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World Class Exhibits

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Community Cultural Events

Chicago Ukrainians in the 1950s through the lens of Petro Oleksijenko – UNM Event 10/1/2021

 

 

 

 

 

 

2020 Annual UNM Newsletter

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Museum Minute

The Ukrainian National Museum has a long history of being an integral organization in the  Ukrainian Community in Chicago. Each week we post a question to our members and friends to test their knowledge of our history. Test your knowledge and click on the questions below to get the answer.

 

 

 

 

 

Upcoming Events at the Museum

November 12, 2021. Friday, 7:00 PM. Admission – $10.00 Lecture by Oksana Kis, PhD in History /Ethnology. “To Remain A Ukrainian Woman: Practices of Normative Femininity in the Camps as Counteraction to Destructive Effects of the Gulag.”

November 12, 2021. Friday, 7:00 PM. Admission – $10.00 Lecture by Oksana Kis, PhD in History /Ethnology. “To Remain A Ukrainian Woman: Practices of Normative Femininity in the Camps as Counteraction to Destructive Effects of the Gulag.”

In the 1940 - 50s tens of thousands of Ukrainian women were sentenced to long-term imprisonment in the Gulags for political accusations. Until recently their experiences of living in the most brutal conditions of the Soviet camps have not been a subject of special...

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Museum News

UNM Independence Day Events Schedule

    August 23 - Ukrainian Flag Day          August 24 - Ukraine's Independence Day         August 29 -  the Ukrainian National Museum will be closed on Sunday, August 29, 2021. Join us in the  parade in downtown Chicago celebrating the 30th Anniversary of Ukraine's...

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Myroslava Batorfalvy  –  UNM volunteer for over 25 years

Myroslava Batorfalvy – UNM volunteer for over 25 years

It is with sadness that we bid farewell to  Myroslava Batorfalvy  -  UNM volunteer for over 25 years Pani Slavcia, as we lovingly called her, passed away on Monday, February 15, 2021 at 98 years. Beloved wife of the late Yaroslaw. Loving mother of Daria (Harry B.)...

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UNM – Museum in the Media

Forever Free Ukraine with UNM curator Maria Klimchak

UNM radio broadcast, September 8, 2021,  Forever Free Ukraine with UNM curator Maria Klimchak -  moderator; National Museum of the History of Ukraine in the Second World War, Kyiv, Ukraine exhibition curator Yurii  Savchuk;  Ukrainian Museum and Library in Stamford,...

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Workshops

Pysanka Workshop 2021 – Updated New Classes

Pysanka Workshop 2021 – Updated New Classes

     Reawaken, Revitalize and Create Pysankas Join us for an online cultural immersion. Pysanka Workshops at the Ukrainian National Museum. We are excited to once again announce the Pysanky (Easter Egg) Workshops at the Ukrainian National Museum. This year we offer...

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Pysanka Workshop 2021 – Updated New Classes

Pysanka Workshop 2021

     Reawaken, Revitalize and Create Pysankas Join us for an online cultural immersion. Pysanka Workshops at the Ukrainian National Museum. We are excited to once again announce the Pysanky (Easter Egg) Workshops at the Ukrainian National Museum. This year we offer...

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Visit Us

Visit the Ukrainian National
Museum of Chicago at:

2249 W. Superior St.
Chicago, Illinois 60612

Phone: 1(312) 421-8020

Fax: 1-773-772-2883
Email us:

info@ukrainiannationalmuseum.org

Museum Hours

Thursday through Sunday

11:00 AM – 4:00 PM

-Adult admission – $10.00

-Senior and Student Admission – $5.00

-Children under 12 are free

-Members get in free