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
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
All proceeds from Michał Korzistka’s benefit concert
to support The Polish Museum of America Library
“Rare Book Conservation Project”
Polish Museum of America
June 27, 2014, at 7:00 p.m.
Exhibit runs through Sunday, August 3, 2014
Martin Scorsese Presents
Masterpieces of Polish Cinema
Gene Siskel Film Center
May 4-July 2
Special discount offer for Friends of the PMA!
Show times & ticket information: PDF
Gene Siskel Film Center website
RESERVATION DEADLINE EXTENDED TO FRIDAY, MAY 30, 2014
please call (773) 782-2601
Press Release: PDF
Reservation Ticket: PDF
EARLY CLOSURE NOTICE
The Museum and Library will close at 3:00 p.m. on Friday, June 6, 2014
In observance of Memorial Day the Museum and Library will be CLOSED on Monday, May 26, 2014
In observance of Good Friday and Easter
the Museum and Library
will be OPEN on Thursday, April 17, 2014 &
will be CLOSED on Friday, April 18, 2014 & Sunday, April 20, 2014
Join us on April 15 at the PMA to discuss
The Grasinski Girls by Mary Erdmans,
with discussion leader, Joanna Wojdon,
historian from University of Wrocław, Poland
& Fulbright Scholar at Loyola.
Details & more information: PDF
PISANKI & PALM WEAVING WORKSHOPS
Prepare for Easter with the PMA — Saturday, April 12, 2014
Exhibit runs through April 13th
For more information, click here
STATE OF ILLINOIS WILL HONOR GENERAL PULASKI
The public is invited to celebrate Pulaski Day on Monday, March 3, 2014, at 10 a.m. in the Sabina P. Logisz Great Hall of The Polish Museum of America (PMA), 984 N. Milwaukee Avenue, Chicago, Illinois. The presence of distinguished leaders of national, state, county, and city government is anticipated, as well as leaders of Polonia. A short program of speakers will take place, concluding with an official wreath laying ceremony at the painting, Pulaski at Savannah, by Stanislaw Kaczor Batowski. Admission is free.
Doors open at 9 a.m. Please use new entryway on Augusta Boulevard.
General Museum tours will not be permitted. Museum and PRCUA building will close at 1 p.m.
PMA& Chopin Theatre
have the pleasure to invite you for
aSpecial Benefit Performance
of the spectacularRose & The Rime
Saturday, March 1st, 3:00 p.m.
1543 W. Division St., Chicago
The Polish Museum of America 2014 Pulaski Day Scholarships
UPDATE: Scholarship program is now closed.
The PMA is pleased to announce The Polish Museum of America Pulaski Day Scholarship Program. The scholarship recipients will be introduced at the annual official State of Illinois Pulaski Day Celebration to be held on Monday, March 3, 2014 in the Sabina P. Logisz Great Hall of the PMA during the 10 a.m. program. The PMA will select two recipients. Each will receive a $1,000 scholarship applicable for the 2014-2015 school year. High school seniors and college students are encouraged to apply. Submissions must be received no later than Tuesday morning, February 25, 2014, by 11 a.m. with no exceptions.
Continued Financial Support from the Ministry of Culture and National HeritagePDF