News and Events

April 28, 2017 1:50 PM

A visit to Ligonier where the largest Hungarian run charity organization, the Bethlen Home can be found.

Ferenc Kumin visited Ligonier, Western Pennsylvania, where the largest Hungarian run charity organization, the Bethlen Home (and many other components of the Bethlen Communities) can be found

April 28, 2017 1:49 PM

Rededication of the Raoul Wallenberg square

Ferenc Kumin consul general of Hungary had the privilege to participate in the rededication of the Raoul Wallenberg square in Queens, NYC on Holocaust Remembrance Day (Yom HaShoah)

April 28, 2017 9:55 AM

Polish-Hungarian Friendship day

The IV. Polish-Hungarian Friendship Day will take place in New York, 12th of May 2017. Registration is required, for details see the invitation

April 12, 2017 10:40 AM

Conference of the Association of Hungarian-American Academicians

The Hungarian Consulate General in New York prides itself on being a vibrant center of the Hungary related scientific activities in the US.
By co-organizing and hosting the 2nd Conference of the Association of Hungarian-American Academicians we have reached a new milestone in our journey.

April 3, 2017 10:48 PM

The Hungarian and American governments will sit down to negotiate

On Monday in the Parliament Building in Budapest, Prime Minister Viktor Orbán told reporters that “The Hungarian Cabinet and the Government of the United States of America will sit down to negotiate the matter of the Central European University”.

March 23, 2017 9:04 AM

Hungarian Government offers condolences to families of victims

The Hungarian Government offers its most sincere condolences to the families of the victims of the London attack, and wishes the injured swift recovery, the Foreign Ministry informed the Hungarian news agency MTI on Wednesday evening.

March 22, 2017 3:59 PM

Péter Szijjártó pledges increased and extended Hungarian military participation in the fight against terrorism

Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade Péter Szijjártó pledged increased and extended Hungarian military participation at the international conference against terrorism held in Washington on Wednesday.

March 20, 2017 10:10 AM

Showcasing Furmint, the unique Hungarian wine variety”.

Furmint USA has returned to the consulate with some new participant to showcase the very unique Hungarian variety mostly from Tokaj region, but also from Csopak, and the tiny but beautiful Solmó region

March 10, 2017 11:14 AM

„Virtuózok” concert at the Consulate General of Hungary on 28th of february, 2017

„Virtuózok”, the winners of the successful talent show runnning on the Hungarian public service television had the opportunity to show their talent in New York. They gave a remarkable concert at the Consulate General of Hungary, and then - supported and organized by the Armel Operea Festival - they performed to a crowded house in the Weill Recital room of the Carnegie Hall.

March 10, 2017 11:11 AM

International Women's Day organized by The Society of Foreign Consuls in New York

On 3rd of march, 2017 the Society of Foreign Consuls in New York celebrated International Women's Day with the participation of 19 countries at the Bohemian Hall, the cultural headquarters of the Consulate General of the Czech Republic, where each country’s nominee recieved a Certificate of Merit.