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Address: 9539 Joseph Campau, Hamtramck, MI 48212
Phone Number: 313-874-2242
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Description: The Polish Art Center is located in the heart of Hamtramck, Michigan only...
The Polish Art Center is located in the heart of Hamtramck, Michigan only 10 minutes from downtown Detroit near the intersection of I-94 and I-75! Immerse yourself in the sights and sounds of old world Poland. You will find everything from books and music to stoneware, classic cut crystal, folk art, fine foods, luxurious chocolates and much more.
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A Diamond In The City

Besides myself and immediate family, many friends have visited this wonderful store. We all drive in from a variety of other counties and shop this little gem at least twice a... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 13, 2015
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Port Huron, United States
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Port Huron, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2015

Besides myself and immediate family, many friends have visited this wonderful store. We all drive in from a variety of other counties and shop this little gem at least twice a year! Everyone stopping in will find beautiful treasures for all ages. During the Christmas season, it's as though you are transported to a magical place where music laughter and... More 

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Atlanta
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 137 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015

The Polish Art Center, located in the heart of Hamtramck, is the perfect place to find beautiful hand made items and more from Poland. This was my second time coming to this store, I had come here last year when I was in Detroit and found some wonderful gifts for family and friends. The store is filled from top to... More 

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Detroit, MI
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

I always have so much fun shopping at the Polish Art Center! They have everything Polish you could imagine - from language, geneology, and travel books, to food & candies, to beautiful amber jewelry, and everything in between! They have a wonderful assortment of Boleslawiec pottery with so many beautiful pieces to choose from. They also have Polish folk art... More 

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Atlanta
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 31, 2014

Located in Hamtramck, a city that sits within the city of Detroit, is this wonderful store filled with Polish goodies. I had gone here to pick up a few gifts. It was easy to find since it's located on one of the cities main streets. The store is much larger than it appears from the outside and every inch was... More 

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Cudahy, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2013

This store is so colorful it heightens the senses as soon as you walk through the store! It is very organized. The people working there are very friendly. You can't walk out without finding SOMETHING you NEED!

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Taft, Tn
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2013

With grandparents from Poland ,my Mother spoke often and fondly of her aunts that lived in Hamtramck. Entering the Polish Art Center, it felt like Mom was with us again. There is such a large variety of Polish folk art for sale. The staff were extremely helpful and informative. The Polish Art Center is like a treasure chest of all... More 

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Traverse City, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2013

Always incredibly helpful and friendly staff. Polish easter eggs are a difficult skill to master and the ladies in the Art Center have much patience and are very skilled. They offer classes, but when you are form out of town they will take the time to do some training on the spot. The Polish artifacts they have are authentic and... More 

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Laurel, Montana, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2013 via mobile

I've been going here since I was a kid, and this place keeps expanding! I love the variety of items (I bought a Polish saint card, a Pope John Paul ii medal and cross and a Polska Zippo-style lighter) and the friendliness of the staff. My only complaint lies with the prices, which are a little high. It's a favorite... More 

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Portland, Oregon
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2013

The Polish Art Center really isn't an art center. It is a store that sells Polish things. I suppose the staff is knowledgeable but the purpose of the shop is to sell you stuff not to educate. We expected more.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2013 via mobile

Spent 2 hours here (of relevance for how long to feed the parking meter), and thoroughly enjoyed it all. From CDs to handscribed eggs to amber jewelry to pottery, dolls, papercut pictures, this place has everything Polish, all nicely arranged and lovingly explained if you ask the owners and their daughters.

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