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Welcome to Kam Wah Chung


Special Spring Break 2017 Hours


March 27 - 31  &  April 3 - 7


Interpretive Center Open: 8:30AM to 4:00PM


Museum Tours: 9:00, 10:00, 11:00 a.m.; 1:00 and 2:00 p.m.



Regular Tour Season: May 1 - October 31


Museum tours available on the hour   9 am - 4 pm daily

Interpretive Center open   9 am - 5 pm daily


 More information on individual, group & school tours


Location:  125 NW Canton St., John Day, OR 97845


More information on location





Welcome to our website.   This is not your typical website because this is not your typical museum. Explore these pages to get a glimpse inside this unique historical landmark in Eastern Oregon.  Feel free to browse through the collections and view the videos.  When you are in the neighborhood, stop by for a free tour of the museum and interpretive center.  Mention Doc Hay sent you.


For more information about the Friends of Kam Wah Chung, click on About Us.  If you would like to help us maintain this website for others to learn about this special place, please click on Donations.




1/1/17 Updates:


This past year has seen a few changes here at Kam Wah Chung:


Christy Sweet took a promotion to the OPRD State office. Click on Events for her farewell party.


We welcome Don Merritt as the new curator. Click on Don's Corner to learn more about Don.


There have been a few changes on our board.  Click on About Us


And, we honor the passing of a long time KWC friend, Ken Bremner. Click on Volunteers.




Thank you for visiting Kam Wah Chung!






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