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April 2017

POLIN Museum wins an EU Prize for Cultural Heritage

2018-01-31T18:31:10+00:00Categories: News from Poland, POLIN Museum|Tags: , , |

POLIN Museum of the History of Polish Jews wins an EU Prize for Cultural Heritage Europa Nostra Awards 2017 for Jewish Cultural Heritage: Educational program

The European Commission and Europa Nostra revealed today the winners of the 2017 European Union Prize for Cultural Heritage / Europa Nostra Awards, Europe’s top honour in the heritage field. For the first time in award’s history, one of the Europa Nostra Awards in the […]

NAC Board of Directors met with Director of the POLIN Museum

2018-01-31T18:26:19+00:00Categories: News from the US, POLIN Museum|

From left, sitting: Victor Markowicz, Co-Chairman, Sigmund Rolat, Co-Chairman, Rabbi Arthur Schneier, Board Member
Second row from left: Andrzej Rojek, Secretary of the Board, Cantor Joseph Malovany, Board Member, Director of POLIN Museum Dariusz Stola, Jerzy Warman, Board Member, Samantha Rolat-Asulin, Board Member, Sylvia Safer, Board Member.

The North American Council for the Legacy of Polish Jews POLIN and its Board of Directors met in New York with Director of the POLIN […]

March 2017

In Memoriam z”l Halina Paszkowska

2018-01-31T18:14:03+00:00Categories: News from Poland|Tags: |

Halina Paszkowska z”l (1927-2017)

It is with great sadness that we share the news that Halina Paszkowska passed away on Sunday, March 26, at the age of eighty-nine. 

Halina was an incredible person. She was a Holocaust survivor and had taken part in the Warsaw Uprising. 

After the war, throughout the 55 years of her career, from 1952 to 2007, she was actively involved in Polish cinematography; she […]

POLIN Museum’s Prof. Barbara Kirshenblatt-Gimblett 2017 lecture series in the USA

2018-02-20T00:19:02+00:00Categories: News from the US, POLIN Museum|Tags: , , , , , , |

Professor Barbara Kirshenblatt-Gimblett, Chief Curator of the Core Exhibition at POLIN Museum of the History of Polish Jews, will be speaking this April at Princeton University, University of Pennsylvania, Case Western Reserve, Cornell University, the YIVO Institute for Jewish Research, and the Museum of the Jewish Heritage in New York on May 2. She will also be a guest lecturer in seminars at several of these universities. Please see below […]

POLIN Museum Wins Two Top European Museum Awards

2018-01-31T18:30:28+00:00Categories: POLIN Museum|Tags: , , , , , , , |

POLIN Museum Wins Top European Awards!


Museum Director prof. D.Stola accepts the award, San Sebastian, November 9, 2016. (Photo: topictolosa.com)

The 2016 European Museum of the Year Award was presented to POLIN Museum at a ceremony on April 9 in San Sebastian, Spain. This is the first time in the 39 years of the award that a museum […]

February 2017

2017 FASPE Award for Ethical Leadership awarded posthumously to Jan Karski

2018-01-31T18:30:04+00:00Categories: News from the US|Tags: , , , , |

Andrzej Rojek, our Board Member and President of Jan Karski Educational Foundation received the 2017 FASPE Award for Ethical Leadership awarded posthumously to Jan Karski. The ceremony took place in New York City on January 30th.


The Fellowships at Auschwitz for the Study of Professional Ethics (FASPE) foundation presents its award annually to individuals who embrace the highest ethical principles in their professional service. The jury awarded this year’s award […]

August 2016

Association’s Growing Circle of Donors

2017-03-17T22:54:34+00:00Categories: News from Poland, News from the US|Tags: , |

The Association of the Jewish Historical Institute of Poland reported on its global outreach efforts at the July meeting of the Donors’ Council. Last fall the Association reached out to Australia. This fall they will be holding events and meetings in Toronto and New York.

Thanks to the Association’s promotional activities in Poland and abroad, the international circle of donors is growing. We are happy to welcome new supporters from […]

July 2016

Global Education Outreach Program

2017-03-17T22:54:34+00:00Categories: News from Poland, News from the US|Tags: , , , , , |

GEOP – POLIN Museum partners with universities and research institutions worldwide

The Global Education Outreach Program (GEOP), supported by the William K. Bowes, Jr. Foundation and the Taube Foundation for Jewish Life & Culture, is intended to strengthen POLIN Museum as an international center for intellectual exchange and partnerships in the fields of Polish-Jewish studies and Jewish museum studies. GEOP supports research fellowships, scholars-in-residence, post-doctoral seminars, distinguished lectures, conferences, publications, […]

June 2016

Children & Youth Education

2016-12-10T00:26:18+00:00Categories: News from Poland|Tags: , , , , |


Enter POLIN Museum with a symbolic single złoty if you are a child, teen, or student between 7 and 26 years of age! Starting on June 1, POLIN Museum has been participating in the Ministry of Culture and National Heritage’s nationwide campaign to increase access to cultural heritage for the young.



In July, POLIN Museum and March of the Living (MoL) organized Pay it Forward: […]

March 2016

The Ringelblum Archive

2018-01-31T18:28:29+00:00Categories: News from Poland|Tags: , , |

 An Archive More Important Than Life

– The Ringelblum Archive

The Association of the Jewish Historical Institute is actively supporting the Emanuel Ringelblum Jewish Historical Institute (JHI) in its effort to create a permanent exhibition devoted to the Ringelblum Archive. This unique archive, which was created in secret in the Warsaw Ghetto to document every […]