USC Pacific Asia Museum

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46 North Los Robles Avenue
Pasadena, California 91101
Open Wednesday through Sunday 10am to 6pm
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USC Pacific Asia Museum

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Family festivals
There is a lot for families to enjoy at USC Pacific Asia Museum; here are some particular highlights. Remember, kids ages 12 and under always get in free!

Silk Road Story Time: Now Free to all!

Gather in the travelers’ tent for fabulous tales from along the Silk Road, plus a fun hands-on craft. Held on the second Sunday of each month at 10:30am and 11:30 am. Free to all!

2015 Story Time Themes:

  • January 11: New Beginnings
  • February 8: Lunar New Year
  • March 8: Springtime
  • April 12: Japanese Cultural Festival
  • May 10: Martial Arts
  • June 14: Muslim celebration of Ramadan
  • July 12: Nepal Cultural Festival
  • August 9: Pacific Islands
  • September 13: Mongolia
  • October 11: Korean Cultural Festival
  • November 8: Diwali Festival
  • December 13: Philippines

Journeys: the Silk Road

A fun hands-on exploration of the legendary Silk Road. Dress up as a trader, monk, camel handler, dancer, artisan or silk maker, plan your journey on the maps, relax in a tent, touch real silkworm cocoons, and more. Learn more here.