Polish National Flag Day and World Day of Polonia
On this day the Polish diaspora around the world celebrates its holiday-the International Day of Polonia.
World Book Day
On #WorldBookDay, UNESCO reminds us of the power books have as symbols of hope and social change.
Katyn Massacre Remembrance Day
A day to remember the Poles murdered by the Soviets.
The PMA mourns the loss of Life Member Helena Sromek
Helena Sromek, age 78, of Chicago, passed away peacefully on April 9, 2022, after a brief battle with cancer.
Remembering Adam Kossowski – on 36 anniversary of death
On this day 36 years ago the art world lost one of its own. Adam Kossowski was born Dec. 5, 1905-in Nowy Sacz, Poland.
Ludwika Nitschowa 33 commemoration of death
She was born Dec. 6, 1889, in Poland. On this day we remember Ludwika Nitschowa, Polish sculptor and pedagogue who died on March 28, 1989.
2022 – Year dedicated to Jan Ignacy Lukasiewicz
He was a Polish pharmacist, engineer, businessman and philanthropist. The year 2022 has been designated by the Parliament of the Republic of Poland as the year of Jan Ignacy Lukasiewicz.
Polish National Anthem
Today the Mikołaj Kopernik Polish Saturday School visited the PMA.
The PMA and PRCUA happily celebrate Pączki Day
As a Christian tradition, Pączki Day is a celebration of the end of winter through a feast of fatty foods.
The Polish Museum of America mourns the passing of Włodek Zuterek
The Polish Museum of America mourns the passing of Włodek Zuterek, who performed at numerous events and celebrations at the PMA during the past decade. Funeral Mass for the late Włodek Zuterek will be held on Friday, February 18 at 4:30 pm, at St. Ladislaus (5345 Roscoe St., Chicago, IL