Remembering Pope John Paul II

On April 2nd, we commemorate the passing of a beloved figure whose impact transcended borders and touched millions worldwide. Karol Wojtyła, known to the world as Pope John Paul II, left an indelible mark on history through his unwavering faith, profound wisdom, and tireless dedication to peace and justice.

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Happy International Children’s Book Day!

As we celebrate the enchanting world of children's literature, we're reminded of the timeless tales that have shaped young minds for generations. Founded in 1967 and observed on Hans Christian Andersen's birthday, April 2nd, this special day holds a cherished place in our hearts.

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Happy Śmigus-Dyngus!

On April 1 we celebrate a cherished Polish tradition that brings laughter, joy, and a whole lot of splashing! Śmigus-Dyngus, also known as Wet Monday, marks the end of Easter festivities and the beginning of springtime renewal.

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Honoring the Legacy of Mieczysław Haiman

March 31, 2024, marks the 136th birthday of Mieczysław Haiman (1888 - 1949), the first curator of the Polish Museum of America!

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Happy Easter from the Polish Museum of America!

As we rejoice in this special holiday on March 31, we're excited to share with you the traditions of Easter through our remarkable collections. Featuring vintage postcards and exquisite illustrations, we're highlighting the lively Easter customs cherished for generations.

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Have a Blessed Good Friday!

Join us in commemorating Good Friday on March 29th! At the Polish Museum of America, we honor this solemn day with reverence and reflection. On this occasion, we're proud to share a unique aspect of our collection – the 14 cross stations painted by Sister Stanisia (Monika Kurkowska) of the

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Remembering Ludwika Nitschowa

On March 28 we celebrate the remarkable life and contributions of Ludwika Nitschowa, a multifaceted artist whose legacy continues to inspire generations.

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Honoring the memory of Bart Siegel

Join us in honoring the memory of Bart Siegel, a cherished supporter of the PMA

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Happy World Theater Day!

On March 27 we celebrate the art form that brings stories to life, stirs emotions, and unites cultures worldwide. At the Polish Museum of America, we're honored to pay tribute to the rich tapestry of theater history that resonates deeply within our community.

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Pisanki Workshop 2024

The Polish Museum of America's Easter egg decorating workshop on March 23 was a huge success, as attendees of all ages enjoyed the lively atmosphere and embraced Polish culture. Thanks to the generous support of the Edward T. & Ellen K. Dryer Charitable Foundation and the expert guidance of instructor

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