Note on contacting museum personnel:
Please submit inquiries to PMA@PolishMuseumOfAmerica.org. Library inquiries may be sent to PMALibrary@PolishMuseumOfAmerica.org. To accommodate staff availability, please allow two business days minimum for reply.
To schedule a group tour, please leave a detailed message at (773) 384-3352, ext. 2102 (Mon-Fri), or send an email to PMA@PolishMuseumOfAmerica.org, with the subject line: Group Tour request. Additional information can be found in the Tour Policies & Request form: PDF
CHRISTMAS ORNAMENTS WORKSHOP
Prepare for the holidays with the PMA
Saturday, December 13, 2014
Details & reservation information: PDF
In observance of Thanksgiving the Museum and Library will be CLOSED on Thursday, November 27 and Friday, November 28, 2014
SON TO LEAD BOOK CLUB DISCUSSION OF
LEOPOLD TYRMAND’S DIARY 1954
PALA’s “Third Tuesday” Polish Book Club continues at
6:00 p.m. on November 18 at the PMA,
featuring a discussion in English of
Leopold Tyrmand’s controversial Diary 1954,
with the author’s son, Matthew Tyrmand.
Please RSVP to PMALibrary@PolishMuseumOfAmerica.org
Details and more information: PDF
The Polish Scouting Organization of Illinois
(Związek Harcerstwa Polskiego – Obwód ZHP Chicago)
will host its annual celebration of Poland’s Day of Independence,
on Sunday, November 9th, 2014.
EARLY CLOSURE NOTICE
In preparation for the Forbidden Art Opening Reception,
the Museum will close at 2:00 pm on Sunday, October 19, 2014.
In observance of Columbus Day the Museum and Library will be CLOSED on Monday, October 13, 2014
THE POLISH PAVILION AT THE NEW YORK WORLD'S FAIR (1939-1940)
AND ITS SUBSEQUENT FATE
- Available only at the PMA -
The Polish Museum of America (PMA) has been designated as the sole North American distributor of the new book, The Polish Pavilion at the New York World’s Fair (1939-1940) and its Subsequent Fate/ Pawilon polski na nowojorskiej wystawie światowej (1939-1940) i jego dalsze dzieje. The book, written by Dr. Krystyna Nowakowska, was published in Warsaw by the Department of Cultural Heritage of Poland’s Ministry of Culture and National Heritage in 2013.
Details & How to order: PDF
Register through September 4 at
Special Thank You to
Kathryn “Kasia” Rosypal-Romani
PMA Newsletter Editor for 15 Years!
In observance of Labor Day the Museum and Library will be CLOSED on Monday, September 1, 2014
Union League Club of Chicago
65 W. Jackson Blvd., Chicago, IL 60604
Thursday, August 28, 2014, 6:00 - 8:00 p.m.
SPECIAL CLOSURE NOTICE
The Museum will be closed to the public on Saturday, August 23, 2014
The Polish Museum of America
Cordially Invites you the Opening of the Exhibition
70th Anniversary of the Warsaw Uprising
Sunday, August 17, 2014 at 3:00 PM
PMA Sabina P. Logisz Great Hall
Exhibit runs through the end of September
“Art for Heart 2014” - Call for Artists
DEADLINE EXTENDED TO FRIDAY, AUGUST 15TH
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
ANNOUNCING THE NEW MANAGING DIRECTOR OF THE POLISH MUSEUM OF AMERICA
CHICAGO, IL – July 25, 2014 The Executive Committee and the Board of Directors of The Polish Museum of America (PMA) are pleased to formally announce the selection of the new Managing Director, Małgorzata Kot … More: PDF
Photo: L. Kowalewicz
In observance of Independence Daythe Museum and Library will be CLOSED on Friday, July 4, 2014