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Address: No.68 Guoxing Avenue, Qiongshan District, Haikou 570203, China
Name/address in local language
Phone Number: +86 898 6523 8880
08:30 - 17:00
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Sun - Sat 08:30 - 17:00

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Good exhibits of Chinese history

If you are a fan of Chinese calligraphy and pottery, then this museum is worth a visit. There is no entrance fee and it should take you around an hour to have a look around... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 23 August 2016
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

If you are a fan of Chinese calligraphy and pottery, then this museum is worth a visit. There is no entrance fee and it should take you around an hour to have a look around. Information in English accompanies all exhibits.

Thank Rajesh444
Singapore, Singapore
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2015

Do not be fool by some taxi drivers offering trip to this place without having to pay for entrance fees. They'll probably showed you nearby and view the statue from behind without going into the place.

Thank Daveliang
Perth, Australia
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3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2015

Visited the Museum and was most impressed with displays etc. Most had English translations and showed how Hainan Island is what it is today. You need your passport for entry. Well worth the visit.

Thank Robbieb1959
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2015

The museum enhance my awareness of history of Hainan island and different cultures of the early inhabitants. Allows me to appreciate the sights and sounds better when travelling around the island after. A good place to start for those interested in knowing more about the people of Hainan.

Thank Fangqi_A
Darwin, Australia
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 April 2014

Secure entry to the museum is maintained so you will need photo ID so have your passport handy. The exhibits are well laid out and very informative in particular educational on the various tribal, ethnic and religous cultures. There were some sections closed having new displays set up. You cannot go to Haikou without making the journey to the museum.... More 

3 Thank chrisnjack
Hong Kong, China
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 May 2013

The building and exhibits are nice. However, the Air Conditioning is insufficient. So we go to the vendor machine for a cold drink and found out the vendor machines are not properly maintained to provide cold drink but hot coke. The staffs at the shops are not helpful and the management should put some discipline there.

2 Thank alexlee711
Baltimore, Maryland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 July 2012

The design was excellent, and I liked the exhiibits

1 Thank tedrosenberg
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 June 2012

Modern, beautiful architecture, impressive building. Displays wonderfully creative and informative. i especially liked the history of the village life on Hainan.

Thank Ananda100
Tangerang, Indonesia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 April 2012

It displays the history of Hainan Island, from culture, architecture and art. Entrance Fee is Free No English tour available. It's remarkable architecture.

2 Thank Riou108
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 March 2012

The descriptions of pieces in the permanent exhibitions are minimalist but the docents are well educated. You will need to either speak Chinese or bring a translator.

2 Thank brucianna

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