About Us

The Office of American Spaces develops and supports modern, advanced physical platforms and public diplomacy engagement with foreign audiences. 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 around the world.

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 the people of other countries around the world.

Description of American Spaces for External Audiences (pdf 691KB)