Philadelphia Chinatown

Philadelphia Chinatown (HM1KNK)

Location: Philadelphia, PA 19107 Philadelphia County
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Country: United States of America
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N 39° 57.309', W 75° 9.301'

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Founded in the 1870s by Chinese immigrants, it is the only "Chinatown" in Pennsylvania. This unique neighborhood includes businesses and residences owned by, and serving, Chinese Americans. Here, Asian cultural traditions are preserved and ethnic identity perpetuated.
Year Placed2010
Placed ByPennsylvania Historical & Museum Commission
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Friday, May 22nd, 2015 at 10:03am PDT -07:00
Photo Credits: [1] CAROLYN MARTIENSSEN  
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 486759 N 4422790
Decimal Degrees39.95515000, -75.15501667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 57.309', W 75° 9.301'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 57' 18.54" N, 75° 9' 18.06" W
Driving DirectionsGoogle Maps
Area Code(s)215, 267, 484
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 922 Race St, Philadelphia PA 19107, US
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