Sianok

Sianok

Official site: http://www.sanok.pl/

City Sianok (Poland)

Sianok, Sianik, (in Polish – Sanok) is a town in Low Beskyd region, in the east of Horlytsko-Sianitsky basin, on Sian river. It belongs to the eastern Lemky region and is a county town of Krosno Voivodeship. Its population includes 31000 people (1974). Now Sianok is an industrial town (bus plant, rubber and ceramic factories, food industry). It has a regional museum with rich Ukrainian funds, namely icons from former “Lemkivshchyna” museum and a museum of folk architecture (Muzeum Budownictwa Ludowego) of a skansen kind with rich materials from Lemkivshchyna, Boikivshchyna and Posiannya.