About Us

Who We Are

Located in the heart of the Greek community of Queens, the Heritage Museum of Epirus is the only Greek heritage museum in New York City.  The museum was founded under the auspices of the Society of Epirotes “Anagenesis”/Ladies Auxiliary “Souliotissai” and is currently located on the third floor of the Epirotan Cultural Center. 

Mission Statement

The Heritage Museum of Epirus is dedicated to preserving the culture and cultural traditions of Epirus, Greece, and making Epirotic heritage accessible in ways that enrich present and future generations through exhibitions and public programs.  Thus, the museum has the responsibility to collect, preserve, interpret, and exhibit traditional clothes, textiles, photos, and other artifacts that were made in or relate to Epirus, Greece.

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