Celebrate Asian Heritage in Dallas


Dallas is home to an expansive Asian American community, and its influences and traditions can be found all throughout the city. Enjoy a plethora of cultural neighborhoods, authentic dining options, and Asian-influenced arts and culture all over the city - there's plenty to see and experience!

Asian Heritage Events

JooYoung Choi: Songs of Resilience From the Tapestry of Faith
Sat - May 28

JooYoung Choi: Songs of Resilience From the Tapestry of Faith

The Crow Museum of Asian Art of The University of Texas at Dallas is pleased to present a focused multi-year exhibition series dedicated to making visible the work of Texas-based contemporary...

Daily through Sep 4

Crow Museum of Asian Art

AAPI Showcase at the AT&T Discovery District
Sat - May 28

AAPI Showcase at the AT&T Discovery District

The AT&T Discovery District is proud to celebrate Asian, Asian American, and Pacific Islander Heritage Month with an art exhibit featuring local AAPI artists, and AAPI artists from...

Daily through May 31

AT&T Discovery District

Asian American Pacific Islander Heritage Month
Sat - May 28

Asian American Pacific Islander Heritage Month

Celebrate Asian American Pacific Islander Heritage Month with some fun programs and events! Explore, Educate, and Create with the Dallas Public Library! In-Person  May 7 at...

Daily through May 29

Dallas Public Library-J. Erik Jonsson Central Library

DreamHack Dallas x A-Kon
Fri - Jun 03

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...

The First Fri in Jun ongoing

Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center Dallas

After-Hours Cocktail Tour of The Samurai Collection.
Thu - Jun 30

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...

The Last Thu of every Month ongoing

The Ann & Gabriel Barbier-Mueller Museum: The Samurai Collection

Blog Posts

11 Photos to Inspire a Visit to the Crow Museum of Asian Art

A closer look at the art, collections and exhibits at the museum.

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Celebrate Asian American Pacific Islander Heritage Month

Visit these hot spots for Asian culture and influence throughout the Dallas metroplex.

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Support Asian Restaurants

Keep social distancing, eat local.

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Celebrate the Asian Community with the Crow Museum

Enjoy a month-long celebration of art, culture, cuisine and more.

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The Way of the Warrior

Inside The Ann and Gabriel Barbier-Mueller Museum: The Samurai

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Asian Arts & Culture


Explore Asian Culture

Crow Museum of Asian Art | Directions

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.

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Explore the Samurai Collection

The Ann & Gabriel Barbier-Mueller Museum: The Samurai Collection | Directions

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.) 

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