Tour Schedule

The Freeman Foundation Asian Culture Exhibit Series host museum tour schedule has been announced bringing five high-quality, interactive exhibits on Asian cultures to children’s museums in forty-five cities and twenty-nine states throughout the United States. Beginning in November 2014, the national tour will travel the five exhibits from their originating museums to forty museums throughout the United States over the next three years.

2014–2018 Host Museum Tour Schedule By Exhibit

Children of Hangzhou: Connecting with China
Produced by: Boston Children’s Museum

Date Host Museum
November 22, 2014–May 15, 2015 Boston Children’s Museum (MA)
May 23, 2015–September 13, 2015 Staten Island Children’s Museum (NY)
September 26, 2015–January 1, 2016 Boonshoft Museum of Discovery (Dayton, OH)
January 15, 2016–May 30, 2016 DuPage Children’s Museum (Naperville, IL)
June 18, 2016–September 5, 2016 Young at Art of Broward (Davie, FL)
September 24, 2016–January 1, 2017 Minnesota Children’s Museum of Rochester
May 19, 2017–September 10, 2017 Discovery Gateway Children’s Museum (Salt Lake City, UT)
September 23, 2017–January 7, 2018 Sciencenter (Ithaca, NY)
January 20, 2018–May 28, 2018 The Children’s Museum of La Habra (CA)
June 5, 2018-September 14, 2018 Children's Museum of Phoenix (AZ)

 

Children's China: Celebrating Culture, Character and Confucius
Produced by: The Magic House, St. Louis Children’s Museum

Date Host Museum
February 19, 2015–September 7, 2015 The Magic House, St. Louis Children’s Museum (MO)
September 19, 2015–January 3, 2016 Kansas Children’s Discovery Center (Topeka)
January 16, 2016–May 8, 2016 Bay Area Discovery Museum (Sausalito, CA)
May 28, 2016–September 5, 2016 Hands On Children’s Museum (Olympia, WA)
September 26, 2016–January 2, 2017 Treehouse Children’s Museum (Ogden, UT)
January 14, 2017–April 30, 2017 Kohl Children’s Museum of Greater Chicago (IL)
June 10, 2017–September 17, 2017 The Children’s Museum of Brownsville (TX)
September 30, 2017–January 15, 2018 Golisano Children’s Museum of Naples (FL)
January 27, 2018–May 13, 2018 Children’s Museum of Winston–Salem (NC)
May 25, 2018-August 21, 2018 Omaha Children's Museum (NE)

 

Heart and Seoul: Growing Up in Korea
Produced by: Children’s Museum of Houston

Date Host Museum
November 15, 2014–May 10, 2015 Children’s Museum of Houston (TX)
May 26, 2015–September 7, 2015 Pretend City Children’s Museum (Irvine, CA)
September 25, 2015–January 1, 2016 Brooklyn Children’s Museum (NY)
January 18, 2016–May 13, 2016 Creative Discovery Museum (Chattanooga, TN)
May 30, 2016–September 2, 2016 Port Discovery Children’s Museum (Baltimore, MD)
September 24, 2016–January 6, 2017 Stepping Stones Museum for Children (Norwalk, CT)
January 23, 2017–September 8, 2017 Amazement Square, The Rightmire Children’s Museum (Lynchburg, VA)
September 25, 2017–January 5, 2018 Long Island Children’s Museum (NY)
January 23, 2018–May 3, 2018 Chicago Children’s Museum (IL)
May 18, 2018-August 9, 2018 Clay Center for the Arts and Sciences of West Virginia (Charleston, WV)

 

Hello from Japan!
Produced by: Children’s Museum of Manhattan

Date Host Museum
January 16, 2015–May 12, 2015 Children’s Museum of Manhattan (NY)
May 30, 2015–September 7, 2015 Children’s Museum of the Upstate (Greenville, SC)
September 20, 2015–January 3, 2016 Mississippi Children’s Museum (Jackson)
February 13, 2016–May 20, 2016 Hawaii Children’s Discovery Center (Honolulu)
June 18, 2016–September 18, 2016 Children’s Discovery Museum (Normal, IL)
October 1, 2016–January 2, 2017 Children’s Museum of La Crosse (WI)
June 27, 2017–September 4, 2017 Discovery Center Museum (Rockford, IL)
September 16, 2017–January 8, 2018 Discovery Children’s Museum (Las Vegas, NV)
January 20, 2018–April 2, 2018 Children's Museum of Manhattan (NY)
May 26, 2018-August 19, 2018 Please Touch Museum (Philadelphia, PA)

 

Voyage to Vietnam: Celebrating the Tet Festival
Produced by: Children’s Discovery Museum of San Jose

Date Host Museum
February 28, 2015–August 15, 2015 Children’s Discovery Museum of San Jose (CA)
October 17, 2015–January 17, 2016 Children’s Museum of Pittsburgh (PA)
January 30, 2016–May 7, 2016 Miami Children’s Museum (FL)
May 21, 2016–September 11, 2016 Louisiana Children’s Museum (New Orleans)
September 24, 2016–January 2, 2017 Family Museum (Bettendorf, IA)
January 14, 2017–April 12, 2017 Exploration Place (Wichita, KS)
June 10, 2017–September 9, 2017 Providence Children’s Museum (RI)
September 20, 2017–January 14, 2018 Children’s Museum and Theater of Maine (Portland)
January 31, 2018–May 13, 2018 Portland Children’s Museum (OR)
May 16, 2018-August 23, 2018 Bowers Museum of Cultural Art/Kidseum (Santa Ana, CA)

 

All dates approximate. Please consult the individual host museum websites to confirm open dates.

 

 

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