American Spaces

Established in 2011, the Office of American Spaces is the administrative support base that provides strategic direction, funding, and training to the hundreds of American Spaces worldwide. The Office of American Spaces resides in the Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs at the U.S. Department of State. ECA fosters mutual understanding between the people of the United States and other countries.

With nearly 600 locations worldwide, American Spaces provide technologically modern and welcoming places for direct foreign audience engagement. Programs at American Spaces are free and open to the public, becoming attractive platforms for person-to-person interaction on topics including media literacy, economic development, American culture, society, and values.

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American Spaces in Paraguay

  • Roosevelt Library and CCPA Binational Center.
  • Benjamin Franklin Science Corner, in partnership with the Scientific Society of Paraguay.
  • Thomas Edison American Corner, in partnership with the Polytechnic School of the Universidad Nacional de Asuncion.
  • Margaret Knight American Corner, in partnership with Universidad Nacional del Este.

Sponsored by the U.S. Embassy in Paraguay, these four technologically equipped spaces share American culture and values with the Paraguayan people, providing access to various educational and cultural programs for all ages, workshops, lessons, resources, Wi-Fi, and state-of-the-art equipment. All activities promoted by the American Spaces are free and open to all public.



Thomas Edison American Corner

Polytechnic School of the National University of Asunción: pedestrian access on Mariscal López Ave. (Route N° 2 Mcal. Estigarribia) - San Lorenzo

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Benjamin Franklin Science Corner

Paraguay Scientific Society: Gral. José Gervasio Artigas Ave. - Asunción

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Roosevelt Library (CCPA)

CCPA Binational Center: España Ave. 352 - Asunción

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Margaret Knight American Corner

Campus Km 8 Acaray, Calle Universidad Nacional del Este y Rca. del Paraguay

Barrio San Juan Ciudad del Este Alto Paraná

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