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

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 [...]

POLIN Museum Wins Two Top European Museum Awards

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 [...]

Global Education Outreach Program

GEOP – POLIN Museum partners with universities and research institutions worldwideThe 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 [...]

Children & Youth Education

"MUSEUM FOR ONE ZLOTY"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. PAY IT [...]

Visit our Photo Gallery!

Visit our photo gallery and its highlights: ■  Gwoździec synagogue: making of the re!construction of the 17th-century ■  Grand Opening: of the POLIN Museum of the History of Polish Jews in October 2014 ■  Architecture of the POLIN Museum    

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International conference at POLIN Museum, May 11-14

International Conference "From Ibrahim ibn Yakub to 6 Anielewicz Street" marked the opening of the Core Exhibition of POLIN Museum of the History of Polish Jews. Among the issues discussed were the transformation of the historiography of Polish Jewry in the last thirty years, the changes in the legal situation of Jews in the Polish-Lithuanian [...]

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