Starts: April 2, 2017 at 11:00 am
Ends: April 2, 2017 at 4:00 pm
Location: Chinese American Historical Museum, 635 Phelan Avenue, San Jose, CA 95112
Come and learn about Ching Ming at the Chinese American Historical Museum (CAHM). CHCP will share with you the cultural rituals usually observed on Ching Ming, a traditional Chinese celebration honoring ancestors. (This year’s Ching Ming, Grave Sweeping Day, officially occurs on April 4, 2017.)
The museum is housed in the Ng Shing Gung building, which is part of History Park, located in Kelley Park, San Jose.
Parking: Park for free on local streets or use the San Jose city parking lot on Phelan Avenue ($6 fee).
Directions: Exit Highway 280 at 10th St., then go south on 10th St., left on Keyes St., right on Senter Rd., left on Phelan Ave. History San Jose is ahead on left; visitor parking lot ($6 fee) is straight ahead at end of Phelan Ave.
"Just wanted to express my thanks to the volunteers...at the museum for their wonderful hospitality...Was a beautiful presentation of the history as well as a cultural imprint of chinese immigration in this valley...Thank you once again and it was such a pleasure."- James A.