About Us

Il comitato di Bangkok della Dante Alighieri è stato fondato in Thailandia nel 1930. Quasi cento anni dopo la Società Dante Alighieri di Bangkok è una organizzazione no profit che ha come obiettivo di promuovere la lingua e la cultura Italiana. Si propone di fare ciò tramite eventi culturali, corsi di lingua e certificati, corsi di cucina, cineforum ed altro.

Opera interamente tramite il lavoro di volontari e si finanzia tramite le sottoscrizioni dei membri, donazioni, sponsorizzazioni pubbliche e private e attraverso gli eventi che organizza.

Dipende editorialmente e strutturalmente dalla Società Dante Alighieri di Roma.

The Bangkok Branch’s language program has now added language proficiency certification options in conjunction with with the international organization. The certifications are recognized in obtaining extended and work Visa by the Italian government.

Additionally we are certified as an official entity of the Società Dante Alighieri, an international organization headquartered in Rome, Italy.

Membership is open to anyone interested in the goals and ideals of our society regardless of ethnic origin, nationality, religion and social status. Many of us are native Italians or of Italian ancestry, but many of us are not. So if you love things Italian or just want to learn more about Italy, its people and its language, you are welcome.

Membership to the Dante Alighieri Society of Bangkok is also a Discount card if you are planning to travel to Italy and want to take advantage of this benefit.

The Worldwide Dante Alighieri Society
The Società Dante Alighieri was initially formed in Italy in July 1889. The society was named after Dante Alighieri (1265-1321), a pre-Renaissance poet from Florence and the author of The Divine Comedy. Dante is considered the father of the Italian language. Read more