Asian Heritage Events
After-Hours Cocktail Tour of The Samurai Collection.
Sip on a refreshing cocktail while learning about the art and armor of the samurai! New and exciting topics are explored during this After-Hours Cocktail Tour of The Samurai Collection. Last...
DreamHack Dallas x A-Kon
DreamHack, an ESL Gaming brand, and A-Kon, North America's longest-running anime and Japanese Pop Culture Convention, will both take place in Dallas June 3-5, 2022. DreamHack Dallas will take...
HARU NEMURI SHUNKA RYOUGEN NORTH AMERICA TOUR 2022
HARU NEMURI is a Japanese singer, songwriter, and poetry rapper who had always made music for herself first, but now the world is listening - even if they can't understand a word of the Japanese...
SHEN YUN 2023 in Dallas Jan 6-15
The Beauty of Ancient China Before Communism SHEN YUN'S unique artistic vision expands theatrical experience into a multi-dimensional, deeply moving journey. Featuring one of the world's most...
Shen Yun Performing Arts
Shen Yun invites you to travel back to the magical world of ancient China. Experience a lost culture through the incredible art of classical Chinese dance, and see legends come to life. Shen Yun...
A closer look at the art, collections and exhibits at the museum.
Visit these hot spots for Asian culture and influence throughout the Dallas metroplex.
Enjoy a month-long celebration of art, culture, cuisine and more.
Asian Arts & Culture
Explore Asian Culture
Start at the Crow Museum of Asian Art for a quiet reflection in a serene atmosphere, marveling at centuries-old artifacts or gazing at unique works of art. Located in the center of the Dallas Arts District, the museum features permanent and rotating exhibitions of arts from China, Japan, India and Southeast Asia. Look out for the wellness classes, yoga and meditation, lectures and gallery talks, frequent events and docent-led tours. The gem of the museum is the breathtaking sculpture garden, home to 15 contemporary and historical pieces peppered throughout an intricate garden of bamboo, maples, azaleas and pine trees.
Visit the DMA's Asian Collection
Stroll Down Flora Street
Stop by the Morton Meyerson Symphony's Center, designed by Chinese American super star architect, Ieoh Ming Pei. This stunning building is considered one of the top symphony centers in the world in part due to its spectacular acoustics.
Explore the Samurai Collection
Visit the Ann & Gabriel Barbier-Mueller Museum: The Samurai Collection, a private collection selectively amassed by the Barbier-Mueller family over the last 25 years. Centuries of artisanship are represented in the collection, with objects dating from the seventh to nineteenth centuries. Samurai masterpieces including suits of armor, helmets, masks, horse armor, and weaponry are on display in the Museum. Although the museum is currently closed, they hope to re-open soon! (Check their website and social media for updates.)