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Children’s program was a delight for all ages!

On December 11th we welcomed 30 children, along with grandparents and parents, to our Museum for an afternoon of  Hungarian culture! Hungarian folk dancing, under the instruction of folk dance instructor László Tihanyi, was the highlight, along with a visit from Mikulás Bácsi. But the ‘Old Fashioned” flavors of traditional honey cookies (mézeskalács) decorated by […]

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Hope to see you virtually on November 13th!

Mark your calendar for Saturday, November 13th at 2 o’clock p.m. for our next program in our 2021 Fall Program Series!  “Building Cultural Ties between Hungary and the U.S. by the “Singing Youth Movement” Launched by Lajos Bárdos” –  Presented by Huba Brückner, in English, on Zoom You can register below for this program that […]

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Our next program will be on October 9th at 2 o’clock!

Come and enjoy an afternoon of deeply moving, poignant and hauntingly beautiful poetry as we watch and listen together in the Museum to the virtual presentation from Hungary by Dr. Judit Havas. This hour-long performance will be in Hungarian and will include a medley of poetry and literature readings from lesser known poets of the […]

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We open our 2021 Lecture series on September 11!

Come join us at the Cleveland Hungarian Museum on Saturday, September 11th for our first program:         A Tale of Twelve Cities: a Comparative Analysis of Successful Strategies for Retaining Ethnic Identity. Presented by: Dr. Endre Szentkirályi Communities throughout the Hungarian diaspora are always at cultural crossroads; how can they slow down the […]

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A look at how the EU Parliament addresses minority rights.

A look at how the EU Parliament addresses minority rights.

April’s program offers a unique perspective on the workings of the EU Parliament. Many Hungarians living in the Diaspora know about the challenges faced by Hungarians living in minority status in the Carpathian Basin. This lecture will give us the opportunity to learn how the EU Parliament attempts to address the tension between minority rights […]

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The Hungarian Ambassador will be our speaker on March 13th!

We are honored to present as our speaker for our next program, His Excellency Ambassador Szabolcs Takács, Hungary’s New Ambassador to the United States, at 2 o’clock, Saturday, March 13th. The title of his presentation is, An Overview of Hungarian American Relations This year, 2021, marks the 100th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations […]

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February's program: Celebrating Franz Lehár

February’s program: Celebrating Franz Lehár

Please join us on Saturday, February 13th, at 2 o’clock, for the first program in our Spring 2021 Lecture Series, “Celebrating Franz Lehár” Presented by Mrs. Andrea Lázár, hostess of WCPN Kapossy Hungarian Radio Hour Franz Lehár is widely considered the leading operetta composer of the 20th century.  His operettas included lush melodies, drama, light-hearted […]

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A grant that helped us pay some overhead!

We were honored to receive a grant in 2020 from the Bethen Gábor Alap, (Bethlen Gábor Fund).  This grant covered 8% of our annual rental costs and came at an opportune time during the current Covid pandemic.  As we know, successfully applying for grants that cover operation expenses such as rent and utilities is a […]

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