Polish Academy of Sciences Archives Director Visits PMA
Dr. Hanna Krajewska, Director of the Archives of the Polish Academy of Sciences in Warsaw, visited the Polish Museum in America twice during her stay in Chicago.
BG Casimir Pulaski Day
Illinois celebrates Pulaski Day on March 6 to honor Brigadier General Casimir Pulaski, who played a crucial role in the American Revolution. Join the annual celebration of his life at PMA-online to learn more about his legacy and Poland's contribution to America's defeat over Great Britain.
The official opening of the Museum took place exactly 86 years ago!
86 years ago today, the Museum opened its doors for the first time in the PRCUA Auditorium. Dignitaries from the Polish government, Polish-American organizations, and Chicago officials were all in attendance to celebrate this momentous occasion!
87th Anniversary of the Polish Museum of America | PMA
On October 15, 1935, the Polish Museum of America was established by the Polish Roman Catholic Union of America Board of Directors. This is the legacy of legendary Poles who immigrated to America.
Happy International Museum Day!
We're so grateful for our visitors and community, who have supported us since our establishment in 1937 as the Museum and Archives of the Polish Roman Catholic Union of America.
231 Anniversary of the Constitution of May 3, 1791
Today we stand in awe and acclaim at Europe's first written democratic constitution-the Polish Constitution ratified May 3, 1791 (written in 1788).
World Book Day
On #WorldBookDay, UNESCO reminds us of the power books have as symbols of hope and social change.
Research work under the supervision of the PMA Archivists
Research work under the supervision of the Archivists takes place in the PMA Art Gallery, which has been specially adapted for this purpose.
Presidents Day 2022
On this day February 21, we celebrate our American President's Day. Congress est. it originally in 1885 to honor our first President, George Washington.
Origins of the Polish Army Veterans Association in America – Ties to Chicago
Origins of the Polish Army Veterans Association in America - Ties to Chicago, host Halina Misterka.