The Brynza Museum (Rakhiv)

Phone: +380971825249


Transcarpathian region, Rakhiv district, Rakhiv, st. Shevchenko, 210 a


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Opening hours:

from 9 am to 6 pm

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In 2020, a modern Museum of Hutsul Brynza was opened in Rakhiv, which is the only one in Ukraine. After visiting the museum, everyone will be able to immerse themselves in the past and get acquainted with the rich history and traditions of Carpathian cheese-making.

What's interesting in the Brynza Museum (Rakhiv)

The new museum successfully combines ancient ancestral traditions and modern technology. In addition to a fascinating tour, the interactive museum provides workshops, tasting of delicious sheep cheese, and a full immersion in history with VR-glasses and an audio guide. Each visitor will appreciate the cozy interior, which clearly demonstrates the process of making alpine cheese and brynza.

This place is a link between exciting to the pasture and interesting stories about cheese. A distinctive feature of the institution is the ability not only to conduct unobstructed photography but also to use the exhibits. In this way, you will be able to try on real Hutsul clothes, play the flute and trembita.

How does the Brynza Museum (Rakhiv) work and how to get there?

The museum is open from 9 am to 6 pm, without weekends. To avoid waiting in line, it is best to pre-book a tour by phone: +380971825249.

The Museum of Hutsul Brynza is located in the southwestern part of Rakhiv at the address: st. Shevchenko, 210 a. You can get there on foot or by car. It will be most convenient to move along Myru Street (highway H-09) to the intersection with Shevchenko Street.