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Holland's film coming up soon

Holland's film coming up soon

Added 2010-03-31

Film Director Agnieszka Holland has almost finished her new project. The movie is based on a book written by Robert Marshall called...

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Teodor Toeplitz passed away

Teodor Toeplitz passed away

Added 2010-03-30

  Teodor Toeplitz has passed away today in the Szaserów Hospital. He was known as a film critic, a writer and a social worker ....

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A competotion for young artists

A competotion for young artists

Added 2010-03-30

  This time we have something for the kids… Museum of the History of Polish Jews and the Jewish Museum of Galicia has...

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Best wishes for Passover

Best wishes for Passover

Added 2010-03-26

Best wishes for Passover...

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A meeting with Grażyna Majer

A meeting with Grażyna Majer

Added 2010-03-24

  The students of Białystok University gathered to listen to a lecture given by the vice-chairman of the Jewish Community in...

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International Festival of Bruno Schulz

International Festival of Bruno Schulz

Added 2010-03-24

This summer in Drohobycz we will have an opportunity to participate in a special event – International Festival of Bruno Schulz....

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Virtual Shtetl in Grodzisk Mazowiecki

Virtual Shtetl in Grodzisk Mazowiecki

Added 2010-03-23

On the 20th of march (Saturday) Grodzisk Mazowiecki had it’s inauguration of an event “ Days of Jewish Culture”. The...

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Cleaning the cemetery in Warsaw – Bródno

Cleaning the cemetery in Warsaw – Bródno

Added 2010-03-23

 The youth from high schools is go ing to help in cleaning the Jewish cemetery in Bródno.This will be another social –...

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Cemetery in Białogard

Cemetery in Białogard

Added 2010-03-22

One of Koszalin Collegium’s Students, In his free time likes to shoot photos of Białogard – his family Town. He is trying...

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Biłgoraj has it's partnership city

Biłgoraj has it's partnership city

Added 2010-03-22

Biłgoraj Has it’s next partnership city – Israeli Afula. Cooperation between the two cities will at first confine to youth...

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A meeting with Miklaszewski in Łódź

A meeting with Miklaszewski in Łódź

Added 2010-03-22

Today at 5 pm residents of Łódź will have a great opportunity to meet Krzysztof Miklaszewski. Film director and a great fan of Bruno...

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Jewich Community in Opole has regained the cemetery

Jewich Community in Opole has regained the cemetery

Added 2010-03-18

  Town Council in Opole has returned a cemetery to the Jewish Community in Ujazd. Jews from Opole had contend for the necropolis...

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A special exposition in Chełm city

A special exposition in Chełm city

Added 2010-03-18

  A special exposition will soon be held in Chełm. The city Museum has asked the residents of the town to expose their family...

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A monument on the grave of Kielecki Pogrom Victims

A monument on the grave of Kielecki Pogrom Victims

Added 2010-03-17

  There will be a new monument on the grave of the victims of Kielce pogrom. The project is prepared by a sculptor Marek Cecuła. It...

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Themerson Festival in Płock

Themerson Festival in Płock

Added 2010-03-17

  The residents of city Płock have another reason to smile about. In the occasion of the anniversary of Stefan Themerson’s...

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Israeli Youth in Poland

Israeli Youth in Poland

Added 2010-03-16

  The trips of Israeli youth to Poland are extremely hard for them. For the first time these young people from high school have to...

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Eichmann's son want's to reveal the documents

Eichmann's son want's to reveal the documents

Added 2010-03-15

Adolf’s Eichmann’s son, Ricardo wants to reveal the documents which refer to his father’s activity during World War...

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The devatstation of the Cracow Monument

The devatstation of the Cracow Monument

Added 2010-03-15

  Antisemite slogans appeared on the monument of the former concentration camp in Kraków – Płaszów., just the day before...

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67th annivarsary of Cracow Ghetto destruction.

67th annivarsary of Cracow Ghetto destruction.

Added 2010-03-15

March of Memory has been held In Płaszów, in the occasion of the 67th anniversary of closing the Cracow Ghetto. Hundreds of people...

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A meeting with Bożena Umińska – Keff

A meeting with Bożena Umińska – Keff

Added 2010-03-11

A meeting with Bożena Umińksa – Keff,  the author of the book "Utwór o Matce i Ojczyźnie" will be held today in the...

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Coen's new film

Coen's new film

Added 2010-03-10

The Museum of History of Polish Jews would like to recommend a new film made by the cinemas genius duo Joel and Ethan Coen. After the...

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One of the Ten Lost Tribes of Israel

One of the Ten Lost Tribes of Israel

Added 2010-03-09

  Professor Tudor Parffit from the London’s University has carried out a series of DNA tests on one of Zimbabwe’s tribe...

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Renovation of the Synagogue in Bydgoszcz

Renovation of the Synagogue in Bydgoszcz

Added 2010-03-09

Fundation Yakiza has received 200 thousand złotys from the Ministry of Culture and National Heritage to renovate an old Synagogue in...

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Petition in defense of the Jewish cemetery in Bródno

Petition in defense of the Jewish cemetery in Bródno

Added 2010-03-05

  The Jewish cemetery located in Bródno, a district of Warsaw, has been devastated for years. Anti-Semitic graffiti,...

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Exhibition of Judaica and project

Exhibition of Judaica and project "Jewish Street" in Grodzisk Mazowiecki

Added 2010-03-05

  An exhibition of Judaica was opened in the Cultural Center in Grodzisk Mazowiecki on March 2nd, 2010. Among presented...

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Anniversary of the death of Elimelech of Lizhensk

Anniversary of the death of Elimelech of Lizhensk

Added 2010-03-05

  Hasidic movement in Poland: On the 21st day of the month Adar – on Sunday, March 7th, 2010 – will be...

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“Promised hell: from shtetl to Buenos Aires”

“Promised hell: from shtetl to Buenos Aires”

Added 2010-03-05

  On March 8th, 2010 in the Kraków district of Kazimierz (at 17 Rabina Meiselsa Street, 6 pm) will take place the meeting...

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"Lebanon" Film

Added 2010-03-04

  Just from today In polish cinemas we can watch an debut of an Israeli director Samuel Maoza. Film “Lebanon”...

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„Rzeczywistość sowiecka 1939 – 1941 w świadectwach polskich Żydów”

„Rzeczywistość sowiecka 1939 – 1941 w świadectwach polskich Żydów”

Added 2010-03-04

Publishing House „Rytm” has just published a book „Rzeczywistość sowiecka 1939 – 1941 w świadectwach polskich...

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Re(de)fining Modernity in Jewish History

Re(de)fining Modernity in Jewish History

Added 2010-03-03

    Museum of the History of Polish Jews in cooperation with Centrum im. Anielewicza invites you to...

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The prewar Jewish community of Będzin would be proud – Cukerman Prayer House in Będzin renovated

The prewar Jewish community of Będzin would be proud – Cukerman Prayer House in Będzin renovated

Added 2010-03-02

  Members of the Foundation „Brama Cukermana” (“Cukerman’s Gate Foundation”) cordially invite...

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The Virtual Shtetl reccommends the article – Jewish revival in Poland

The Virtual Shtetl reccommends the article – Jewish revival in Poland

Added 2010-03-02

  In Dan Bilefsky’s article, published in „The New York Times” on February 27th, 2010 the phenomenon of...

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Meeting with the director of the District Museum in Sieradz

Meeting with the director of the District Museum in Sieradz

Added 2010-03-01

The Museum of the History of Polish Jews has been recently visited by Mr Jerzy Kowalski, director of the District Museum in Sieradz. During his...

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Shtetl Community

Shtetl Community

Added 2009-05-24

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