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Chinatown Archways

Many Chinatowns have an archway that serves to mark its physical space and to welcome visitors. Here are the archways featured in Chinatownology.

As usual, this is a work in progress list and more will be added.

We now have 16 archways in 11 countries.

 

archway in bangkok chinatown archway in kobe chinatown archway in kuala lumpur chinatown
Flag of ThailandBangkok Chinatown
Thailand
Flag of JapanKobe Chinatown,
Japan
Flag of MalaysiaKuala Lumpur Chinatown, Malaysia
archway in london chinatown archway in manchester chinatown archway in manila chinatown
Flag of United KingdomLondon Chinatown,
UK
Flag of United KingdomManchester Chinatown,
UK
Flag of PhilippinesManila Chinatown,
Philippines
archway in montreal chinatown archway in san francisco chinatown archway in singapore chinatown
Flag of CanadaMontreal Chinatown,
Canada
usa flagSan Francisco Chinatown,
USA
singapore flagSingapore Chinatown,
Singapore
archway in washington dc chinatown archway in yokohama chinatown
usa flagWashington Chinatown,
USA
Flag of JapanYokohama Chinatown,
Japan
Flag of MalaysiaMalacca Chinatown
Malaysia
liverpool chinatown archway hague chinatown
Antwerp Chinatown, Belgium Flag of United KingdomLiverpool Chinatown, UK Flag of NetherlandsHague Chinatown,
Netherlands
 
Buenos Aires Chinatown, Argentina
Flag of IndonesiaJakarta Chinatown,
Indonesia


Click here to see results of 2009 archway poll. Which was the favourite archway in 2009?

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