While walking along the hills of Pechersk district and enjoying the panoramic view of Kiev do not miss a chance to step by Mystetskyi Arsenal, one of the best places for art events in Kiev.
Photo: Mystetskyi Arsenal
For centuries, Arsenal has stood as a place of secrets. Nowadays, things have changed: the doors, perpetually locked, have been thrown open, and halls once committed to military purposes are now filled with light and art. A factory geared for perpetual war has been transformed into a showplace for peace and beauty.
Renewed Mystetskyi Arsenal in Kiev with perfectly equipped museum space for its permanent collection and temporary projects, public library and museum shop has become one of the largest museum complexes in Eastern Europe. The architectural and spatial configuration of the Arsenal complex allows it to hold large-scale art exhibitions, events, concerts, performances, charity balls and more.
The mission of Mysteskyi Arsenal in Kiev is to envision and promote the united concept of encompassing the breadth of Ukrainian cultural achievement and initiative, placing it in the broader heritage of world culture. Through innovation in children’s education, special needs projects, celebrations of classical masterpieces or the advancement of great literature, Mystetskyi Arsenal constantly claims itself to be a dynamic creative space for cultural modernization in Ukraine.
Celebrating world culture from its pre-historic roots to the contemporary times, the Arsenal hosts Ukrainian home-grown artists, as well as welcomes the genius of eminent international art scene.
Lavrska str, 10-12, Kyiv
11:00 am - 8:00 pm Monday to Sunday