2009 Heritage Walking Tour

Chinese Heritage Walk

The Chinese Culture Center offers docent-led walks through Chinatown emphasizing the various cultural achievements, social progress and history of the Chinese community in America. The walk begins with a brief introduction at the Center and may include places of interest such as the Chinese Historical Society of America, Chinese temple, herb store, teashop, food market, churches, schools, community organizations, and many architectural and historical points of interest.

Tours are available by 24-hour advance reservation, with a minimum of 4 participants per tour.

$25.00 per Adult
$20.00 per Child under 15
Special rates available for school groups.

Tours last about 2 hours and are available between the hours of 10:00am and 4:00pm from Tuesday through Sunday.

Lunch is available upon request. Additional charges apply.

Chinese Culinary Walk/Luncheon (Temporarily Unavailable)

Mystified by exotic Chinese cuisine? This introductory tour helps to explain the different styles of Chinese cooking by shopping for ingredients through visits to various markets, stores and factories. Points of interest may include fortune cookie factories, herb or teashops, fish and poultry markets, Chinese grocery and hardware stores. The walk culminates in a dim sum luncheon, a culinary specialty which includes delicately flavored minced beef, pork and shrimp-filled dumplings wrapped in paper-thin dough.

Tours are available by 24-hour advance reservation with a minimum of 4 participants per tour.

$40.00 per Adult
$20.00 per Child under 12

For Reservation And Information, Please Call:

Chinese Culture Center
(415) 986-1822

To book your tour online, send an email to Fengyuan

Please include your name, telephone number, the number of people who would like to attend the tour, ages (child, student under 12, adult), and the date and time you would like the tour. You will receive a call from the Chinese Culture Center to complete and confirm your reservation by phone.

IMPORTANT NOTE: Your reservation is not complete unless you speak to Fengyuan for confirmation.

*Late cancellations will be subject to cancellation fees. Please ask for more detail.