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St. Stephen’s Day – 2006

The Museum presented on Saturday, August 19, 2006 a program commemorating: ST. STEPHEN’S DAY – SZENT ISTVÁN NAPI MEGEMLÉKEZÉS with guest speaker (in Hungarian/Magyarul) DR. SÁNDOR SZAKÁLY, Historian and writer, chief librarian of the National Archives of Hungary, and a musical program by the SZIKRA – HUNGARIAN ZITHER ENSEMBLE from DETROIT

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Delegation from Cleveland Returns from Karcag, Hungary, after Honoring Michael Kovats de Fabricy, an American Revolutionary War Hero Born in Hungary

Press release below – English version – magyar version follows Contact: Theodore J. Horvath Phone and Fax: 216-751-7879 E-Mail: Cleveland, Ohio. On May 11, 2004, a delegation of the Cleveland Hungarian Heritage Society (CHHS) presented a statue of Colonel Commandant Michael Kovats (pronounced “Kovach”), an American Revolutionary War hero, to the citizens of his […]

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His Excellency András Simonyi, visits the Museum.

His Excellency András Simonyi, Ambassador from the Embassy of the Republic of Hungary,Washington, DC, visits the Museum. (March 25, 2003):  Mr. August B. Pust, Ph.D., Commission Member, United States Commission for the Preservation of America’s Heritage Abroad, Washington. DC, presents the Ambassador with a preliminary draft of the monograph researched and written by a Museum […]

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Grand Opening of the Cleveland Hungarian Heritage Museum in the Galleria at Erieview

Mr. Elmer Meszaros, Program Emcee, introduces the Honorable Jane Campbell, Mayor of Cleveland, who prepares to read a Proclamation in honor of the Museum, and who will cut the red-white-green ribbon, officially opening the Cleveland Hungarian Heritage Museum in the Galleria at Eriview in downtonw Cleveland. The Mayor stands underneath the “Székely Kapu” or Transylvanian […]

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6th Annual Vintner Dinner

  “Savoring a taste of Hungarian culture!” The Cleveland Hungarian Heritage Society dining was pleased to present its dining SIXTH BENEFIT VINTNER DINNER DATE: Sunday, October 27, 2002 [now past event] LOCATION: Pine Ridge Country Club 30601 Ridge Road, Wickliffe, OH 44092 TIME: 6:00PM Black tie or Hungarian Dress Proceeds to Benefit Museum (tax-exempt organization […]

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FIRST Vintner Dinner

The Cleveland Hungarian Heritage Society cordially invites you to its: FIRST BENEFIT VINTNER DINNER Stroll through our “garden” as you sample a variety of exquisite foods with matching wines to delight the palate. Sunday, November 2, 1997 at 6:30 PM The Hungarian Heritage Museum Richmond Mall [***former location] Richmond Heights, Ohio Guest of Honor His […]

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