Cultural Center

wah lum cultural center logoWAH LUM®


華 林 派 文 物 館

Preserving Wah Lum history, sharing traditions, education of the Chinese culture




WLCCTo educate the community about Chinese cultures and traditions, helping shape the future by preserving our heritage, discovering new knowledge, and sharing our rare artifacts and Wah Lum® resources with the world.

About the WLCC

As a steward of the Chinese culture, the Wah Lum Cultural Center’s work helps to build bridges of mutual respect and understanding of the diversity of Chinese cultures and traditions.

There are various opportunities to discover and experience tradition at the WLCC.

Explore our fascinating Gallery and Exhibits

Interior of the great hall of the Wah Lum Cultural Center.
Interior of the great hall of the WLCC.
  • Film Screenings: Curated by award-winning director Mimi Chan


  • Learn Chinese calligraphy and language


  • History of martial arts
  • Chinese fables
  • Chinese weaponry
  • Wah Lum history and philosophy


  • Experience traditional Chinese cooking
  • Taste and sample Chinese desserts
  • Learn and enjoy the benefits of Chinese teas


Gallery Hours

  • M-F 3:00pm – 6:00pm

  • Sat 10:00am – 12:00pm

Rental Availability 

Wah Lum Cultural Center Theater
WLCC Theater

Looking to host a meeting, birthday party, private screening, or special event? WLCC is available for event rentals. Please contact for more information.

Tea Time at the WLCC!

Get Involved

There are many ways you can get involved and support the mission of the WLCC.  Join us in inspiring knowledge and discovery!  Your generosity enables the WLCC to educate, inspire, and build a community.  With your help, we can expose visitors of all ages to the Chinese culture and the history of Wah Lum®.

General Admission

  • $15 donation for ages 10 years old and older
  • FREE for Museum Members
  • Lectures: $10-$20
  • Film Screenings: $10
  • Special Events and Workshops: $20-$30


Sponsorship Opportunities

Annual Membership Levels

WLCC Patron: minimum donation $1500

    • Annual Gold Membership for a year plus:
      • Name on gratitude wall in Cultural Center
      • Special guided tour through the gallery
      • Annual invitation to culinary presentation/tasting
      • Anonymous sponsorship is also welcome
  • Greater sponsorship opportunities for dedications available upon request

WLCC Gold Member: minimum donation $300

    • Benefits of WLCC Silver membership, plus:
  • A complimentary book
  • Recognition in the online website and social media sites
  • An invitation to a private lecture by a distinguished expert, Sifu, or Grandmaster Chan
  • 10 FREE Special Events per year

WLCC Silver Member: minimum donation $50

  • Free admission to the Museum, including unlimited admission to the Museum’s galleries
  • 3 FREE movies per year
  • First to know and sign up for exclusive screenings, lectures, seminars, and workshops
  • Special Discounts and coupons for Events

Gold Members

  • Wah Lum of Malden
  • Wah Lum of Methuen
  • Wah Lum of Concord
  • Bob Rosen – Wah Lum of Boston
  • A LM Budget Pharmacy and Compounding Center
  • Jeremiah Batten
  • Anna Batten
  • David Leone
  • Judy Chieng
  • Peter Ng
  • Nguyen Family
  • Jeremy Rose
  • Eric Ortiz and Family

General Admission

  • $5 donation for ages 10 years old and older
  • FREE for Museum Members
  • Lectures: $10-$20
  • Film Screenings: $5-$10
  • Special Events and Workshops: $10-$30