Greek-American Affiliation and Location
- Listed: 4/29/2014, Updated: 4/13/2023
- Entity: National Hellenic Museum
- Address: 333 South Halsted Street, Chicago, IL 60661 US
The National Hellenic Museum is the only major museum in the USA dedicated to the Greek journey, from ancient times to the modern Greek-American experience. It interprets the American experience through the history of Greek immigrants and the contributions of Greek-Americans with exhibits, events, and educational programs.
The museum's collection preserves over 11,000 artifacts spanning thousands of years from 800 B.C. to today -- ancient Cypriot ceramics, vintage photographs, housewares, handmade textiles, traditional costumes, musical instruments, documents, and immigrant artifacts.
Greek language and culture classes are offered. Volunteer and internship opportunities include guest engagement, docents, special projects and events, and marketing.
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