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CCTV monitoring Wrocław synagogue

CCTV monitoring Wrocław synagogue

Added 2010-01-29

  As a result of swastikas and anti-Semite slogans appearing on the walls of the building surrounding the synagogue in...

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Training program for Polish teachers devoted to Holocaust teaching methods in the U. S.

Training program for Polish teachers devoted to Holocaust teaching methods in the U. S.

Added 2010-01-28

The U.S. Diplomatic Mission in Poland invites Polish high school teachers to apply for participation in a Holocaust Teacher Training Program...

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„I miss you, Jew!”

„I miss you, Jew!”

Added 2010-01-28

The project of Rafał Betlejewski „I miss you, Jew!” has officially started on January 27th, 2010, on the 5th International...

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The play „And I don’t remember anything else” in the Jewish historical Institute

The play „And I don’t remember anything else” in the Jewish historical Institute

Added 2010-01-28

The premiere of the play “And I don’t remember anything else” directed by Piotr Jędrzejas will take place on February...

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„Auschwitz – What Am I Doing Here?” by Mikołaj Grynberg

„Auschwitz – What Am I Doing Here?” by Mikołaj Grynberg

Added 2010-01-28

On the 65th anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz-Birkenau appeared the book “Auschwitz – What Am I Doing Here?”...

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65th anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz-Birkenau

65th anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz-Birkenau

Added 2010-01-26

The celebrations of the 65th anniversary of the liberation of the Auschwitz-Birkenau Nazi death camp will take place on January 27th,...

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„Bonjour Monsieur Chagall”

„Bonjour Monsieur Chagall”

Added 2010-01-26

On Saturday 30th at 6 PM the performance “Bonjour Monsieur Chagall” will be presented in Kielce, on the main stage of the...

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5th International Holocaust Remembrance Day

5th International Holocaust Remembrance Day

Added 2010-01-26

On January 27th, 2010 we will celebrate the 5th International Holocaust Remembrance Day. The official part of the ceremony will take...

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MHPJ Barcamp

MHPJ Barcamp

Added 2010-01-22

  Barcamp – an open, democratic meeting organized by the Museum of the History of Polish Jews – will take place in Nowy...

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Holocaust Memorial Day in Kielce

Holocaust Memorial Day in Kielce

Added 2010-01-22

  Jan Karski Association in Kielce invites everyone to join them in their Holocaust Memorial Day celebrations, starting with...

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Virtual Shtetl in New York Times!

Virtual Shtetl in New York Times!

Added 2010-01-20

  An article by Alex Wright describing the use of new technologies by contemporary museums appeared in The New York Times...

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„Jewish Motifs” in Oświęcim

„Jewish Motifs” in Oświęcim

Added 2010-01-20

  Auschwitz Jewish Center will host the travelling film festival „Jewish Motifs”, this time dubbed “2009...

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Horoscope for the house of prayer

Horoscope for the house of prayer

Added 2010-01-19

  An unconventional collection to restore the unique house of prayer in Będzin is underway. The site has been found by Adam...

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New publication from Auchwitz Museum

New publication from Auchwitz Museum

Added 2010-01-19

  The book „Europa według Auschwitz – Litzmannstadt Ghetto” („Europe according to Auschwitz –...

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First shabbat in half century

First shabbat in half century

Added 2010-01-19

  Hosted by Płock Scientific Society, Erev Shabbat has been celebrated in Płock for the first time in 50 years. The event...

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Hasidic gathering on tzadik’s grave

Hasidic gathering on tzadik’s grave

Added 2010-01-18

  More than 300 Hasidim from all over the world have come to Aleksandrów Łódzki on Thursday, January 14th, to pray on the...

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To be an Arab in Israel

To be an Arab in Israel

Added 2010-01-18

  “To be an Arab in Israel”, the second meeting of the “Identity of Modern Israel” cycle, will be...

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Judaism Day in Tarnów – conclusion

Judaism Day in Tarnów – conclusion

Added 2010-01-18

  Established by the Episcopal Conference, Judaism Day in Catholic Church had been celebrated for the 13th time, this time...

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Promotion of the new book by Szewach Weiss

Promotion of the new book by Szewach Weiss

Added 2010-01-13

  A new book, “W dwóch światach” by Szewach Weiss and Tomasz Dostatni will be promoted on January 19th in T....

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Seminar about Muranów

Seminar about Muranów

Added 2010-01-13

  A seminar about the Warsaw Jewish quarter of Muranów will take place in the History Meeting House on 20 Karowa St. today,...

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Judaism Day in Tarnów

Judaism Day in Tarnów

Added 2010-01-13

  Tarnów has been chosen to host the main celebrations of the 13th Judaism Day, which start on January 16th. Apart from a...

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Meeting and workshops in Białystok

Meeting and workshops in Białystok

Added 2010-01-12

  A book “Historia, pamięć, tolerancja. Nauczanie o wielokulturowości i lokalnej historii” edited by...

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New pictures on Virtual Shtetl

New pictures on Virtual Shtetl

Added 2010-01-12

  New archival photos are now available on our portal as a result of a cooperation between Museum of the History of Polish...

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Silver dot missing

Silver dot missing

Added 2010-01-12

  Silver balloon, an element of instalation over Chłodna Street by Anna Baumgart and Agnieszka Kurant, went missing....

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Jewish music in Książnica Pomorska

Jewish music in Książnica Pomorska

Added 2010-01-11

  A lecture by prof. Benjamin Vogel, musicologist working at Lund and Szczecin universities has taken place in Książnica...

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Two MHPJ galleries are ready

Two MHPJ galleries are ready

Added 2010-01-11

  “Holocaust” and “The Post-War Years”, two of the seven galleries of the Main Exhibition of the...

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Olkusz: Exhibition about the historical legacy of Śniatyń

Olkusz: Exhibition about the historical legacy of Śniatyń

Added 2010-01-08

From the beginning of January 2010 the photographic exhibition “Śniatyń – Archaeology of memory: discovering and preserving...

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Devastated tenement on Szeroka Street

Devastated tenement on Szeroka Street

Added 2010-01-07

The small tenement at 32 Szeroka Street – in the heart of Kazimierz district in Kraków – has remained devastated for years....

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“The identity of modern Israel”: a series of meetings with Szewach Weiss

“The identity of modern Israel”: a series of meetings with Szewach Weiss

Added 2010-01-06

We would like to invite you to a series of meetings with Szewach Weiss, entitled “The identity of modern Israel”. The meetings are...

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Record-breaking number of visitors of the Museum Auschwitz-Birkenau

Record-breaking number of visitors of the Museum Auschwitz-Birkenau

Added 2010-01-05

In 2009 the National Memorial and Museum Auschwitz-Birkenau was visited by 1,3 million tourists, which constitutes the record in the...

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There is no money to renovate the Jewish cemetary in Wrocław

There is no money to renovate the Jewish cemetary in Wrocław

Added 2010-01-05

  The Jewish cemetery in Wrocław (Lotnicza Street) is becoming more and more ruined every day. The renovation of the prefuneral...

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Calendar with horoscope

Calendar with horoscope

Added 2010-01-04

The Association „Nasz Będzin” [„Our Będzin”] has published a calendar for 2010 illustrated with photos of the...

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„Strolling around Jewish Łódź”

„Strolling around Jewish Łódź”

Added 2010-01-04

In 2009 we were celebrating the 65th anniversary of the liquidation of Litzmannstadt Ghetto. On this occasion, “Gazeta...

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Celebrations of the 13th Day of Judaism in Tarnów

Celebrations of the 13th Day of Judaism in Tarnów

Added 2010-01-04

  The Committee of the Polish Episcopate for Dialogue with Judaism has decided that in 2010 the celebrations of the Day of Judaism,...

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“Silence and reconciliation zone” in the Kielce synagogue

“Silence and reconciliation zone” in the Kielce synagogue

Added 2010-01-04

   World-famous architect Peter Zumthor is the author of the project of converting the over a hundred years old...

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Prewar seat given back to the Jewish community of Bielsko-Biała

Prewar seat given back to the Jewish community of Bielsko-Biała

Added 2010-01-04

  The building where the community board was seated was given back to the Jewish community of Bielsko-Biała. The building...

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Shtetl Community

Shtetl Community

Added 2009-05-24

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