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Go see the museum!

The museum is only open the first Saturday every month, but it is defiantly worth going to see... read more

Reviewed 3 October 2017
Kristen R
Virginia Beach, Virginia
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The Hanford China Alley District was at one time a vibrant and bustling part of Hanford as the... read more

Reviewed 10 August 2017
Fresno, California
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Reviewed 10 November 2017

Used to be a significant place to visit. Countless economic slumps rendered this area near empty. Historic significance is most seen only in the fine restaurants still around. Hong Kong Chop Suey is my faforite.

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Reviewed 3 October 2017

The museum is only open the first Saturday every month, but it is defiantly worth going to see! Make the time for it!

Thank Kristen R
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Had the opportunity to see only a small part of this area so far. Had some pictures taken there because of the background scenery and it was terrific. They do have a tea store here also that you can get a wide selection of teas...More

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Reviewed 10 August 2017

The Hanford China Alley District was at one time a vibrant and bustling part of Hanford as the Chinese were brought in to build the railroad. The District is ine of the top historic places that is in dire need of renovation and restoration. A...More

2  Thank 123traveling123
Reviewed 31 July 2017

We experience a walk in historical Chinese culture shoes every time we visit. We wish they had more events more often

Thank Shaka S
Reviewed 27 April 2017

It's very small but has packed so much history. The Taoist Temple has limited hours. Go to the website to plan your trip around their hours. But the collection of Chinese artifacts are top. The Temple was shuttered for decades and when they finally opened...More

2  Thank Good_Citizen_me
Reviewed 25 October 2016

If there is an event going on then this is 10 stars. It is open and has lots of balconies so even in the hottest weather you can enjoy the Lion Dance or other events. The stores really go all out during special events, which...More

1  Thank Lucinda R
Reviewed 12 October 2016

This is a fun place to visit in October during the Moon Festival. Other than that, it's about a 10 minute stop-there is an interesting museum, but you can go through it quickly. LT Sue has a cute tea shop and restaurant - with literally...More

Thank Marcia B
Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

Most of the history and stories here are lost to time and to people long past. If you listen closely you will here whispers of when people loved and worked here and made this a thriving business District. There are efforts to restore the alley...More

Thank battmast
Reviewed 26 September 2016

We read of a Taoist Temple in China Alley and went to explore. Two volunteers, knowledgeable and friendly, provided a lot of information and the artifacts there are a true treasure trove of items associated with the Chinese of that era. The building was not...More

3  Thank bilsue
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