The Chinese Historical Society of America is located at 965 Clay Street in San Francisco, California. The museum facilities have a number of spaces that are considered multi-purpose in the lower and upper levels of the building that can be rented. There is enough room for two hundred people in the three spaces provided.
The three spaces on the upper level included the side galleries, main gallery and a Garden Court outside. The Learning Center which is the lower level has a four hundred square foot reception/performance space that can hold sixty people. The Society Museums spaces are available to rent for holding community meetings, workshops and special events.
The museum for the Chinese Historical Society of America is open from noon until five in the evening Tuesday through Friday. On Saturday the facility is open from eleven in the morning until five in the evening. The facility is closed on Holidays, Mondays and Sundays. There is no charge for the general public each month on the first Thursday; the museum members and children five and below get in free as well. All other times the cost of admission is $3 for adults, #2 for seniors and college students with proper identification. Those ages six to seventeen only pay $1 for admission.