Hungarian Classes

Hungarian Language Class starting again February, 2020

For the first time since the 1980s, we have the honor of a teacher direct from
Hungary to teach Hungarian language and culture in our community! Her name is
Barbara Simon. She taught the first class October through December 2019 and everyone really enjoyed the class.

Start Date - Week of February 10, 2020

End date - May 28, 2020

Easter Break - April 6 - April 11, 2020

$20 fee for new students

Important changes in schedule below:

The beginner Hungarian language classes will be offered only on Thursday evenings from 5:30 to 8:15 PM and on Friday mornings from 9:30 AM to 12:15 PM.

The upper beginner classes will be offered on Tuesday evenings from 5:30 to 8:15 PM and on Wednesday mornings from 9:30 AM to 12:15 PM.

Please contact Victoria Mocsary at or 985-507-8664 if you are interested in taking a beginner class.

About The Museum

The Hungarian Settlement museum is now Closed due to COVID-19 until further notice.

Tuesday, Friday and the 2nd Saturday of each month 10:00AM to 4:00PM
Also, open by appointment for tour groups and schools. Contact 225-294-5732

Entrance Admission Fees

Adults $8.00
Seniors and Veterans $6.00
Ages 8 to 18 $4.00
Childern 7 and under Free

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.