Budapest Office of the U.S. State Department initiated American Spaces Program
(also referred to as American Corner) is a welcoming American-Style
educational-, cultural-, and informational center located within the Campus of
Corvinus University of Budapest.
serves to build bridges between the people of the United States and Hungary
through various programs and events, working closely with partner institutions,
schools, and universities across the region.
the COVID-19 pandemic, the American Corner is temporarily closed to visitors to
encourage social distancing to stop the spread of the virus. However, we have
gone virtual and many of the activities are available online.
Spaces are U.S. State Department operated or supported public diplomacy facilities,
providing digitally enhanced physical platforms for effective engagement with
foreign (Hungarian) audiences in support of U.S. foreign policy objectives.
Spaces provide public diplomacy programming designed to attract and engage
audiences in open, participatory dialogue and hands-on activities.
designed, configured, and equipped to promote critical thinking, innovation,
and thoughtful discussions of issues important to the U.S. relationship with
the host country and U.S. global interests.
American Spaces programming showcases the breadth and depth of American values, ideals, culture, and perspectives on a variety of themes.