical settlements of Ukraine” was approved, as reported by

  • 1 April 2014, 12:25 | Editorial news | view photo | 

    "Our Crimea" – A Local History Competition from RISU

    The Religious Information Service of Ukraine and the Religious Tourism portal invite all to take part in a competition of religious and local history materials called “Our Crimea.”

  • 28 October 2013, 09:19 | Restoration, maintainance of cultural inheritance | 

    300-Year-Old Mosque Restored in Crimea

    In the village Tokluk, in the Sudak district of Crimea, a 300-year-old mosque has been restored.

  • 12 September 2013, 10:20 | Restoration, maintainance of cultural inheritance | 

    After UNESCO Criticism Azarov Orders Moratorium on Construction Near St. Sophia and Kyiv Cave Monastery

    Prime Minister Mykola Azarov ordered a moratorium on construction in the buffer zones of UNESCO World Heritage sites. As the newspaper Kommersant-Ukraine writes, this primarily refers to the construction underway near the Kyiv Cave Monastery and the St. Sophia Cathedral.

  • 11 September 2013, 15:07 | Restoration, maintainance of cultural inheritance | 

    After Three Years of Restoration ‘Golgotha’ Altar in Lviv to Be Blessed

    The unique wooden altar “Golgotha” from the courtyard of the Armenian Cathedral in Lviv, which for the last three years was being restored, will be blessed this Sunday to celebrate the 650th anniversary of the construction of the Armenian Cathedral.

  • 30 August 2013, 10:47 | Restoration, maintainance of cultural inheritance | 

    Restored Jewish Silver Ritual Objects on Display in Lviv

    On August 28, restored Jewish ritual silver, which served as an essential attributes during the celebration of holidays, was presented at the Lviv Museum of the History of Religion. Visitors are able to see the panels and crown on the Torah, candlesticks, candelabras, bowls, and spice boxes, thanks to six years of painstaking work by the artist and restorer Oleksandr Pavlyuk

  • 30 August 2013, 10:12 | Restoration, maintainance of cultural inheritance | 

    U.S. Embassy to Help Restore Wooden Church in Drohobych

    On September 2, U.S. Ambassador to Ukraine Geoffrey R. Pyatt will present a grant from the U.S. Ambassadors Fund for Cultural Preservation to the organization Institute of Drohobych and the museum Drohobychyna for the restoration and preservation of the wooden Church of St. George.

  • 16 July 2013, 10:11 | Restoration, maintainance of cultural inheritance | 

    Church where Pinsel's sculptures were stored will be renewed

    France will help to restore the Church of All Saints in the village Hodovytsya, in the Lviv region.

  • 21 June 2013, 21:33 | Restoration, maintainance of cultural inheritance | view photo | 

    Wooden Churches in Ukraine and Poland Inscribed on UNESCO World Heritage List

    Unique Ukrainian wooden churches in the Carpathian region were inscribed on the UNESCO World Heritage List. The decision was made on June 21 at the 37th session of the UNESCO World Heritage Committee, which is taking place in Cambodia.

  • 19 June 2013, 12:30 | Restoration, maintainance of cultural inheritance | 

    UNESCO Leaves Sophia Cathedral and Kyiv Cave Monastery on World Heritage List

    UNESCO has decided to leave St. Sophia Cathedral and the Kyiv Cave Monastery on the World Heritage List, Minister of Culture of Ukraine Leonid Novohatko said today at a press conference, a UNIAN correspondent reports.

  • 18 January 2013, 00:44 | Restoration, maintainance of cultural inheritance | 

    Metropolitan Volodymyr Gives Blessing for Project of Conservation of Tithe Church Foundation

    Metropolitan Volodymyr gave his blessing for the realization of the architectural project envisaging the preservation of the ancient foundations of the Tithe Church, their permanent maintenance in proper museum conditions with access for believers and tourists.

  • 17 January 2013, 12:01 | Restoration, maintainance of cultural inheritance | 

    Metropolitan Volodymyr Opposes Construction of Tithe Church

    Chief Architect of Kyiv, head of the main Department of City Development and Architecture of the Kyiv City State Administration, Serhii Tselovalnyk stated that the construction of a new church on the foundation of the ancient Tithe Church is opposed not only by professional and scholarly circles but also by the head of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church-Moscow Patriarchate.

  • 25 December 2012, 12:40 | Restoration, maintainance of cultural inheritance | 

    First Monastery of Kyiv Patriarchate in Volyn Oblast Badly Needs Restoration

    One of the first women’s monasteries of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church-Kyivan Patriarchate in Volyn Region is in a difficult situation.

  • 28 November 2012, 10:00 | Restoration, maintainance of cultural inheritance | 

    Construction Near Sophia of Kyiv and Kyiv Cave Monastery to Be Prohibited

    The Kyiv City State Administration has developed a draft resolution to prohibit strictly new construction in the historic center of Kyiv.

  • 8 November 2012, 10:33 | Restoration, maintainance of cultural inheritance | 

    Controversial Construction Near Sophia of Kyiv Prohibited

    The Kyiv Economic Court of Appeal cancelled the decision of the Kyiv City Council on the contract of the sale of the land plot in the buffer zone of the St. Sophia Cathedral of Kyiv at 17-23 Honchara Street, ТVI reported with reference to Svidomo.

  • 17 October 2012, 09:04 | Restoration, maintainance of cultural inheritance | 

    Construction of Church on Foundation of Tithe Church Can Begin after Election

    Construction of a new church on the foundation of the Tithe Church is being designed secretly, stated Vice President of the National Association of Architects.

  • 4 October 2012, 09:40 | Restoration, maintainance of cultural inheritance | 

    Cabinet of Ministers Allocates UAH 5 Million for Repair Work in Kyiv Cave Monastery

    The Cabinet of Ministers allocated to the Ministry of Regional Development, Construction and Housing Economy UAH 5,290,000 for emergency repair work in the Kyiv Cave Monastery.

  • 9 August 2012, 10:33 | Restoration, maintainance of cultural inheritance | 

    American Fund to Restore Mosaics of Golden Dome Cathedral of St. Michael

    On 8 August, a meeting between the leadership of the National Reserve Sophia of Kyiv and representatives of the American Ambassadors Fund for Cultural Preservation was held.