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Japanese American National Museum

100 N. Central Ave.
Los Angeles, CA 90012
213-625-0414

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  • Sun,Tue,Wed,Fri,Sat 11am-5pm, Thu 11am-8pm

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    Though it doesn’t kick in until February, the museum is getting an early start celebrating both the Year of the Sheep and the new year with this family festival. Day-long activities include storytelling, live performances of hip-hop...

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    The museum screens Tadashi Nakamura’s 2012 documentary Jake Shimabukuro: Life on Four Strings. The film follows the life and career of the Hawaiian-born ukulele prodigy, who began playing the instrument at age 4. Shimabukuro has rel...

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    Historian Mary Adams Urashima discusses one of the first Japanese-American communities on the West Coast in her new book, Historic Wintersburg in Huntington Beach. The rural community in north Huntington Beach was settled by Japanes...

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