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Chinatown Discovery Tours

These neighborhood walking tours give you an insider look at our historic and culturally-rich neighborhood. All tours include an all-day pass to our current gallery exhibitions.

                                                                                                        

Taste of Chinatown

The ultimate flavor of Chinatown with an authentic Chinese or dim sum lunch. Includes a guided neighborhood tour and gallery admission.

 Duration:  3 hours
 Tour times:  By reservation - contact 206.623.5124 ext 133 or tours@wingluke.org
 Recommended for:  All ages
 Prices:  Please inquire
 $8 off for The Wing's members  


Touch of Chinatown

Discover Seattle's Chinatown-International District through the eyes of a local. Smell the fragrance of Chinese herbs, hom bows and roasted duck. Experience the sights while learning about the facts, myths and legends. And learn more about the diverse contributions of Asian cultures to the city and the Pacific Northwest. Includes a guided neighborhood tour and gallery admission.

Touch of Chinatown
 Duration:  90 minutes
 Tour times:  Tuesday - Friday: 10:15am, 2:00pm
 Saturday: 10:15am, 1:00pm
 Recommended for:  All ages
 Prices:  Adults: $19.95
 Seniors: $17.95
 Students (13-18 or with student ID): $14.95
 Children (5-12): $12.95
 Under 5: Free
 $8 off for The Wing's members  


International Sweets and Treats

New tour! 

Experience the "sweeter" side of the Chinatown-International District. This tour will take you to must-see bakeries and shops, where you can taste old-time candies, mouth-watering favorites and more. Tour covers 3 neighborhood stops and historic hotel. Includes gallery admission (please arrive prior to tour time to explore galleries).

Please note: No gluten-free substitutions are available, and food samples are created in businesses that process milk, nut and wheat products. 

International Sweets and Treats
 Duration:  2 hours
 Tour times:  Tuesday - Saturday: 3:00pm 
 Recommended for:  All ages
 Prices:  Adults: $36.95
 Seniors: $25.95
 Students (13-18 or with student ID): $23.95
 Children (5-12): $15.95
 Under 5: Free
 $8 off for The Wing's members  


Bitter and Sweet Tour

Official tour of The New York Times Bestseller Hotel on the Corner of Bitter & Sweet

The official Bitter & Sweet tour is a lovely way to see the real Chinatown-International District and discover the places frequented by Henry and Keiko — get an in-depth look at the neighborhood’s rich history, diversity, and layers of stories.
– author Jamie Ford

Explore the Canton Alley apartment where (main character) Henry Lee lived. Visit Japantown and get a glimpse of the Panama Hotel. This tour gives you a real life look at the locations presented in the novel. Signed copies of the book are available for purchase in the Marketplace — while supplies last.

 Duration:  90 minutes
 Tour times:  Saturday: 1:00pm
 Recommended for:  All ages
 Prices:  Adults: $19.95
 Seniors: $17.95
 Students (13-18 or with student ID): $14.95
 Children (5-12): $12.95
 Under 5: Free
 $8 off for The Wing's members  
 Added options:  Dim sum/Chinese family-style lunch for additional cost and 2-day notice.
 Customize for private or school groups.


Songs of Willow Frost Tour

Official tour based on Jamie Ford's newest novel

Journey through historic Chinatown and see the real places where characters Liu Song and William lived and loved. Dive deeper into what life was like for Chinese men, women and children at a time when America was full of possibility, yet still rife with restrictions. Experience the vibrancy of the neighborhood woven together through history and real-life stories. Signed copies of the book are available for purchase in the Marketplace — while supplies last.

 Duration:  2 hours
 Tour times:  By reservation - contact 206.623.5124 ext 133 or tours@wingluke.org
 Recommended for:  All ages
 Prices:  Please inquire
 $8 off for The Wing's members  
 Includes:  1930s-era Chinese meal


Museum Experience

Historic Hotel Tour

Follow the footsteps of Asian Pacific American pioneers and explore the places they called home. Step inside a real 1910 shop that sold import goods and tickets to the Blue Funnel Line steamship. And enter an authentic Chinese American family association with its original tin ceilings and mahjong games. This tour takes you through fascinating historic spaces accessible only by guided tour and is included with Museum Experience General Admission.

 Duration:  45 minutes
 Tour times:  Tuesday - Saturday: 10:30am, 11:30am, 12:30pm, 1:30pm, 2:30pm, 3:30pm
 Sunday: 
10:30am, 11:30am, 1:30pm, 2:30pm, 3:30pm
 Recommended for:  6 and up
 Prices:  Adults: $14.95
 Seniors: $11.95
 Students (13-18 or with student ID): $10.95
 Children (5-12): $9.95
 Under 5: Free
 Free for museum members  
 Added options:  Customize for private or school groups.


Exhibition-related

Gallery Tour

Get an in-depth look at our latest and permanent exhibitions by touring all exhibitions or just focusing on one. 

 Duration:  60 minutes
 Tour times:  By reservation - contact 206.623.5124 ext 133 or tours@wingluke.org
 Recommended for:  All ages
 Prices:  Group discount for 10 or more.
 Discount for The Wing's members  
 Added options:  Customize for private or school groups.
 Children's groups can include  hands-on activities.
       

 

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