Chow: Making the Chinese American Restaurant: Last Weekend
Suggested Ages: All Ages, Adult Friendly
Learn about the birth and evolution of Chinese American restaurants. Trace their fascinating nearly 170-year history with interactive displays about food culture, immigration, and what it means to be American. Try to cook in a toy wok, see a timeline of illustrated Chinese menus from 1910 to the present, take a pic with thousands of take out boxes, enjoy tastings created by talented Chinese American chefs, and try a treat from a continuously operating 1,500-pound fortune cookie machine.