Literary Memorial Museum of Panas Myrny
The museum of famous classic of Ukrainian literature is situated in the house, where Panas Rudchenko — real name of P. Myrny — lived and worked during seventeen years (1903-1920) Creation of the museum collection started before the war. Alexandra Mikhailovna Rudchenko — the writer's widow — was one of the first who gave some exhibits to the museum. The museum started its work in July of 1940. In 1961 the museum already occupied whole house.
The modern memorial complex was created in 1974 by artists of Poltava. It consists of the memorial house of Panas and his garden of 3,5 acres — trees and bushes in this garden were originally planted by the writer. At the park part of the writer's place there is a birdbath surrounded by age-old pussy-willows and oaks.
According to a number of memorial exhibits of the writer his museum is the richest one among other literary museums of Ukraine. There is also such unique exhibit as the manuscript of Ivan Rudchenko — the elder brother of Panas Myrny.
Near the writer place there is Zeleny Gay cavin — Panas liked to walk and have a rest there. His grave is situated there now.
The place of the writer and his grave of 1920 are entered in the State list of Ukraine Landscapes.