Usually, people talk about Polish history in the broader context of the anniversaries of world events in which Poland played a significant role. For foreigners, this might be the only opportunity to learn about the history of the country. Yet Polish history is a diverse story, full of moments of both tragedy and glory. And now, you can find more about all of them on the new Polish history portal.
Your favorite source on Poland’s historical events
http://polishhistory.pl/ is an online project of the Polish History Museum, located in Warsaw, Poland. It is addressed to people interested in the history of Poland and Central Europe and aims to build a community of both professional historians and history enthusiasts. The website provides information on events, conferences and meetings, as well as reviews of new and interesting publications about the history of Poland and Central European countries.
Polish history in a nutshell
The website of the Polish History Museum publishes reliable information and does not avoid complex topics such as the history of the Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth, the European order after World War I, or the massacre of the Polish officers in Katyn (more on: http://polishhistory.pl/posts/). The website is intended as a trustworthy source from which anyone can learn about Polish historical events, which have also impacted the world. The content is created in cooperation with eminent historians and offers a diverse selection: reviews, essays, interviews, and multimedia materials. Polish history is an online textbook for aficionados of the interesting.
Enthusiasts of Polish history? Find them here!
A community is created to not only share knowledge via the Internet, but also to give you the opportunity to meet others who share the same passion. Information about upcoming events is available on the portal and regularly updated. This community also offers its members a chance to exchange views and become part of a valuable group that cultivates a passion for history and is excited to understand the future by learning about the past.