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The House with Chimeras

10 Bankova Street, Kiev, Ukraine
+380 44 520 2826
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"presidential residence"
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"art nouveau style"
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"interesting building"
in 4 reviews
"main boulevard"
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"take pictures"
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"architect"
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"creatures"
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"administration"
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"ceremonies"
in 5 reviews
"exterior"
in 8 reviews
"street"
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"diplomatic"
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"visitors"
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"fantastical"
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"gaudi"
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A beautiful building but hard to get close to because basically.. it's just a building in residential area, behind a playground.

Thank Ashley S
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

take your passport with you to show to the military guard in order to get through to see the building

Thank Lizzie W
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We saw some cops guarding the entrance to the street where the house was. We came and asked them if we could go closer and they wanted to see our ID. We didn't have our passports on us but I had my Czech ID card....More

Thank Janulik
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Reviewed 23 March 2018

Looks like a cool haunted house, too bad getting through the police (it's right across from the presidents administration) is a real pain.

Thank jfink101957
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Reviewed 21 March 2018

This is an incredible building, exactly as it looks in the pictures. However it is hard to access and we could only see it from the distance. Still impressive!

Thank Ana K
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Reviewed 7 March 2018

This building is located right in front of the president office. There is no need to right about it to the tourists, because it is unfortunately inside the limited access area since 2014. You may not come close to it without special permission. It's very...More

Thank Dmytro B
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Reviewed 27 January 2018

It is in fact possible to visit the House with Chimeras unlike some of the reviews suggest, also for foreigners (I organized mine over primetour. The house is opposite of the presidential administration and in fact used by the president or Ukrainian politicians for some...More

1  Thank Matthias W
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Reviewed 15 December 2017

Due to security concerns with the next door Presidential Palace the visitor can only see the House from the opposite side of a police barrier. Consequently, one need only allocate a few minutes for this attraction.

Thank Thunderbird12
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Reviewed 30 November 2017

I found this building by accident just wandering around - it is quite close if you walk the main boulevard heading to maidan. it is near a small park and a theater. too bad that I could not get close to and just had to...More

Thank Laci K
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Reviewed 9 October 2017

It's really cool, but there is a small inconvenience. You are not allowed to get into the territory where the house is located. So you have to enjoy from the distance...

Thank Alex J
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annemcpherson
8 May 2018|
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Response from Laci K | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure but I think it is just a nice building you can observe from afar. not sure even if ordinary people can get in :(
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