Re-Opening

Reopening

The Hungarian Settlement museum is now Closed due to COVID-19, the museum plans to be opening on Tuesday August 4, 2020. All necessary COVID-19 precautions will be taken to prevent the spread of the virus – masks, social distancing, etc.

New Hours of Operation

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.

About The Museum

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

Opening

The museum will be opening on Tuesday August 4, 2020. All necessary COVID-19 precautions will be taken to prevent the spread of the virus – masks, social distancing, etc.

HOURS OF OPERATION

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.

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.