Interesting facts about Ivano-Frankivsk

We have collected the most interesting and most important facts about Ivano-Frankivsk


Interesting information about Ivano-Frankivsk

  • The Ivano-Frankivsk Town Hall is one of the few Town Hall in Ukraine, built in the style of functionalism.
  • The present Town Hall was built in the form of the Polish military order Virtuti Militari (top view). This order, in particular, was given to the soldiers of the army of Galler for the elimination of the ZUNR.
  • The central part of Ivano-Frankivsk is completely pedestrian.
  • In Ivano-Frankivsk there is the only egg monument in Ukraine.
  • Ivano-Frankivsk Museum of Art former parish church, 1703 Constantly Exposition "Sacred Art of Galicia of the 15th-20th Centuries" Maydan A. Sheptytskogo, 8, Ivano-Frankivsk
  • Ivano-Frankivsk Town Hall is the only secular building in Ukraine that has a gilded dome.
  • Market Square is the oldest in Ivano-Frankivsk (Stanislaviv), and it is its age, that is, we have to date it in 1662 year. It is known that Stanislaviv arose as a fortress that originally had the form of a regular hexagon. So, the Market Square is not only a historical but also a geometric center of the former fortress, it was the center of the named hexagon. In turn, in the center of the Market Square there was the Town Hall - a building of the city government (magistrate).
  • The present Town Hall was built in the form of the Polish military order Virtuti Militari (top view). This order, in particular, was given to soldiers of the army of Galler for the elimination of the ZUNR;

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