Preparing for the New Year Walking Tour (SOLD OUT!)

Sat, Jan 22, 2011 @ 1:00pm - 4:00pm

Lunar New Year is the liveliest and most important celebration in Chinese culture and Chinatown is the place to experience it! MOCA’s walking tour takes visitors through Chinatown to learn about holiday traditions and customs observed by Chinese households. Witness how the neighborhood transforms itself in preparation for the New Year and discover the characteristics that make this holiday unique.
 

Tours are rain or shine, so dress warmly and wear comfortable shoes. 

 

Dates:

Saturday, January 22

Sunday, January 23

Saturday, January 29

Sunday, January 30

Saturday, February 5 

Tours begin at 1pm.
 
Ticket: $18/adult, $15/ student or senior (65+), $8 for MOCA members, Free for children under 5.
Location: Tours leave from the Museum lobby at 215 Centre Street (between Grand and Howard Sts)

Advance reservation REQUIRED. Email education@mocanyc.org or call 212-619-4785. Tours fill up quickly so sign up now!

 

 

Educators: Please call to inquire about school group versions of this tour.