New Warsaw Museum Sheds Light on 1,000 Year Story of Jews in Poland

November 3, 2014 6:51 PM

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New Warsaw Museum Sheds Light on 1,000 Year Story of Jews in Poland

Warsaw -- In a ceremony marked by fanfare, pageantry and a measure of solemnity, on October 28, the Polin Museum of the History of Polish Jews officially opened its doors to the public.

Located in what was once the heart of this city's lively Jewish quarters, reduced to rubble during WWII, the gleaming glass building, an award winning design by Finnish architects Illman Lahdelma and Rainer Mahlamaki, sits on a tremendously symbolic site, on a plaza facing a monument to the heroes o...

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