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Sofiyivka — a beautiful park named after a beautiful woman

Sofiyivsky Park (Ukrainian: Софіївський парк; Polish: Zofiówka) is a arboretum (type of botanical garden) and a scientific-researching institute of the National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine.

It is one of the world famous garden-park art creations. There are many scenic areas in the park including waterfalls, fountains, ponds and a stone garden. It is one of the most famous examples of late 18th or early 19th century European landscape garden design that has been preserved to the present time.

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