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What’s New

Join CAM for our 26th Annual Historymakers Gala

The Chinese American Museum proudly announces our 26th Annual Historymakers Awards Gala which will take place in-person on Wednesday, September 28, 2022. The gala’s theme, Our Voices, Our History highlights our honorees’ achievements in amplifying the voices of Asian American communities through representation and advocacy.

Collective Resilience Exhibit Extended

Collective Resilience: Asian American Artists Honoring Our Community’s Strength and Unity will now be on view until October 2nd, 2022! Plan your trip to check out these 7 incredible murals! The exhibition is an opportunity to celebrate community accomplishments and look forward to an optimistic future, together. Learn more about the exhibit here. 

CAM Re-opens with Limited Hours

And we’re back! We welcome visitors and members new and old to experience our exhibitions in-person. The museum limited hours of operation are Friday, Saturday, and Sunday from 10am – 3pm PDT.

Current Exhibitions

Origins: The Birth and Rise of Chinese American Communities in Los Angeles

Permanent Exhibition

Origins: The Birth and Rise of Chinese American Communities in Los Angeles, a permanent, cutting edge exhibition celebrating the growth and development of Chinese American... Read more

Journeys

Permanent Exhibition

This exhibit narrates Chinese immigration to the United States with an emphasis on community settlement in Los Angeles. The display is outlined into four distinct... Read more

Locus: Community Abstractions

VIRTUAL August 15, 2022 - August 19, 2022. 

Locus: Community Abstractions Locus: Community Abstractions is an Instagram-exclusive mini-series, created and executed by Gabbi Pulasky and Dahlia Wang, two of CAM’s Getty Marrow Interns.... Read more

Collective Resilience: Asian American Artists Honoring Our Community’s Strength and Unity

September 18, 2021 – October 2, 2022

Collective Resilience: Asian American Artists Honoring Our Community’s Strength and Unity In Collective Resilience: Asian American Artists Honoring Our Community’s Strength and Unity seven (7) artists,... Read more

Sun Wing Wo General Store and Herb Shop

Permanent Exhibition

This exhibition is a recreation of an actual store that was housed in the Garnier Building in the 1890’s. The Sun Wing Wo store opened... Read more