January 2017

IX Pampukh Holiday – the main event of Christmas in Lviv

Date: January 7-9, 2016
Location: Rynok Sq., the northern side
On the 7-10 of January, the inner courtyard of Pototski Palace will be filled with the great aroma of a huge number of home-baked doughnuts, and there will be a very warm homey atmosphere. All guests will have the chance to learn the history and the best recipes of this delicious Christmas dish as well as just have a really good time.

Gunpowder Tower was built. It became city's strategic storehouse
The vaulting of Poltva river has started
in the Pillers typography the first Lviv regular newspaper appeared - "Gazette de Leopol"
Great Fire in Gothic Lviv
King Jan III National Museum was set up (predecesor of today's Lviv History Musem)
Architects Paolo Dominici Romanus, Wojciech Kapinos and Ambrosius Przychylny started to built stone Church of Dormition of the Blessed Virgin Mary