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 ‘Education, training and awareness raising’ category is presented to a Polish […]
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 in Poland has received this award. The winner holds The Egg, by […]
World-Class Temporary Exhibition – Frank Stella and the Synagogues of Historic Poland at POLIN Museum
Frank Stella and the Synagogues of Historic Poland, a world-class exhibition, features the work of one of the greatest abstract artists of the twentieth century. Stella was inspired by Polish wooden synagogues to create a unique series of works. For the first time, Stella’s large reliefs from his Polish Village series have been set side by side with the prewar photographs and measured drawings […]