August 2016

International Folklore Festival "Etnovyr"

Dates: 24-28 August, 2016
Location: Rynok (Market) Square
International Folklore Festival "Etnovyr" annually explodes with bright colours during Ukraine Independence Day celebrations. Colourful performances of foreign ensembles, spectacular parades of participants through the central part of Lviv, national cuisine presentations, evenings of friendship, dancing and singing workshops create special authentic and friendly atmosphere during the Festival.
The Map of Lviv
The map of Lviv is composed of 5 unique maps. The map is bilingual (English – Ukrainian). In addition, there is a complete list of major museums, theaters, concert halls, historical and cultural monuments, churches and places of worship, parks, entertainment, and an events calendar for the year.





Religious and Sacral Atlas
Our guidebook includes information about 255 religious sites located in Lviv, Vynnyky, Briukhovychi and Rudno, providing both detailed names and addresses. You will also find a list of miracle-working icons, and relics of saints and the blessed located in various churches of the city.
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Ot-Ot
“Ot-Ot” is the first bulletin published in Lviv, which includes information about all cultural, educational, sports and entertainment events that take place in Lviv.                            















1773
introduction of compulsory free day on Sunday and 16 holidays per year
1839
The vaulting of Poltva river has started
1582
Gregorian calendar was introduced in Lviv
1830
City Hall with its 65 meters high tower was built according to the plans of architects Jozef MArkl and Franz Trescher
1591
Architects Paolo Dominici Romanus, Wojciech Kapinos and Ambrosius Przychylny started to built stone Church of Dormition of the Blessed Virgin Mary
1802
Low Castle was taken to pieces
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