Research Department of the museum “Lychakiv Cemetery” was founded in 2001.
The main tasks of the work of department are research and cultural-educational work and also providing historic references
Employees of this small structural unit of the museum complemented the scientific auxiliary card catalogue, which numbers approximately 60 thousand of personalities.
In the computer database of the division are photocopies of archive books of burials that are kept in The State Archive of Lviv Region (33, Pidvalna Street). These are copies of books of burials registration on the territory of the museum “Lychakiv cemetery '' in alphabetical order by fields (sectors) and also in chronological order (from 1928 to 1992). These photocopies were made and systematized by employees of the research department in 2007-2009 aiming to facilitate the search for graves.
The research department facilitates the promotion of the museum “Lychakiv cemetery” and particular objects of cultural heritage that are situated on its territory. Thus, the department prepares materials for publishing print production about museum, informational and illustrative thematic stands dedicated to anniversaries, history of the museum, and famous personalities. Cooperation is done with education institutions, museums.