The Manilatown Heritage Foundation produces a variety of free family-friendly programming at the International Hotel Manilatown Center. As a multipurpose gallery and presentation space that honors the I-Hotel Eviction and Historic Manilatown legacy we are both a museum about this legacy and a home for a variety of present day multi-generational creative voices in the areas of visual art, performance art, education and advocacy. 

Club Mandalay
I-Hotel Speaks
International Hotel Historical Tours
Kommunity Kulintang

Summer Solstice Celebration
Urban Women’s Retreat
We Are America: Resistance & Resilience

Club Mandalay
Friday, June 16th at 7:30pm
R&B Dance Party with Spontaneous Collective


I-Hotel Speaks
Friday, May 26th at 6pm
“We Are America” Exhibit Closing Reception 

Upcoming I-Hotel Speaks Presenters:
June 2nd:
Emil DeGuzman Presentation:
1920 – 1940, the Great Depression and the
Survival of the First Wave of Filipinos
Featured Visual Exhibit: Tony Remington
June 16th:
Club Mandalay
R&B Dance Party with Spontaneous Collective
Featured Visual Exhibit: Tony Remington
Featured Culinary Artist: I-Hotel Bakes

For more information please contact us at

International Hotel Historical Tours
By Appointment

tourwebDiscover the mystery of San Francisco’s forgotten neighborhood, Manilatown. Witness the merging of time, the past to the present history of San Francisco’s International Hotel. Visit a Filipino arts and culture center in San Francisco. Share in the history of San Francisco’s “rich” history. Manilatown Heritage Foundation offers tours for K-12 students, college, adults, and everyone. Bring your class, student group, organization, club and friends to experience the complex history of Manilatown and the International Hotel. $5 donation per person.

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Kommunity Kulintang

Friday, June 23rd at 6pm

Please join the Kapwa kulintang ensemble every 4th Friday for drop-in kulintang music workshops.
Kulintang is the pre-colonial indigenous gong tradition of the Southern Philippines. All levels are welcome!

Summer Solstice Sunset Celebration
Wednesday, June 21st at 6pm

A Summer Solstice Sunset Celebration to end the longest day of the year in Gratitude and Grace.
$20 pre-registered and $22 at the door
50% of proceeds donated to the Manilatown Heritage Foundation

Urban Women’s Retreat
Sunday, June 25th at 9am

If you’re called to or in the midst of developing your greatest works and could use support, nourishment, vision, sanctuary and community, please come!
$97 pre-registered and $111 at the door
10% of proceeds will be donated to the Manilatown Heritage Foundation


 We Are America: Resistance & Resilience
100 Years of Filipinos in U.S. History, 1890-1990
April 6th – May 28th
Closing Reception: Friday, May 26th 6pm

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