We continue to support the development of POLIN Museum and its world class program through its founder, the Association of the Jewish Historical Institute of Poland, which remains our strategic partner in Poland.
We support initiatives that preserve and promote legacy of Polish Jews, and help to build bridges through time, space, and amongst people.
EXHIBITING DIFFICULT HISTORIES: THE ‘ANTI-ZIONIST’ CAMPAIGN IN POLAND, 1967–1968, AND ITS ECHOES TODAY – Lecture by Dariusz Stola
Tuesday Oct 23, 2018, 7:00 PM Admission: $10 YIVO members & students: $5 For ticket information see original source: Exhibiting-Difficult-Histories In March 1968, in reaction to a student rebellion, the communist government of Poland launched a noisy propaganda campaign against [...]
Starting September 10th, 2018, POLIN Museum has launched its first English Facebook page. Making it even easier for the international community to connect with the museum, its events, activities, and exhibits. We encourage those who have been supporters of the museum [...]
Registration is still open for the 38th International Association of Jewish Genealogical Societies conference will be held in Warsaw August 5-10. A highlight of the event will be the Pamela Weisberger Memorial lecture, to be delivered by Barbara Kirshenblatt Gimblett. The lecture is entitled Meet the Family: A Journey of [...]
A matzeva (tombstone) was recently erected in memory of 10 Jews from Wąwolnica and Nałęczów, who were murdered in the fall of 1942 and buried in Rogalow. Thanks to locals who warmly remember their friends, we know that amongst others, here lie: Rachel Tarczyc, 22 [...]
On the 8th of March a new temporary exhibition, ‘Estranged: March ’68 and Its Aftermath’, was opened in POLIN Museum. The exhibition focuses on the tragical causes of the anti-Semitic campaign of the Polish government that was carried out 50 years ago. In result, the lifes of [...]
Original Post - http://www.taubephilanthropies.org/jewish-culture-festival-in-krakow The Jewish Culture Festival in Kraków is the largest Jewish festival in the world. Each year, the Festival offers over 200 events, including musical performances, lectures, workshops, and guided tours, presented by hundreds of artists from France, Germany, Israel, Poland, and the [...]