Sign up to be a member and help support the Hungarian Museum Foundation. Membership dues for 2014 is $5.00 and can be mailed to Hungarian Settlement Historical Society, P.O. Box 1909 Albany, LA 70711. Pelase also sumbit the email form at the bottom of this page.

Monthly meetings are held the first Thursday of the month at 2 p.m. in the Albany/Springfield Library. In the event of date or time change, it will be posted on this site.

Hungarian Historical Society

About The Museum

The Hungarian Settlement museum 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.