Muzeum Historii Żydów Polskich

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POLIN Museum Wins 2015 Sybilla Award

Warszawa, 23 May 2016

With great pride, we are pleased to announce that the POLIN Museum has won the 2015 Sybilla Award in the Martyrology category. Presented by the National Institute for Museums and Public Collections, the award was for the...

International Jewish Film Festival

Warszawa, 16 May 2016

Numerous interesting films on Jewish subjects await movie-goers at the International Jewish Film Festival which commences on 18th at Kino Muranów, including films relating to the Holocaust. The Festival is dedicated to the Jewish people...

Jan Karski Plaque Unveiled in Warsaw

Warszawa, 17 May 2016

A plaque honouring Jan Karski was unveiled in Warsaw on 8th May 2016. Karski was the legendary courier of the Polish Government-in-Exile who was the first person to inform the leaders of the Allies of the extermination of Jews during World...

Władysław Bartoszewski's Last Book - an Event at POLIN Museum

6 May 2016

The POLIN Museum of the History of Polish Jews invites the public to an event dedicated to the last book by Władysław Bartoszewski Polacy, Żydzi, okupacja: fakty, postawy, refleksje (Poles, Jews, the Occupation: Facts, Attitudes Reflections)...