|ITALIAN EDUCATIONAL & CULTURAL CENTER
CENTER FOR THE ARTS AT CASA COLOMBO
380 Monmouth Street . Jersey City . NJ . 07302
Sampling of photographic exhibit of an Italian
section of downtown Jersey City in the 1920s.
(Exhibit donated by the Embankment Preservation
Coalition of Jersey City.)
Kitchen area of a turn of the century
Italian apartment in Jersey City, NJ
|REPLICA OF AN ITALIAN APARTMENT
Sampling of clothing and other
artifacts brought to America by
See the photographs and fully recreated Italian immigrant one-room apartment at Casa Colombo.
For visits please contact Carla Truncellito-Mastropierro at (201) 963-6332.
The center for the Arts at Casa Colombo (CACC) has 4 separate but interrelated units. Each unit is responsible
for a variety of programs, activities, and/or artistic endeavors.
Heritage Hall at Casa Colombo (HHCC) - Italian Immigration Museum
Jersey City's Italian Village - Our Common Home
The Village area of Jersey City was settled by immigrants from Italy around the turn of the 19th-20th
centuries. The community was sustained by Holy Rosary Church which is marking its 130th anniversary
this year. This exhibit honors their rich history.
Italian Education and Cultural
Italian Language Classes for Adults
Italian Language Classes for Children
Italian Folk Dancing
Lectures on Italian Customs and
Traditions of Various Provinces
Italian Cooking Classes
Center for Arts & Culture (CAC)
Concerts (classical, jazz, folk, rock, etc.)
Book and Poetry readings
Lectures on topics of interest
Museum of Art (MACC)
Exhibitions of Art -
Digital, Drawing, Installations
Mixed Media, New Media Arts
Street Art Lectures
For more information, please contact Carla Truncellito-Mastropierro at (201) 963-6332.