The Architecture of San Francisco’s Chinatown

The Architecture of San Francisco's Chinatown - CHSA exhibit panel 1. Photo of front exterior of Bank of Canton in SF Chinatown; pagoda architectureThe striking architecture of Chinatown is explored from its beginnings in the mid-19th century, through the rebuilding following the Great Earthquake & Fire of 1906, to its presence as one of the country’s most vibrant and enduring neighborhoods.

Featuring an interactive walking tour map, digital images,  and special objects, the exhibit is a thoughtful exploration into San Francisco’s Chinatown.

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965 Clay Street
San Francisco, CA 94108



Mon – Tue: Closed
Wed – Sun: 11 A.M. – 4 P.M.