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Incense Rises: Chinese Ritual & History in Houston

  • Kim Son Restaurant 2001 Jefferson Street Houston, TX, 77003 United States (map)

EXPLORE Heritage Tour

SCI 5th Annual Cemetery Tour

Promotional Partners –  Asian Pacific American Heritage Association
and US China Peoples Friendship Association - Houston Chapter


How did new Chinese immigrants on the Gulf Coast honor their ancestors?  Discover their story and learn about burial rites that helped perpetuate culture and legacy.  A specialist in Daoism and Buddhism, an expert on the Chinese history of the Gulf Coast, and a feng shui authority, will travel with us as we learn about traditional observances of the afterlife at Daoist and Buddhist temples and visit Forest Park Westheimer Cemetery where ancient rituals are fused with Western traditions. After the tour, enjoy a reception of Chinese hors d’oeuvres and music.  

Departure – Kim Son Restaurant, 2001 Jefferson Street, 2:00 pm, return at 6:00 pm 

Tickets:  $35.00 prepaid reservation only.  SEATS ARE LIMITED AND MUST BE PURCHASED IN ADVANCE OF THE OCT 29

Tickets available by phone at 713.364.6344 or through Paypal at paypal.me/houstonarchaeology