Annual Meeting

HSHS Annual Membership Meeting

Dear Members and Friends of HSHS:

The annual membership meeting was held on May 19, 2022 at 1:00 pm in the Albany/Springfield Library. We encourage all of those interested in hearing the latest news about the society or museum to listen to the Video of the meeting below.

Time: Thursday, May 19,2022 1:00 pm CDT (Zoom Meeting Access opens 12:45 pm CDT.

HSHS Video Meeting on YouTube:

The Meeting Agenda, 2021 Financial Statement and minutes of the last meeting are at are included below for your convenience.

We look forward to hearing anyone that has questions about the meeting.


HSHS Board od Directors

Your 2022 Officers of HSHS

- Carl Nehlig - President - Julia Ourso - Vice President - Annette Bodi – Secretary - Dave Bodi – Chief Financial Officer, CFO - Royanne Kropog – Treasurer/ Curator - Alex Kropog - Executive Director - Victoria Mocsary - Assistant Director

Contact 225-294-5732 for any questions.

DOCUMENTS FOR THE MEETING and Minutes of the Annual Meeting, under Annual Membership Meeting.docx

20220519 Agenda HSHS Annual Membership Meeting Final.docx
20220519 Annual Membership Meeting.docx
211202 Membership Meeting.docx
December 2021 Financials Hugarian Settlement.pdf

About The Museum


Tuesdays and the 2nd and 4th Saturdays of each month 10:00AM to 4:00PM

Also, open by appointment for tour groups and schools. Contact 225-294-5732.

Museum Admission Fees - Donation Only

There are no admission fees. Donations may be made while visitng or on our website.

It is located in the restored Hungarian Settlement school, and is dedicated to the historical preservation of the Hungarian community in Albany, Louisiana.

Hungarian History

In the late 1800s, Hungarian settlers began to move from the harsh industrial environments of the North and East United States to a more desirable and familiar agricultural environment.

Photo Gallery

Our photo gallery features both historic and recent photos that illustrate the rich history and culture of South Louisiana’s Hungarian settlers. Also includes photos of our museum renovation.