The Romanian Folk Art Museum is celebrating its 33+rd Anniversary
The Romanian-American League is celebrating its 20th Anniversary
|The largest European folkloric/village artifacts
collection in the U.S. It features costumes, textiles,
rugs, pottery, painted furniture, painted eggs and a
full Transylvanian interior. It has a Library and a
Resource Center on Romania and the Romanian
immigration. It organized - in 33 years - more than
120 exhibits in 10 states and, since 1990 in
Romania, functioning as a cultural and economic
bridge with Romania. A gift gallery sells eggs, rugs,
contemporary folk art, decorative arts, and books
|The Romanian Folk Art Museum is a non-profit organization established in 1983 in Chicago.
Its starting mission was to preserve and promote Romanian folk culture, and gradually it has
expanded into a resource center about Romania for Americans, a common ground for the
Romanian-American communities, and a cultural and economic promotional center for
Romania.In the last 15 years it focused on promoting 500 hundreds Romanian artisans and,
along with the Romanian-American League, it has been functioning as a bridge with Romania,
developing cultural, educational, and economic promotion projects in US and in Romania.
|BECOME A FRIEND OF ROMANIA! SUPPORT THE WORLD CULTURE !
The museum needs your support, participation and contributions! Become a volunteer or a
member ($50, $25 for newcomers, $10 for students), help popularize the museum and its
programs, help with our programs and by creating new programs and activites, and help
maintain the collection for future generations. For more ways to help, see our