Children’s China: Celebrating Culture, Character and Confucius. The west meets the east in this immersive exhibit that transports families to a country where a quickly-changing modern lifestyle intersects with ancient values.
Ancient practices will be explored in modern ways in this interactive exhibit children to experience the art of paper cutting, discover their lunar calendar animal, learn to write in Chinese characters, take on the role of researcher at a panda preserve, play traditional musical instruments, and more!
Children’s China: Celebrating Culture, Character and Confucius is part of the Freeman Foundation Asian Culture Exhibit Series, funded by The Freeman Foundation and administered by Association of Children’s Museums. Created by The Magic House in partnership with the Confucius Institute at Webster University and Character Plus, Children’s China is a nationally traveling exhibit designed to increase understanding of the Chinese culture. Children’s China is free with Museum admission.
This exhibit is a limited engagement, open from October 2, 2017 to January 14, 2018.