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Museums, Art Galleries & Historical Sites

The National Museum of China

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The National Museum of China

The National Museum of China is on the eastern side of Tiananmen Square in Beijing, China and is one of the leading Museums in China. The museum’s mission is to provide education about the arts and history of China. It is one of the largest museums in the world.

Among the many historical, cultural and specimen objects in The National Museum of China the following are highlights:

To help you better appreciate The National Museum of China, the following guides will be helpful:

The National Museum of China

  • Name:              The National Museum of China
  • City:                  Beijing
  • Inaugurated:     2003
  • Collection:        1 million objects
  • Type:                 Art Museum, History Museum
  • Location:           Tian’anmen East, Beijing, China

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Photo Credit: By HBarrison (Beijing_2011 05 21_046) [CC BY-SA 2.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.0)], via Wikimedia Commons