Lecture: When China Ruled the Seas—Zheng He and the Treasure Fleet of the Dragon Throne

Photo by Chen Changfen

Presented by James Delgado, director of The Institute of Nautical Archaeology at Texas A&M University, this lecture is part of the Fabled Ming Fleets program and relates to highlights in the Arts of Asia and Arts of the Islamic World galleries at MFAH. Delgado focuses on a 15th century story of merging Arab and Chinese traditions through cross cultural connections.



MFAH Brown Auditorium Theater
1001 Bissonnet St.
Houston, TX 77005


Admission is free
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