Polonia’s Progress: PMA Showcases Renovation Plans to Esteemed Visitors

Discover the exciting visit to the Polish Museum in America by prominent guests from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the Consulate General of Poland in Chicago. Explore their insights into the museum's renovation project and its role in the "Polonia Infrastructure 2024" grant competition. Stay connected with us for

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Exploring the Legacy of Ganna Walska: An Evening at the PMA

Join us on October 14th at 6 p.m. as we delve into the captivating life of Madame Ganna Walska, a renowned beauty, opera star, and philanthropist. Discover her enduring legacy, from rebuilding the Royal Castle in Warsaw to owning the Théâtre des Champs-Élysées in Paris, and creating Lotusland, a stunning

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In Memoriam: Rosalie-Ann Lindberg

The Polish Museum of America regrets to announce the passing of our dedicated volunteer and lifelong PMA member, Rosalie-Ann Lindberg.

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The Battle of Vienna: A Turning Point in History

Discover the Heroic Legacy of King Jan III Sobieski and the Legendary Winged Hussars in the Battle of Vienna | A Tale of Valor, Unity, and Europe's Indomitable Spirit

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Remembering 9/11

September 11, 2001 - a date etched into the collective memory of every American. On this solemn anniversary, we take a moment to remember and honor the lives lost, the heroes who emerged, and the resilience of a nation.

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Research on Emigration Magazines in the Collection of the PMA

On August 31, 2023, Dr. Elżbieta Nowosielska and Dr. Aleksandra Bańkowska resumed their research at the Archives of the Polish Museum of America. They're collaborating on a project to compile a Bibliography of Polish history from the 19th and 20th centuries, focusing on emigration and the Polish diaspora press between

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Exciting Start of the Season: Back to School with a Visit to the PMA!

DePaul University students set the season in motion with an inspiring visit to the Polish Museum of America.

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PMA Receives Generous Donation from SWAP PAVA District Board no. 1

The Polish Museum of America received a notable donation from SWAP PAVA District Board no. 1, including framed photos of board members and the Women's Auxiliary. The museum thanks SWAP for enriching its mission.

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Forging Connections: Consulate-General of Japan’s Special Visit to Polish Museum of America

Polish Museum of America welcomed distinguished guests Consul Rie Arai and Deputy Consul-General Naoya Kishi from the Consulate-General of Japan in Chicago. They delved into our unique archival collection, including original Japanese letters from 1939, shedding light on WWII perspectives. The visit initiated a series, celebrating vibrant Polish-Japanese ties. Gratitude

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Welcoming Special Guests from the Scouting Association of the Republic

Special day at the Polish Museum of America as we hosted esteemed members of the ZHR Scouting Association from London and Chicago. Scoutmasters Franek Pepliński, Aneta Macheta, and Beata Chodorowska-Niebrugge explored our rich exhibits guided by our experts, including the iconic Great Hall and Paderewski Room. A memorable gathering we're

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