Happy World Art Day!

April 15 marks World Art Day, a global celebration dedicated to fostering the development, dissemination, and appreciation of art, as declared during the 40th session of UNESCO’s General Conference in 2019.

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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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Pulaski Day 2024 Celebration

Thank you for making Pulaski Day at the Polish Museum of America a phenomenal success! Distinguished figures and honored speakers commemorated the legacy of Casimir Pulaski and celebrated the enduring ties between Poland and the United States. Heartfelt thanks to all who contributed, including our generous donors and sponsors. Stay

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Happy Birthday to Mr. Jan Loryś!

Today, we celebrate Mr. Jan Loryś' milestone 75th birthday at the Polish Museum of America! As our esteemed historian, his dedication to preserving Polish heritage is unparalleled.

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Celebrating 87 Years of Rich Polish Heritage at the PMA!

Over the decades, it has transformed into a focal point for connecting generations, bridging the gap between the old and the new, and safeguarding the rich tapestry of Polish culture.

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Emilia Plater School Visit: A Day of Polish Heritage Joy

Emilia Plater School's visit was a joyous exploration of Polish heritage. Thanks to the students and our team, your support helps preserve and share our rich cultural history.

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Birthday Anniversary of I. J. Paderewski

Discover the legacy of Ignacy Jan Paderewski, a virtuoso pianist and statesman, at the Polish Museum of America. Explore his impact on Polish history and culture through our curated collection of artifacts and documents. Join us in celebrating the life of this extraordinary patriot and musician.

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Exploring Polish Cultural Heritage: POLONIKA – video

In this video, the Polish Museum of America shares a captivating encounter with our esteemed collaborators from the POLONIKA Institute. We were delighted to welcome their distinguished representatives: PIOTR ŁUGOWSKI, Head of the Protection Strategic Program MAGDALENA GUTOWSKA, Head of the Popularization Strategic Program ALEKSANDRA DĄBKOWSKA, Database Coordinator

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Exploring Polish Cultural Heritage: POLONIKA’s Visit to the Polish Museum of America

The rich history of Polish cultural heritage in America through POLONIKA's visit to the Polish Museum of America. Explore their publications, insights, and collaborative efforts in preserving and celebrating this vibrant legacy.

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De Paul University History Students Explore Polish Heritage at the Polish Museum

This year the Polish Museum of America is honored to be part of the Polish Heritage Month programs sponsored by the Chicago Public Library. Museum tour guides will be leading tour groups registered through the Chicago Public Library program throughout the month of October.

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