Train station [Izomaterial] = La gare = Bahnhof: view photo. - [beg. XX century.]. - Phototype; 12x18; 9.6 × 15.9. - (Kiiv - Souvenir de Kieff). - The image is horizontal. - Railway station building on the railroad side
1. Territory of Russia (collection). 2. Railway stations (railway) - Architecture - Kiev, city (Ukraine) - beg. 20 cent. -- Photo. 3. Kiev - the beginning. 20 cent. - Species photo. 4. Photos are documentary.
The first railway station in Kiev was built in 1870 in the style of Old English Gothic architecture designed by architect Vishnevsky to serve two railway branches - Kyiv-Balt and Kursk-Kiev. Later, the structure underwent a number of changes. The new building of the railway station was built on the site of the old one in 1929-1932. according to the project of architect A. Verbitsky. During the Great Patriotic War, it was partially destroyed, in 1945-1949. - restored and reconstructed. The last reconstruction was carried out in 2001
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