Our Collections

We have been building our library, archival and artifact collections since the 1930s. Our collection includes Ukrainian schoolbooks, records from some prominent Ukrainian Canadians, and extensive textiles, as well as numerous other items. Click HERE to learn more.

The Gift Shop

The Museum's Gift Shop is a popular area for our guests to browse with its large variety of authentic Ukrainian clothing, giftware and books. Whether visitors are from far away or local residents, there is a gift, souvenir or personal item for everyone. Click HERE to learn more.

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"William Kurelek: The Messenger" exhibition brings together the most important and engaging works executed by the artist during is career. Over 80 key paintings and drawings from private, corporate and public collections will be on display firstly at the WAG, followed by Hamilton and Victoria.

The UMC Special Collections Gallery, featuring the UWAC commissioned paintings to celebrate Canada's 100th centenary, will miss the "Picnic" while it is on tour but, are excited to be part of this important display.

For a description of the exhibit as well as to connect to the www.kurelek.ca interactive website with information on the artist, close-up views of paintings and lots more, visit: