Now from anywhere in the world you can take a virtual tour of Ukrainian open air museums.

Now from anywhere in the world you can take a virtual tour of Ukrainian open air museums.

In partnership with the Ministry of Culture of Ukraine, Google digitized seven museums in different regions of Ukraine and created a special website “Museums of Ukraine in the open air,” where you can take a virtual tour and learn interesting facts from the history of Ukrainian culture. With its 360-degree panorama you can not only stroll the museums and explore the surrounding area, but also look inside the houses and see the museums’ exhibitions.The project is part of a campaign “Authentic Ukraine.”

International conference “Ukrainian Statehood 1917–21: Institutions and Individuals”

On February 24 – 25, 2017, the Ukrainian Studies Program at The Harriman Institute at Columbia University​ in collaboration with the Ukrainian Institute of America​ will be organizing an international conference “Ukrainian Statehood 1917–21: Institutions and Individuals.” The conference will commemorate the 100-year anniversary of the Ukrainian Revolution and the creation of the modern Ukrainian state.

Holodomor Remembrance Day

Holodomor Remembrance Day

Today, 26 November 2016, marks the Holodomor Remembrance Day and the 83rd anniversary of the Holodomor. Since 2006 it takes place every year on the fourth Saturday of November. On this day people in Ukraine and all over the world are lighting candles in memory of those killed during the genocide of 1932-33.