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What’s New

Spring Tea Tasting, April 27th and May 4th

Join the Chinese American Museum and Wing Hop Fung in Arcadia for an afternoon of learning and tea appreciation. Participants will enjoy a hands-on tea experience with tea experts as they guide through techniques and traditions that have been cherished for centuries.

Kids’ Storytime, April 18th

Join us and Miss Rita from the Los Angeles Public Library’s Chinatown branch for this month’s Kids’ Storytime on Thursday, April 18, at 4pm PDT. Miss Rita will be reading “Little Red Riding Hood and the Dragon” by Ying Chang Compestine.  

CAM Returns to Regular Hours

The Chinese American Museum is returning to regular hours, open Tuesday to Sunday from 10am – 3pm.

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


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

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