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Museum News:

Lunar New Year Tea Party

On February 5, American Chinese Museum held a tea party to celebrate the Year of the Tiger.

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Fuzhou Fish Ball Exhibition Opens

This is an exhibition that connects Chinese American fish ball culture with blessing culture and marine culture.

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2022 New Year’s Day Celebration 

The celebration included lion dances and group dances. In the future, the museum will hold large-scale celebrations with cultural significance.

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Chinese American: Inclusion/Exclusion

This struggle over freedom and the right to belong shaped the Chinese American experience and the very ……

Friendly Interactions

This exhibition looks back at the friendly interactions between the U.S. and China over the past two centuries since the founding of the United States.

Outstanding Chinese Americans

This exhibition honors the outstanding Chinese Americans who have made contributions to the United States in art, philanthropy, technology, politics and other fields.

American Chinese Food

This exhibition will introduce you to the history, as well as interesting tales, behind Chinese food in America. 

“Fujian Fish Ball” Exhibition

This exhibition will introduce you to the history, as well as interesting tales, behind Chinese food in America. 

History of Chinese Immigration to America

This exhibition records why the early Chinese immigrated to the United States, the experiences they encountered and their various stories of working and living in America. 


Built in 1898, the Victorian twin house was designed by former Philadelphia architect Horace W. Castor. On March 14, 2017, this property was designated as Historical by the Historical Commission of Philadelphia and was listed on the Philadelphia Register of Historic Places.


The former Castor House now has a new story to tell. As its existence spans almost the entire history of Chinese American immigrants, the historical house becomes an ideal place to carry the history and culture of the Chinese American people.

Horace Castor Homes

Museum Building

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