The Greek Museum The Center for Greek American Heritage
The Greek MuseumThe Center for Greek American Heritage
Luncheonette, circa 1930's, in lower Manhattan

What Is The Greek Museum - The Center for Greek American Heritage?

Lekas and Drivas building in lower Manhattan from l895.

Since its founding in 2005, The Greek Museum - The Center for Greek American Heritatge has undertaken the mission of preserving and recording the accomplishments of the Greek immigrants in the metropolitan area. 

 

The orjectives include:

 

1.  To preserve the contributions of Greek immigrants to the American culture

 

2.  To collect, care for, and interpret tangible objects that prpresent the life of Greeks in America

 

3.  Awaken public awareness of the contributions of Greek immigrants

 

4.  Create an educationa center that will include a library for books, music and art.

 

5.  Open a facition close to other similar museusm.

 

6.  Present rotating exhbits related to the Greek American expeirence.

Candy making at the Katsoris Factory, Staten Island, in the l940's

Where to find us

The Greek Museum -

The Center for Greek American Heritatge
Grand Central station

PO Box 1863

New York, NY 10163

 
Phone: 516 868-4092

Email: thegreekmuseum@aol.com

 

Museum Location

The museum is one "in the making". 

 

The  museum is not open yet because we  are searching to find a suitable location within the New York metropolitan area.   More on that to follow!

 

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Current Exhibits

We present rotating exhibits at various locations thorughout the city. Check back with the site to learn about our next presentation..

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