Franciszek Strynkiewicz’s death anniversary
On Nov. 20, 1996, Franciszek Strynkiewicz - Polish sculptor and pedagogue passed away at the age of 103.
Ignacy Jan Paderewski Birthday
November 6 is the 161 anniversary of the birthday of Ignacy Jan Paderewski, Poland's greatest composer, and pianist after Frederick Chopin, who served as PM and Foreign Secretary in 1919.
The mayor of the city, Lori Lightfoot, visits our museum
Today, Mayor Lori Lightfoot visited the Polish Museum of America to attend the Chicago Warsaw Sister Cities Committee Polish Heritage Breakfast.
Tytus Brzozowski and Polonika Institute visit to Chicago
On November 12 the Polish Museum of America, in cooperation with the Polonika Institute hosted a "Meet the Artist" reception and official exhibit opening of "12 Cities" by Polish artist Tytus Brzozowski.
PMA mourns the loss of Jan Sliwinski
Muzeum Polskie w Ameryce żegna Jana Śliwińskiego, swojego Przyjaciela, wolontariusza i jurora wielu przeszłych wystaw MPA, zmarłego nad ranem w niedzielę, 7 listopada w Chicago.
103 years Anniversary of Polish Independence
November 11, 2021 marks the 103 anniversary of the restoration of Polish Independence after almost a century and a half of tri-Empire occupation and destruction.
Woodrow Wilson anniversary
November 7 marks 105 anniversary of Woodrow Wilson's victory (1913-1917, 1917-1919) as an incumbent presidential candidate for his second term as 28 President of the United States.
Holy Day of Obligation on the Feast of All Saints
Today, November 1 in the Catholic Church we rejoice at the Holy Day of Obligation on the Feast of All Saints.
Polish-American Heritage Music Celebrations
Polish-American Heritage Month of October is just not long enough to fit in the rich itinerary featuring our Polish and American cultural proposals!
The PMA mourns the loss of former PMA employee Leonard R. Kurdek
Leonard R. Kurdek, age 70, of Chicago, Illinois passed away on Saturday, October 16, 2021.