Chinese Cultural Centre, Vancouver

The Chinese Cultural Centre is a Chinese community centre, museum, and municipal archives facility located in Vancouver Chinatown. It was founded in 1973 and opened to the public in 1980.[1][2] It houses the Chinese Canadian Military Museum Society on the second floor.

Chinese Cultural Centre
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Façade of the East Wing of the Chinese Cultural Centre, December 2016.
Established1973
LocationVancouver, British Columbia, Canada
TypeCultural centre
Websitecccvan.com

In April 2020, the facility was vandalized with graffiti that is linked to the COVID-19 pandemic in British Columbia.[3]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Rock 2005, pp. 2, 9.
  2. ^ Mitchell 1998, p. 739.
  3. ^ "Vancouver's Chinese Cultural Centre defaced with 'hateful' graffiti: police". CBC News. May 1, 2020.

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