Travel to Ukraine
The National Philharmonic of Ukraine started its concerts seasons in 1863, when the Kiev Branch of the Imperial Russian Musical Society (ERMS) was founded. At the beginning of the XIX century, the development of the musical art in Kiev assumes a great importance. Famous European musicians, as Franz Liszt and Weniawsky brothers, come with recitals to the famous Kiev Contract Fairs. Thus, the creation of the musical society turned out to be quite timely. Among its initiators and founders were such well known at that time public figures and musicians as R. Pfening, M. Lysenko, P. Seletsky, M. Bogdanov.
Historically, in every city - whether it is Kyiv, Warsaw, Krakow or Berlin - Philharmonic holds a special place. Lviv Philharmonic has a rich history that goes back to different periods - Austrian, Polish, Soviet and Ukrainian.
The Dominican church and monastery is one of the oldest temples of glorious Lviv city. The building is in keeping with historical center’s ensemble. This building can surely impress and surprise a modern tourist. Along with other temples in Lviv, it is included on UNESCO’s list of World Heritage Sites.
The Palace of Pototsky is the monument of architecture built in classical style of 18th century in Tulchin.