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Nanjing Museum (Nanjing Bowuyuan)

No.321 Zhongshan East Road, Nanjing 210004, China
+86 25 8480 2119
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Quite stunning

Considering there is no fee to visit this museum, it's really stunning what you can discover. It is... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
The 1900's mini Town & Digital Space Wins it.

For something thats free this Museum is totally worth the visit, Theres so many things to see... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Nanjing, China
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No.321 Zhongshan East Road, Nanjing 210004, China
+86 25 8480 2119
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Considering there is no fee to visit this museum, it's really stunning what you can discover. It is a bit of a trek to get around as you need to get a free ticket from the visitor centre (for which you'll need a photo ID)...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

For something thats free this Museum is totally worth the visit, Theres so many things to see although abit of repetitive of similar things seems to be its draw back, so many scrolls that gets boring if your not a scroll or chinese handwriting junkee...More

Thank Shannon083
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Overall, a very well organized museum, thousands of items in one place, no entrance fee, but you need to carry a passport with you, otherwise they won't let you in, please consider wearing sport shoes, otherwise it may not be a comfortable experience at all,...More

Thank SQUALO85
Reviewed 11 August 2017

Pros: interesting displays of historical artefacts (was impressed by the Age of Empires exhibition and the collection of Qing dynasty furniture/ decorative objectives); good facilities; air-conditioned; explanations available in English. Cons: huge (I was here for nearly 2 hours but could barely finish visiting just...More

Thank YKitK
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Three hours and only got to see a fraction. Great section on art, and the history of the Jiangsu province through various dynasties. The historic part of the museum had much better English language exhibit descriptions available than the art part (though audio guides were...More

Thank Todd B
Reviewed 11 July 2017

huge places, but full of interesting stuff and stories of old dynasty. esp. when you see the real stuff just in front of you and you learned it when you are kid. something like transverse back to the old time. so wonderful and good memories....More

Thank annie_zhangyl
Reviewed 10 July 2017

We only had one day in Nanjing and spent part of it here. I wish we had one whole day for this museum - at least. It was a fascinating tour through ancient Chinese history, all in a throughly modern building. I wish we had...More

Thank Mark H
Reviewed 4 July 2017

Excellent museum. Very large, has several buildings. We had limited time, on Monday it is open only between 9 and 12. The day was very hot, that is so typical for Nanjing in summer, but in museum excellent air conditioning and it may be a...More

Thank Alexandre S
Reviewed 27 June 2017

You need to determine what you are doing here. This place is huge. If you go straight from the street to the old Chinese appearing building, you will enter the main museum. It starts with dinosaurs in Nanjing and works its way up from there....More

Thank Douglas T
Reviewed 15 June 2017

I love it! It's such a nice museum that's worth spending an entire day in it. It's beautifully designed and you can get some amazing chinese-styled sovenirs at the end with a pretty affordable price. I love the restaurant at the top floor. Enjoy a...More

Thank Cindy W
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