“Mystetskyi Arsenal” is a large-scale cultural project of national and international importance the aim of which is to create a district of culture in the historic center of Kyiv.
The total area of the Mystetskyi Arsenal National Cultural-Arts and Museum Complex is 9.8 hectares. Exhibition area of the Old Arsenal building is 56,000 m2. The Old Arsenal building is a historical and architectural monument of national importance in the conservation area of the Old Kyiv-Pechersk fortress. It was built by Ivan Meller, the general-lieutenant of artillery, in 1784-1801 years. The Old Arsenal is the first building designed in the style of classicism in Kyiv.
National cultural-art museum complex "Mystetskyi Arsenal" – it is a new generation museum, with modern technical infrastructure that meets the requirements of a dynamic exhibition center and simultaneously perform a broad educational function, invite visitors into the spacious of exhibition and exposition halls, art laboratories, electronic libraries, bookstores, conference rooms, information centers, classrooms.
Indoor area 56 000 m²
Outdoor area 900 m²
Distance to city center 2.7 km
Left Pavilion - 4000 m2;
Right Pavilion - 4000 m2;
Conference Hall - 950 m2;
Right Pavilion 2nd floor - 4000 m2;
Conference Hall 2nd floor + Right Pavilion Foyer - 1500 m2;
Conference Hall 2nd floor + Left Pavilion Foyer - 1250 m2;