Polish Museum of America

984 N. Milwaukee Ave.
Chicago, IL 60642- Map It
(773) 384-3352

AAA Editor Notes

Polish Museum of America, 984 N. Milwaukee Ave., documents the many Polish contributions to this country. The museum contains exhibits about Thaddeus Kosciuszko and Casimir Pulaski, patriots in the war for America's independence; extensive interactive displays concerning Ignace Jan Paderewski, a noted pianist and statesman; memorabilia of other noted Polish-Americans; coins, stamps and medals of Poland; and Polish folk and fine art and sculpture. Paintings, sculptures and graphic arts by Polish artists 1919-39 are displayed in the Kusmierczak Art Gallery. Temporary exhibits and a library also are available. Guided tours are available.
$7; $6 (ages 65+ and students with ID); free (ages 0-4).
Hours: Museum Fri.-Wed. 11-4 (also Wed. 4-7). Library Mon.-Tues. and Fri. 10-4, Wed. 1-7, Sat. 11-4. Genealogy research available Wed. 10-1. Last admission to museum 45 minutes before closing. Closed major holidays.