Expedition English!  大人の遠足!

Emperors' Treasures - Our Christmas Gift to You!


Emperors' Treasures brings to Houston masterpieces that highlight the artistic and cultural contributions of imperial rulers in China, from the Song dynasty to the Qing dynasty.

MFAH Asian Art Assistant Curator Beatrice Chan will guide you through more than 160 works of art -- paintings, bronzes, calligraphy, and decorative arts, including porcelain, textiles, enamels, and jade -- that have rarely been displayed outside of Taipei.


  • Tour of Emperors' Treasures: Chinese Art from the National Palace Museum, Taipei


  • Friday, December 9, 2016


  • 10 AM | Exhibition Tour
  • 12:00 PM | Lunch (optional)


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  • FREE (a $15 value)

Tour generously arranged and underwritten by Mrs. Nanako Tingleaf, JASH Board Member and MFAH Emperors' Treasures exhibition donor


Enrollment is limited to registered Expedition English participants only. 

Please register by Monday, December 5, 2016.

For more information in Japanese, contact Program Secretary Ikuyo Katayama at ikatayama@jas-hou.org or 713.963.0121.




Beatrice Chan, MFAH Asian Art Assistant Curator

Mrs. Linda Weiland

Mrs. Preeti Manchanda