Polish November Uprising Commemoration

Late, on the night of November 29/30, 1830 Polish officers and cadets from the Warsaw Military Academy initiated one of its first national insurrections in modern Polish history.

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Thanksgiving wishes from the PMA

We would like to wish you and your loved ones a bountiful and blessed Thanksgiving and hope that the spirit of gratitude remains in our hearts every day.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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.

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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!

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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.

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