American Spaces are open-access learning and gathering places around the world that promote interaction – both in-person and virtual – among local audiences and the United States. More than 600 American Spaces are located in universities, shopping malls, libraries and other public places, as well as on embassy compounds, in more than 140 countries.
In a welcoming American-themed environment, American Spaces deliver compelling programs and activities on a wide range of themes and topics — everything from free internet access to objective news publications to advanced technology to programs on freedom of cultural expression. For example, visitors may find
AHJ is our premier platform for public engagement with Palestinians, offering a robust suite of educational, cultural, English language, and STEM programs to promote common values and to provide opportunities for education and economic improvement.
Address:Located in the Bab a-Zahara neighborhood of East Jerusalem on Nablus Road, next to the Legacy Hotel.
America House Ramallah, established in June 2014, is our educational and cultural center in Ramallah. While the current America House Ramallah location in the Al-Jameel Building is under renovation, America House programming continues at partner spaces.
Address:Al Jameel Bldg, Ramallah (re-opening in Fall 2022)
Established in June 2014, the American Space Hebron (ASH) is co-located in the Youth Development Resource Center (YDRC) in Hebron and is our primary platform in the southern West Bank offering educational, cultural, English language, and STEM programs.
Address:YDRC, near the Regency Hotel