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...
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, Korea, and Southeast Asia. Look out for special events including wellness classes, yoga and meditation taking place indoors and outside, lectures and gallery talks, frequent events, and docent-led tours. The gem of the museum is the breathtaking sculpture garden, home to multiple contemporary and historical pieces peppered throughout an intricate garden of bamboo, maples, azaleas, and pine trees.
Visit the DMA's Asian Collection
Visit the Meyerson
Stop by the Morton H. Meyerson Symphony Center, designed by Chinese American superstar architect, Ieoh Ming Pei (better known as I.M. Pei). This stunning building is considered one of the top symphony centers in the world in part due to its spectacular acoustics, so if you're able to schedule a visit around a performance, you're in for a real treat. Take a virtual tour for a preview of what to expect.
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 few decades. 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.