•  American Italian Museum


    Friday December 2nd & Saturday December 3rd  10:am to 4:00pm
    Sunday December 4th 11:00am- 3:00pm

    Join with us in celebrating this festive Italian Tradition in our American Italian Heritage Museum building, 1227 Central Avenue in Albany, NY. Our exhibit rooms will be transformed into various market places where you will find something for almost everyone on your Christmas shopping list, including yourself! Be sure to look for unique merchandise that will be available for purchase featuring things that are hard to find: Italian language Christmas cards, made-in-Italy items, hand-crafted ceppos, Befana items and figures, Buon Natale ornaments, Italian-sayings plaques, popular novelties, delicious Italian baked goods, Nini’s Sicilian Salsa & much more, just to name a few! While here, remember to visit the always beautiful room-sized original Italian Nativity Special Exhibit. Visit our museum as we celebrate our culture at this most beautiful time of the year.
    ***Find food, beverages & fellowship in our Market Café***

    Announcing: “What Songs Were Sung!” A Christmas Concert to be held here at the American Italian Heritage Museum on Sunday, December 11th at 3:00pm. Please join Rosanne Hargrave, Soprano, and Michael Clement on piano for a beautiful mix of spiritual, contemporary, traditional and popular Christmas music to warm the heart and ring in the season with joy and light! $12 per person. Dessert Reception. Make reservations/mail checks in early due to limited seating! Buon Natale!

    December Monthly Meeting and Christmas Program will take place on Thursday, December 15 at 7:00pm. “Italian Christmas Season Traditions” by Prof./Cav. Philip J. DiNovo. will follow the business meeting. We hope you will attend and after the program enjoy a Christmas social. Please bring dessert for reception to follow. This is an opportunity to celebrate the Christmas season with fellow members. Invite a family member or friend to join you.

    Practice Your Italian: Tuesdays, December 6th, 20th and January 10th and 24th at 1:00pm. This is an opportunity to meet with friends during the winter. In case of bad weather, the class will be cancelled. Any questions, please contact Joe Anastasio, Group Leader

    Our January Monthly Meeting and Cultural Presentation will take place on Friday, January 27th at 1:00pm. The topic of the presentation by Prof./Cav. Philip J. DiNovo is “Winter in Italy: Traditions, Celebrations & Food”. Please make a reservation so each person may have some delicious winter recipes. Reception to follow.



    AIHA Campus 1227 Central Ave. Albany NY 12205
    518.435.1979 - info@americanitalianmuseum.org