Presepe & Italian Christmas Traditions
This is a must see exhibit for the Holidays
Columbus Day Celebration 2014
The American Italian Heritage Museum and Cultural Center in
Albany; celebrated Columbus Day by showing the 1949 film
"Christopher Columbus", starring Fredric March. Assemblyman
Angelo Santa Barbara presented a Proclamation for Christopher
Columbus Day, to Museums' Prof./Dir. Philip J. DiNovo. Columbus'
history was told to guests, prior to the movie. Refreshments
were served after the viewing.
Gene Loparco, Museum's PR/Photographer took the photo.
August 21,2014 Ribbon Cutting
Grand Opening of our Cultural Center
Visitors from Nigeria on July
30, 2011 Salute Italia.
Once again Opera Saratoga and American Italian Heritage Museum joined
forces for this great fundraising event. Those who attended
the event at the Franklin Terrace Ballroom in Troy NY
enjoyed fine food and a fabulous performance by members of
Opera Saratoga. To view our slide show of this event
Taste Of Italy
September 18th Lawn Event.
On this date the capital region was treated
with a lawn event featuring great food, fancy Italian cars
and the sounds of Italian songs. Thanks to all the
volunteers who cooked some fantastic Italian food from
traditional pizza, fried dough and various specialty
cookies. To view our slide show of this event
time in Italy. Lawn event held on
August 11, 2011 at the American Italian Heritage
Campus. Great Food, music and of course it wouldn't be a
summer event without Italian Ice. To view our slide show of
this event click here
American Italian Heritage Museum Meeting
On April 16, 2011 the first annual meeting was held at the
museum. The main order of business was the election of the
board of trustees and officers. to view a listing of our
board members click here.
On April 7, 2011 thanks to the International Center, a small
group of Italian business leaders visiting the US came to
spend some time touring our museum.
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of Fame Gala
Annual Wall of Fame Gala- April 1, 2011
7pm Glen Sanders Mansion - Honoree Prof. Phil DiNovo.
George Amedore, Sr., president of Albany-based Amedore Homes
and Professor Phil DiNovo are pictured together at the
Second Annual Wall of Fame Gala.
The well attended event honored Professor DiNovo for all his
hard work and efforts to promote Our Italian Heritage.
October 24,2010 Our Heritage Association took
part in the 39th
Annual Festival of Nations.
Jacqueline Paratore served as Miss
representing AIHA in the days events.