Tour to Lychakiv Cemetery in Lviv: graves of famous people, interesting facts

Historical reference

There are also many legends about the cemetery


What is interesting?


Graves of famous Ukrainians

Markian Shashkevich (died 1843)

Ivan Franko (d. 1916)

Solomia Krushelnitska (d. 1952)

Viktor Chukarin (1921–1984)

Stanislav Ludkevych (1879–1979)

Mykola Kolessa (1903–2006)

Igor Bilozir (1955–2000)

Volodymyr Ivasiuk (1949–1979)

Lychakiv Сemetery today

Tour to Lychakiv Cemetery

  • Neo-Gothic gates of eternity made of tombstones.
  • The old part of the cemetery. There we can see the old graves of the late XVIII — early XIX centuries, in particular the burial of Austrian governors.
  • We will see the Polish alley with the burial places of prominent Polish figures of Galicia.
  • We will examine the majestic chapels under which the rich families of Lviv of the 19th century rest forever.
  • The most famous burials of Ukrainian prominent leaders as well as war memorials.
  • Burial of well-known people of Austrian Lviv.

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