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Polish American Cultural Center Museum

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Being of Polish Heritage myself, it was so very nice to visit this museum and to see the history... read more

Reviewed 11 August 2018
jer b
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First rate small but informative experience.

The Polish American Cultural museum is staffed by wonderful warm docents who ensure your visit to... read more

Reviewed 6 June 2018
Kyle S
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Reviewed 11 August 2018

Being of Polish Heritage myself, it was so very nice to visit this museum and to see the history and culture of Poland and its people displayed in such an artistic and thoughtful way. Even though I was familiar with much that was on display,...More

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Reviewed 6 June 2018

The Polish American Cultural museum is staffed by wonderful warm docents who ensure your visit to this small but very educational museum is excellent. The museum endeavors to tell the Polish American story. It highlights local Poles, the Polish contribution to the American Revolution and...More

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Reviewed 28 December 2017 via mobile

The Center occupies one room. The volunteers are friendly and accommodating. The admission is free, and there is a small gift shop. It was enjoyable to learn about the history of the Polish people.

Thank PaleoGypsy
Reviewed 15 July 2016

This museum is small, free, air conditioned (many surrounding sights are not), and has items from a variety of influential Polish people, including Copernicus, Curie, St. John Paul II, Pulaski, etc. Other pieces show life in Poland and Poland in World War II.

Thank MrSaturn64
Reviewed 18 May 2016 via mobile

You can make it through this free museum in a half hour. It is really only one large room, but has some nice Polish things for sale and has some interesting displays. Nothing amazing but nice for free.

Thank Corissa R
Reviewed 23 March 2016

Last summer, while in Philadelphia, a buddy of mine and I decided to go here, as some of the sites were closed (it was a Monday) and wanted to visit somewhere rich in history. This place certainly fit the bill. Although its not that big...More

1  Thank petrohd
Reviewed 31 July 2015 via mobile

Nice little museum. My husband is 1/4 Polish so he and the kids enjoyed looking at some of the exhibits. Takes about 10-15 minutes.

Thank AlaskaVans
Reviewed 12 March 2015

I did not know this museum existed, but was pleasantly surprised when I found it. My partner and I are not Polish, but we wanted to stop by and explore the museum. The woman who greeted us, taught us more about the exhibits, and invited/told...More

1  Thank Kyle F
Reviewed 5 February 2015

Nice to be able to see a bit of my Polish heritage in between visits to historic sites and local bites (of Philly Cheese steaks, pretzels and Italian Ice!) Very close to Independence Hall and Liberty Bell. Went with my mother quite a few years...More

2  Thank SanAntoniDani
Reviewed 20 January 2015

This is a very small museum which features exhibits on Polish history and culture including a display of "Great Men and Women of Poland.

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