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Hidden Histories of SJ Japantown Guided Walking Tours (thru Dec 11)

  • November 06, 2021
  • 10:00 AM
  • December 11, 2021
  • 11:30 AM
  • Japanese American Museum of San Jose, 535 N. Fifth Street, San Jose, CA 95112


Join Hidden Histories of San Jose Japantown for a guided walking tour of their Augmented Reality (AR) art exhibit in Japantown during the months of November and December, through the auspices of a grant from the City of San Jose's Abierto Program.

Hidden Histories is a live experience that connects you to the underlying beauty and historic riches of the San Jose Japantown neighborhood through Augmented Reality technology. Encompassing the three main Asian communities (Chinese, Japanese, and Filipino) that established Japantown, you will see and interact with the art, which is overlaid on current-day Japantown, using your mobile device.

Tour Dates and TImes:
  • Saturday, November 6th, 10:00 to 11:30 a.m.
  • Saturday, November 13th, 10:00 to 11:30 a.m.
  • Thursday, November 18th, 4:30 to 6:00 p.m.
  • Saturday, November 20th, 10:00 to 11:30 a.m.
  • Saturday, November 27th, 10:00 to 11:30 a.m.
  • Saturday, December 4th, 10:00 to 11:30 a.m.
  • Thursday, December 9th, 4:30 to 6:00 p.m.
  • Saturday, December 11th, 10:00 to 11:30 a.m.


The tours are free and open to the public, but donations are welcome! (Suggested donation: $20 per person)

For more information and to register:  www.hiddenhistoriesjtown.org

Hidden Histories of San Jose Japantown is a project of the Japanese American Museum of San Jose. It is funded through a founding grant from The John S. and James L. Knight Foundation in collaboration with Microsoft, with additional funding by the California History Center, De Anza College, and support from the Chinese Historical and Cultural Project, and the Filipino American National Historical Society, Santa Clara Valley Chapter.

Museum Address:

History Park
635 Phelan Avenue
San Jose, CA 95112

In Ng Shing Gung Building

Mailing Address:

PO Box 5366
San Jose, CA 95150-5366

Email: info@chcp.org

Chinese Historical & Cultural Project

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