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Asian Art Museum
200 Larkin St
San Francisco, CA 94102

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Community Speakers Program: We Bring the Museum to You

Can’t make it to the museum to see our masterpieces or the current special exhibition? Or perhaps your group is planning a visit and wants a sneak preview of our can’t-miss artworks? 

A docent from the Asian Art Museum's Community Speakers Program (CSP) can deliver an educational and entertaining multimedia talk at your location. CSP topics range from special exhibition highlights to thematic talks such as Celebrate Lunar New YearGlobalization in the Ancient World and The Asian Art Museum: Golden Jubilee

Reserve a talk now...

To learn more, email, or call 415.581.3664. We look forward to bringing the museum to you. 


Celebrate Lunar New Year
For Chinese, the Lunar New Year is bigger than Thanksgiving and Christmas combined. It is a time to celebrate family, sweep out the old, and welcome in a new prosperity. Uncover the significance of new clothes, firecrackers, and meals of carp and dumplings. Find out who gives and who receives little red envelopes of money. Gong Xi Fa Cai! Book now...

The Asian Art Museum: Golden Jubilee
The Asian Art Museum turns 50 in 2016! From its modest start with a gift of 3,500 Chinese works, the museum’s collection has grown to hold over 18,000 objects spanning 6,000 years of history, seen by 300,000 visitors annually. Learn about this unique Bay Area resource, including its history, the role the city of San Francisco played in its creation, the transformation of the former Main Library into a modern museum facility, its unique masterpieces and its expanding leadership in the field of contemporary Asian Art. Book now...

The Asian Art Museum Docent Program is generously supported by Charles D. and Frances K. Field Fund, Bonhams, the Society for Asian Art, and many individual docents.