The architecture and atmosphere of an ancient Kyiv are fully reconstructed.
Kievan Rus history theme park tour is a journey of the 1000 year into the past, in the era of great events, powerful princes and brave knights.
Transport by air-conditioned coach
Hotel pickup and drop-off
Entry/Admission - Ancient Kiev - The Prinicipality of Kievan Rus
Entrance tickets to Kievan Rus park
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Stop At: Ancient Kiev - The Prinicipality of Kievan Rus, Drevnokyivska street, 12, Kopachev 08715 Ukraine
Kievan Rus theme park is located in the historic area 50 km from Kyiv.
It recreates not only the city’s architecture of the VIII-XIII centuries at a scale of 1:1 but also the atmosphere of that time with the help of costumed shows, authentic entertainments and festivals are regularly held in Kievan Rus.
Kievan Rus history theme park tour is an opportunity to see and feel how people lived in Ancient Kyiv 1000 years ago.
YOU WILL SEE: - what Kyiv looked like in the VIII-XIII centuries – the gates, defensive earthworks and graffs, walls and towers of the city; - manors and trade shops of Kyiv; - the prince’s palace; - the world’s only accurate reconstruction of the battle boat; - historical costumes and armor; - siege equipment of the Kievan Rus epoch: trebuchets, onager, ram, mantlets; - vikings camp; - ancient sanctuary of the god Perun.
YOU HAVE AN OPPORTUNITY TO: - try on medieval costumes and knights’ armor; - shoot from the bow, crossbow, and trebuchet; - ride horses or in carriages with horses of historical breeds; - learn how to throw knives, axes, and spears; - mint your own coin; - participate in master classes in pottery, blacksmithing and Slavic calligraphy.
MUSEUMS IN KIEVAN RUS PARK: - The Historical Costume Museum, where costumes and armor of different epochs were reconstructed – from ancient Scythians to medieval knights; - The Museum of Wooden Architecture where you will learn how buildings in Ancient Rus were built; - The Museum of Shipbuilding where you will discover the secrets of ancient shipbuilding.
FESTIVALS IN KIEVAN RUS PARK: - Festivals and shows in the park are held almost every weekend and on holidays. - You can become participant of traditional folk festivals, visit knight battles and competitions in ancient martial arts, and in horses theater’s exciting performances.