October 9, 1621 Polish Chocim victory

This October 2021 we rejoice in the 40th anniversary of Polish American Heritage Month.

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148 years ago!

148 years ago the PRCUA, our founding institution was established.

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Warsaw Uprising 1944 Truce

77 Commemoration of the Warsaw Uprising Truce Agreement on Oct. 2, 1944.

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Cyprian Kamil Norwid Bicentennial of birth

Today we celebrate the 200 birthday of Cyprian Kamil Norwid - Poland’s fourth national herald in great classical romantic literature.

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Soviet Russia invades Poland Sept. 17, 1939

September 17, 1939 at 6 am - two Soviet fronts invaded the territories of the Second Polish Republic.

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Happy Mexican Independence Day!

Our Mexican American friends visiting the PMA.

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Incredibly beautiful maps we received today

On September 14, 2021 the Polish Museum of America received four original historical maps of Poland dating between 1656 and 1799 from historian Tadeusz Gromada's personal collection.

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Cardinal Stefan Wyszynski – beatification

Cardinal Stefan Wyszynski, Poland’s ‘Primate of the Millennium,’ to be beatified in September 12, 2021.

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9/11

Today, 20 years after 9/11 terrorist attacks we pause to honor all the innocent victims.

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Stefan Mrożewski

We are presenting a few selected works by Mrożewski in the PMA collection. He made this series about the Warsaw ghetto in the years 1954-1956, based on survivors’ testimonies.

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