03 Nov RECAP: Tour the Italian Embassy with NOIAW in Celebration of Italian Heritage Month 10/29/2015
On Thursday, October 29th members and friends of the Greater Washington, DC Region gathered for a visit and tour of the Italian Embassy. This meeting was organized by Patricia Violante Casseta, Senior Professional Staff at the Embassy and a NOIAW Greater Washington, DC member, in honor of Italian Heritage Month which just came to a close.
The officials spoke to event guests about the Embassy’s mission, partnership with other Italian organizations, and ongoing and upcoming Embassy cultural events. Following the meeting, Patricia led the group on a tour of the Embassy, which boasts beautiful high ceilings covered with large paintings. After the tour, many guests stayed and had lunch at the Embassy cafe, where they mingled with fellow Italophiles.
Click through the photos to see the visit and tour in action: