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Asian Cultures Museum & Educational Center

Open Now: 11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 11:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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New chinese year. Year of the pig.

I went on a Saturday with my wife to celebrate the new year. The ticket was 12 dollars but it worth... read more

Reviewed 8 February 2019
crisotovar1
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Kingsville, Texas
via mobile
Could use more funding, but very nice displays

This museum was great! The whole family enjoyed its displays of Asian culture and the beautiful... read more

Reviewed 4 August 2016
JamesSMc
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Katy, Texas
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7 Feb 2019
“New chinese year. Year of the pig.”
4 Aug 2016
“Could use more funding, but very nice displays”
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Reviewed 8 February 2019 via mobile

I went on a Saturday with my wife to celebrate the new year. The ticket was 12 dollars but it worth it. They explained what the new year was about. With small fireworks, art shows and at the end they served a nice food. I...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank crisotovar1
Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

This museum was great! The whole family enjoyed its displays of Asian culture and the beautiful artwork and artifacts. The place seems to need a bit more funding, but it is a nice, quaint, and quiet museum that is very interesting. The main exhibit had...More

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank JamesSMc
Reviewed 29 June 2016

Off of Shoreline Drive this place is worth a short visit to enjoy some of the culture. It is usually not that busy and you might get an escorted and personal tour.

Date of experience: October 2015
Thank brentrourk
Reviewed 24 March 2016

Museum is small but nicely done with various exhibits and a small store. The only way they will grow is if people stop here and it is near several other attractions.

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank MountJuliet2011
Reviewed 30 December 2015

We checked the website before we went. The museum was scheduled to be open. The door even showed a sign, "OPEN." Nevertheless, the door was locked. We knocked repeatedly - no reaction. This happened on Wed 30 Dec., 12:30. A disgusting experience!

Date of experience: December 2015
Thank mbshu
Reviewed 20 July 2015 via mobile

We were surprised when we saw this museum on Trip Advisor ... so we made sure that we visited. They get an A for effort, but that's about it. Very limited exhibits ..

Date of experience: July 2015
Thank 135thomasw
Reviewed 13 July 2015

Poorly funded, unfortunately, but still a nice place to visit on your way out of town. Not sure about cost, but I know it's not free.

Date of experience: August 2014
Thank Chantal C
Reviewed 23 January 2015

It is a small museum with only a few exhibits. What they have is well laid out and well kept. Good for an hour and after you can visit the other museums in the area that have a more to keep you occupied.

Date of experience: May 2014
Thank Darin J
Reviewed 4 January 2015

Very interesting. We love Asian culture. Beautiful pieces. We wish we had some of them in our collection.

Date of experience: January 2015
Thank christiancleaning
Reviewed 7 November 2014

We were pleasantly surprised at the beautiful treasures in the exhibit areas. The manager was very helpful and informative. He makes the most beautiful masks that are for sale at the gift shop.

Date of experience: November 2014
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