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Museum dedicated to Jewish history in Poland opens in Warsaw
Museum dedicated to Jewish history in Poland opens in Warsaw

A museum dedicated to the history of Jews in Poland officially opened in Warsaw this week at the site of the former Warsaw Ghetto. The museum opened its doors to the public last year, but the event Tuesday formally inaugurated the institution, whose full name is the POLIN Museum of the History of Polish Jews. The opening drew prominent political and cultural figures, including Polish President Bronislaw Komorowski and Israeli President Reuven Rivlin. Film director Roman Polanski was also in attendance for the museum's inaugural celebrations.  The museum's name is a reference to the Hebrew words for "Poland" and to "dwell" or "rest here."...

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