Ancient Ukraine comes to Houston

For the first time, many residents of the United States will be able to view Ukrainian treasures spanning 6,000 years. The exhibition will be hosted by the Houston (Texas) Museum of Natural Science from May 27 to Sept 5, 2011.

Included in the exhibit titled ДРЕВНЯ УКРАЇНА (Ancient Ukraine) will be Byzantine utensils, relics, chalices, kolts, pendants, rings, bracelets and necklaces from the 5 - 13th centuries; icons and religious regalia drawn from the collections of the Kyiv-Pechersk National Historical and Cultural Preserve and the Lviv National Museum; and many items from 5,000 BCE through the Roman era.