Description: Rokyni Open-Air museum was established around 37 years ago in a beautiful village with lake and picturesque surroundings. Today Rokyni Open-Air museum looks like a street of a small village of Volyn region in the XIX century. The outdoors exhibitions are some common Volyn mansions around which were created homesteading with barn, stables, wells and fences. There are windmill, bath and smithy dates from 1875 year. Volyn Skansen in Rokyni is a cultural-educational centre, that shows to visitors Ukrainian culture, exhibits of national heritage, protects architecture objects of the past times, keep folk Ukrainian traditions, customs and rituals. In 2017 there was first successful international voluntary camp. Short video about last-year camp: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lBgQ_gAJC2I
Type of Work: Volunteers will provide help to museum staff doing different activities: to renew (painting, maintenance) outdoor look of Museum (mansions, informational signs, stands), to perform landscaping work, to braid fences of willow and another activities for improvement of Museum territory.
Study Theme: As one of the main objectives of the project is to raise awareness of the local community on the issues related to the Ukrainian Heritage, so all volunteers will be invited to take part in planned workshops. In addition volunteers will have a wide range of cultural visits.
Accommodation: Will be organized in a former summer children camp, 3 - 4 volunteers in room. You don't need sleeping bag. Breakfast will be prepared by volunteers. Lunch and dinner will be provided. There is no Wi-Fi. Simple conditions.
Requirements: Please take: working gloves, working clothes, cap, mosquito protection, swimming suit, musical instruments, detailed information about your country, national music and games, good mood and motivation
Approximate Location: Rokyni is 12 km from Lutsk
Notes: 1, Shkilna street, 45626 - Rokyni Volyn region, Ukraine
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