The PMA Welcomes ‘Portrait of Jane’ by Theodore Modra

Exciting News at the Polish Museum of America! We are thrilled to announce a remarkable addition to our collection - the stunning "Portrait of Jane" (circa 1926) by Theodore Modra, a Polish-born artist known for his mastery honed in Paris and Munich. This masterpiece, generously donated by Stanley and Ewa

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Zyczenia swiateczne MPA | Merry Christmas from PMA

Zyczenia swiateczne MPA | Merry Christmas from PMA

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Deaf Group’s Visit to Polish Museum’s 150th Anniversary Exhibition for the PRCUA

Breaking Barriers and Bridging Histories: A Special Visit by the Schaumburg Township Deaf Social and Support Group to the Polish Museum of America on its 150th Anniversary

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Polish Museum Hosts Historic Judges Association Meeting

Explore the historic inaugural meeting of the Polish American Judges Association, hosted at the Polish Museum of America, where over 100 judges and supporters gathered for this momentous occasion organized by Judge Diann Marsalek.

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Warsaw Uprising: Honoring Heroism and Resilience in WWII’s Defining Battle

During World War II, the Warsaw Uprising was a 63-day brave effort led by the Home Army to liberate Warsaw from German occupation and regain Polish independence. Despite overwhelming odds, they fought with determination and resourcefulness.

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Versailles Peace Treaty: A Historic Moment in World History

The signing of the Treaty of Versailles on June 28th marked the end of World War I, shaping global history, with notable figures like Ignacy Jan Paderewski playing a significant role, and the pen used during the signing now residing at the Polish Museum of America, offering visitors a glimpse

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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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Today we celebrated – World Art Day

Today, April 15th, marks World Art Day, a global celebration of the arts and their essential role in our lives. It promotes creativity, cultural diversity, and freedom of expression while providing an opportunity to reflect on the value and impact of the arts.

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Polish Language Schools: A Tour of Our Museum’s Collection and Exhibits

Academy of Polish Language and Culture (Akademia Języka Polskiego i Kultury im. Marszałka J. Piłsudskiego) and Nicholaus Copernicus Polish School (Polska Szkoła Mikołaja Kopernika) – thank you for your interest in Polish history, culture, and language.

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The One-Year Anniversary of the War between Russia and Ukraine

One year on from the start of the Russia-Ukraine war, the conflict shows no signs of abating, and the situation on the ground remains extremely volatile.

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