The publication. Social life of Kharkiv

Fashion, theaters, cinema and just “going out” is what fills everyday life with a special meaning, making it closer to the highest refined society where everyone would like to get at least once.

On this excursion we will be able to follow how the fashionable tastes and preferences of citizens in our city have changed over the past century and a half.

In the excursion program: transport service comfortable bus, sightseeing escort, a silent movie session in the cinema "Bommer".

All lovers of social life recommend ordering this particular tour! You'll like it!


Kharkiv - Sumy street

Duration of the tour

4 hours


We offer for an additional fee:

- lunch at the cafe (from 100 UAH per person);

- dry ration (from 60 UAH per person);

- lunchboxes (from 90 UAH per person);

- Kulesh (from 60 UAH per person).



Type of tour


Excursion program

Turn back the time today!

Let's start with the park them. Shevchenko и Victory Square, where the life of Kharkiv citizens and guests of the city was in full swing in the 20th century. Let's go through st. Sumy - the main street of the city - and we will see the buildings in which the printing house and the editorial office of the newspaper "Southern Land" were located, houses with apartments for wealthy citizens, a gymnasium for training girls at the Institute of Noble Maidens, a theater under the direction of N. N. Sinelnikov, a cinema-salon " Empire »and much more.
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Going to the central square of the city - Nikolaevskaya (square Constitution) - look at the fashionistas and dandies of the beginning of the last century, learn about their preferences and fashion trends (excursion to the Historical Museum).
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We will follow the fashionable “shopping” route of 100 years ago (Noble Assembly, Old Passage), we will visit the first stationary cinema of the Russian Empire "Bommer" in a silent movie session. The first real stationary cinema was built at the turn of the 19th and 20th in our city by the French Bommer brothers on Yekaterinoslavskaya street, 6 (now st. Poltava way). "Bommer" had expensive equipment, a cash register, a foyer, an auditorium with 380 seats - everything a movie lover needed. The brothers furnished everything elegantly, beautifully, comfortably. It showed the best domestic and foreign paintings. Today “Bommer” is the most fashionable meeting place for admirers of real, deep, intelligent cinema. Commercial films are not shown here, only an arthouse, films - winners of various festivals, student works, author's Spanish and German cinema, works of the legendary masters of cinema.
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This is exactly the place where people can turn over the pages of the history of Kharkov cinema.

The cost per person in UAH.

"Number of paid places + free"50 + 444 + 4, 44 + 1040 + 8, 40 + 1436 + 12, 36 + 1830 + 4, 30 + 825 + 4, 25 + 1315+2, 16+2, 17+3, 20+4
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transport service by luxury buses (Meresdes, Neoplan, Wolksvagen, Scania, MAN, Setra, etc.), escorting the group by guide, excursion service, medical insurance and accident.


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