Learn about the history, symbolism, and process of creating pysanka.

Pysanka—decorated Easter eggs—is one of the best-recognized Ukrainian traditional arts and an indispensable element of Easter celebration in Ukraine. Get a chance to see some exquisite pysanka up close at the museum.

  • When:Sunday, March 5 | 1:00 to 2:30 p.m.
  • Where: The Museum of Natural and Cultural History

Originally from Lviv, Ukraine and now living in Oregon, Kristine Mushkevych works with the Ukrainian Foundation and the Oregon Folklife Network to bring the art of pysanka to new audiences.

Included with regular admission; free for MNCH members and UO ID card holders. Show your Oregon Trail or other EBT card for an admission discount.