Latest news

  • Permanent exhibition presented at Museum of Second World War in Gdańsk

    23 January 2017

  • Writing Jewish History in Eastern Europe - conference in

    19 January 2017

  • "Multiple gazes" - exhibition in the History Meeting House in Warsaw

    10 January 2017

  • Photographs of Warsaw from 19th century - Maksymilian Fajans

    19 December 2016

  • White Eagle, Black Madonna: One Thousand Years of the Polish Catholic Tradition by Robert E. Alvis

    15 December 2016

  • Primed for Violence Murder, Antisemitism, and Democratic Politics in Interwar Poland by Paul Brykczynski

    13 December 2016

  • The Auschwitz Jewish Center Fellows Program is now accepting applications

    12 December 2016

  • Witold Pilecki Center for Totalitarian Studies

    10 December 2016

  • President Andrzej Duda has posthumously promoted Jan Karski to the rank of Brigadier General

    07 December 2016

  • Polish Political Thought in the 20th Century and Today - Conference in Cambridge

    30 November 2016


  • The 4th Annual Dutch-Belarusian-Polish Conference: Education As A Human Right

  • Party, Security Services, and Government Archives in International Perspective: Perceptions of Society at the Top in East Central Europe, 1945-1981

  • Conceptualizations of the Holocaust in Germany, Lithuania, Poland, and Ukraine since the 1990s. Historical Research and Public Debate

  • "History, Memory, Politics: Voices From Belarus, Georgia, Kosovo, Russia, Ukraine, & Turkey" - Conference in NYC

  • Central European Forum 2016

  • Photographs from the Camps of the Nazi Regime - Conference in Graz, Austria

  • Poles and Polish Diaspora in Latin America: past and present - Conference in Gdynia

  • Interview with Basil Kerski, director of the European Solidarity Center: part 1

Historical sources

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  • Photographic Sources

  • Digital Bibliographies and other Databases

Digital Resources

The largest database of historical knowledge

Digitalization of historical sources, photographs, manuscripts and printed materials makes the study of Polish history much easier.

Below we present constantly updated catalog of digital libraries, archives, bibliographies, and other databases

Bibliographical database of the content of Polish journals focusing on history and associated subjects in the social sciences and humanities.

Studies on history and allied sciences specialization (archeology, art history e.g.) at Polish higher educational institutions.

New publications

  • Towns of Different Religions: Sacral Topography of the First Republic of Poland

  • New book by the Polish History Museum at the International Book Fair in Kraków

  • Premiere of the MHP documentary If God Let’s to Rise from the Dead

Historical Movies

  • Database of historical films

    Polish historical feature films.

  • Film and History

    Reviews and news of films on historical themes.

Scholarship Fund

Fundusz stypendialny finansowany przez MHP ma za zadanie wspierać badania naukowe nad historią Polski, a także przedsięwzięcia propagujące za granicą wiedzę o dziejach naszego kraju.