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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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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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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Farewell and Best Wishes to Gabriela Kaminski

Congrats and thanks to Gabriela Kamiński, our intern at the Polish Museum of America, as she heads to Texas for her Masters in Art History. Best wishes for her future curatorial pursuits.

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Lost Boyz Inc. Pays a Visit to the Polish Museum of America

The Polish Museum of America hosted special guests from Lost Boyz Inc., a Chicago-based organization empowering underprivileged youth through sports. Come explore our museum and support Lost Boyz Inc.'s mission at https://www.lostboyzinc.org.

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Preserving Polish Heritage: 150 Years of PRCUA’s Commitment

We are excited to share a sneak peek of one of the captivating artifacts that will be showcased in our upcoming exhibition commemorating the 150th anniversary of the Polish Roman Catholic Union of America (PRCUA). Cataloged by Beth Martini and Daniela Wojas, the S.S. Ladies P.R.C.U League single column trophy

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Happy Independence Day 2023!

The Offices of the PRCUA, PMA and Library will be closed on Tuesday, July 4, 2023, in observance of Independence Day.

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9th PIASA Conference on Polish Studies

At the Polish Institute of Arts and Sciences in America (PIASA) Midwestern Conference on December 2, 1942, the Archives and Museum of the Polish Roman Catholic Union of America (PRCUA) – now the Polish Museum of America (PMA), hosted a closed session for the Commission for Research on Polish Immigration.

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Father’s Day

Warm Father's Day wishes from the Polish Museum of America! We appreciate your dedication and support. May you have health, happiness, and fulfillment in all aspects of your life. Happy Father's Day!

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