Museo ItaloAmericano

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Museo ItaloAmericano
Established 1978 (39 Years Ago)
Location Fort Mason Center, Building C
San Francisco, California, United States
Director Paola Bagnatori[1]

Museo ItaloAmericano, also known as the Italian American Museum, is a museum in San Francisco, California, the only to focus solely on Italian and Italian-American art and culture in California, there is an Italian American Museum in New York.[2] The nonprofit museum was founded in 1978 and is located within the Fort Mason Center,[3] although the museum always holds temporary exhibits, it also maintains a permanent collection, including works by Beniamino Bufano, Francesco Clemente, Sandro Chia, Mimmo Paladino, among others.[3] The museum also offers a number of Italian language classes, from beginner to advanced to casual conversation classes.[3]


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Coordinates: 37°48′25″N 122°25′53″W / 37.80695°N 122.431369°W / 37.80695; -122.431369