Center for Cultural Fluency
Japanese American National Museum- 100 North Central Avenue Los Angeles, California 90012
Hours: Please refer to the website for current museum hours.
Price: Adults $9.00, Students (with ID), and Youth (6-17) $5.00
Description: The experiences of early Issei in Hawai`i are revealed and illuminated through exquisite examples of kimono adapted for life and labor on Hawai`i’s plantations. The exhibition interweaves these priceless textiles from the National Museum’s Permanent Collection with rare oral histories and moving images, photographs, and expert video commentary by scholar Barbara Kawakami.