The ancient masters invested in the amazing architecture of the Carpathian churches a soal and a subtle sense of the connection between “divine” and “earthly”. They left a message for the descendants, symbols of age-old history and identity of the Ukrainian people. Architectural forms, icon painting, decorative carvings and murals are unique example of the art of Ukraine among the national cultures of other peoples of Europe.
Generations are changing, and under the noise of the wind and the dry touch of time, old boxes of Ukrainian history lurk, ready to reveal themselves to travelers who crossed their wooden threshold and plunge them into the ringing silence of the sacred past. There are eight ancient churches in the Ukrainian region of the Carpathians. Take a virtual tour of each of them and immerse yourself into the atmosphere of the past centuries with virtual reality technology. It will take you to the heart of the Carpathians and give you the opportunity to touch the unique architecture of ancient Ukrainian art — a masterpiece of European construction and a UNESCO cultural heritage.