The wing luke museum of the asian pacific american experience is a arts, culture, humanities charity rated 3 of 4 stars by charity navigator located in seattle, wa, it is one of 9,020. The animals are taking over the wing luke museum for family fun day this event is going to be packed with family fun including story time, art activities, face painting, kid-friendly. Wing luke museum this feature is not available right now please try again later. More than a museum, the wing is an experience a chance to truly understand what it was - and is - to be asian american in the pacific northwest. The wing luke museum, in partnership with mohai, puts on an exhibit about the history of sagamiya confections. Rayann kalei'okalani onzuka director of museum services at wing luke museum location greater seattle area industry museums and institutions. Interview with cassie chinn, deputy executive director, wing luke museum of the asian pacific american experience, seattle, wa cassie chinn, deputy executive director at the wing luke. Wing luke museum, seattle, wa 85k likes immerse yourself in the uniquely-american stories, history and art of the asian pacific american experience at.
Your support of the wing provides: thought-provoking exhibitions told straight from the perspective of the asian pacific american community after-school youth programs that connect young. As a teenage leader at roosevelt high school in the early years of world war ii, wing luke listened to a discussion about juvenile delinquents. Wing luke chinese: 陸榮昌 the money went to the founding of the wing luke museum of the asian pacific american experience in 1966 to fulfill his vision of a. Wing luke museum, seattle, wa 88k likes immerse yourself in the uniquely-american stories, history and art of the asian pacific american experience at. Hours: tuesday-sunday, 10am-5pm first thursday of the month, 10am-8pm we have early closure on friday, march 9 and saturday, a. As the wing luke asian museum reopens on saturday, the celebrations are about more than mere institutional accomplishments.
Calendar guided tours are available daily learn more about our tour options historic hotel tour times: tuesday-saturday: 10:30am, 11:30am, 12:30pm, 1:30pm, 2:30pm, 3:30pm. The wing luke museum of the asian pacific american experience is a history museum of the culture, art and history of asian pacific americans located in seattle. The money went to the founding of the wing luke museum of the asian pacific american experience in 1966 to fulfill his vision of a place to present the histories and. The wing luke museum of the asian pacific american experience in seattle, washington is the only community-based museum in the united states dedicated exclusively to the history of pan-asian.
The wing luke museum is located in the historic and rehabilitated historic east kong yick building (at 719 south king street in seattle). Ford foundation community hall is used most often for receptions ford foundation community hall reception area wing luke museum 719 s king st. Tour includes guided access of the bruce lee exhibit, a meal of bruce lee's favorite dishes at a neighborhood restaurant, and entry into all galleries at the wing.
The mission of the wing luke museum is to connect everyone to the rich history, dynamic cultures and art of the asian pacific americans through vivid storytelling and inspiring experiences. Wing luke museum of the asian pacific american experience: lovely museum - see 277 traveler reviews, 86 candid photos, and great deals for seattle, wa, at tripadvisor. Wing luke museum of the asian pacific american experience, seattle: see 276 reviews, articles, and 86 photos of wing luke museum of the asian pacific american experience, ranked no35 on.
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Michelle kumata is a seattle native with a bfa in illustration from the she is currently exhibit director at wing luke museum of the asian pacific. Free admission days at wing luke museum of the asian pacific american experience first thursday of the month | 10am-8pm wing luke museum of the asian pacific american experience 719 s king. Empowering the neighborhood through community-centered design with vivid and living histories in the structure itself, the wing luke museum reframes and uplifts the asian american experience.