Check the Loft Lobby and visit WARSAW & MAZOVIA EXHIBIT:
Warsaw, the enduring capital city of Poland, is situated in the dynamic region of Mazovia. The largest province of Poland and the country’s heartland, Mazovia has held a significant role in Polish history. Visit the area and its history through photos, costumes and other artifacts.
Check the HISTORICAL EXHIBITS AREA and visit:
POLISH WINGS IN WWII
This exhibit honors young Polish pilots during WWII who sacrificed their lives for the freedom of their country. Highlighted are memoirs, Podniebna kawaleria, of Cpt. Witold Aleksander Herbst, a WWII veteran and fighter pilot of the 303 and 308 RAF Polish Squadrons.
Antek Haapasaari-Olpinski, a scholar of Polish history, will present a collection of Polish military uniforms, equipment, books, and artwork honoring the role of Poland in WWII.
Hear local stories and see archival materials collected from members who fought for Poland’s freedom more than 35 years ago. Special thanks to Andrzej Mróz.