JP II Canonization

Today we honor the canonization of Pope John Paul II at St. Peter's Square on April 27, 2014, carried out by Pope Francis with Pope Emeritus Benedict XVI.

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Two artists from the collection of the Polish Museum of America

Two artists from the collection of the Polish Museum of America - Henryk Grunwald and Wladyslaw Benda celebrate their birthdays today.

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Grób Mieczysława Haimana

71 anniversary of Mieczyslaw Haiman’s untimely death

On January 15 we mark the 71 anniversary of Mieczyslaw Haiman’s untimely death in 1949 at age 61. The Polish Museum of America was his brainchild.

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Maritime Collections

Maritime Collections at the Polish Museum of America

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Father and Son – two sculptures by Stanisław Szukalski

Two sculptures by Stanisław Szukalski in the collection of the Polish Museum of America.

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Targ

Mysterious painting and its Creator

"Thieves Market in Vilnius" by Stanisław Appenzeller

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Size comparision coin vs. book

Historical prints and special editions

The Polish Museum of America Library holds in its collection many unique publications.

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Paderewski’s Watch and Polish Army Veterans

PMA presents the third film in a series introducing the hidden stories, behind the scenes of the PMA collections: I. J. Paderewski's Watch and Polish Army Veterans. The Master's watch is one of many gifts donated by his sister, Antonina Wilkońska. Along with furniture from the Buckingham Hotel in New

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76th anniversary of the Warsaw Uprising

The Polish Museum of America presents an artistic performance tribute on the occasion of the 76th anniversary of the Warsaw Uprising (Polish language).

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