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The House with Chimeras, Kiev

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Originally built partly as a publicity stunt, The House with Chimeras features a host of intricate animal sculptures and a structure primarily made from cement. The brainchild of the architect Vladislav Gorodetsky, the request for concrete construction was made by the director of the building company as a way to showcase its versatility. Explore the building and view the menagerie of creatures adorning the walls, including rhinos, lions, catfish, and an array of mythical species. Because the building still hosts ceremonies and official events, it's really only accessible from the outside. Plan to visit The House with Chimeras during your Kiev vacation using our convenient Kiev trip planner.
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  • I love walking tours in Kiev! The house with chimeras was one of the places I really interested in. I didn’t take a tour inside, I was just walking around outside with the personal guide. I spent...  more »
  • The world class example of XIX th and XXth century « Art Neveu » architecture. By looking at the building it is like you see a book of Pushkin’s Fairy Tales. Favorite photography spot. Too much of a.....  more »
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