The history of the American Italian Cultural Center & Museum is as rich as the history of our Italian forefathers. We seek to cultivate a strong bond with our community and bring a little bit of Italy to daily life here in New Orleans.


Frank Maselli

Chairman of the Board

Andi Osborne

Executive Director

Andrea Saunders-Basili

Director of Italian Affairs

Sara Basili

Translator and Private Instruction

AnneMarie Malatesta

Administrative Assistant

Cyril Lagvanec

Curator of American Italian Research Library