The Italian Cultural Center of Western Massachusetts presents its first fall lecture of 2019

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The presentation will begin at 2:00 pm on Sunday, September 15 at the Italian Cultural Center located at 56 Margaret Street, Springfield. There is an admission charge of $5 for Members and $7 for Non-Members. Complimentary refreshments will be served. The Italian Cultural Center of Western Massachusetts is pleased to announce their first 2019 fall lecture in their series: "The Influence of the Italian Peninsula on American Architecture" given by Bob McCarroll.

In ancient times, the Romans borrowed ideas from Greece and created their own architectural style. The 15th century, the Renaissance period, brought a renewed interest in the architecture of ancient Rome. Ancient Rome and the Italian Renaissance gave Italy a rich architectural heritage that influenced building design around the world.

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