Spring Events at the Museum

For more information and to register, please call the Museum at 773-582-6500 or email info@balzekasmuseum.org.

Saturday, March 25 @ 10 a.m.
Easter Egg Decorating Workshop

Easter Egg Etching Workshop

Instructor Donatas Astras will teach the traditional etching technique. Please bring six or more hard boiled eggs. A scratching knife and instructions will be provided.

General Admission $15; Museum Members $10; Children $5
Register here

Saturday, April 1@ 10 a.m.
Decorative Paper Cutting Workshop

Decorative Paper Cutting Workshop
Odeta Barzeniene, an award winning folk artist from Lithuania, will give a lecture and teach the art of paper cutting. Worskhop materials will be provided.

General Admission $15; Museum Members $10; Children $5
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These programs are made possible in part by grants from the Illinois Arts Council and the ECPC.

Travel to Lithuania in 2017

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Each year the Balzekas Museum offers guided tours to Lithuania and other Baltic destinations.

These popular trips are a wonderful way to experience the beauty and hospitality of Lithuania and its people.

For people of Lithuanian ancestry, these trips provide an excellent opportunity to explore and to connect with their ancestral homeland.



Contact Us

Balzekas Museum of Lithuanian Culture
6500 South Pulaski Road
Chicago, IL 60629
P: (773) 582-6500

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About Us

Founded in 1966 in Chicago, Illinois, the Balzekas Museum is dedicated to the preservation and perpetuation of Lithuanian culture. The Museum celebrates the notable achievements of Lithuanian Americans, the Lithuanian nation, and Lithuanian communities world wide. The Balzekas Museum is a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization. Read more