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Museum of Sino-japanese War

Liugong Island, Huancui District, Weihai 264200, China
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Excellent museum with a serious message

This a brilliant museum; well laid out with excellent dioramas, artwork and exhibits. The essential... read more

Reviewed 2 October 2017
Leeds, United Kingdom
Worth a visit

Fairly small museum and easy to navigate. This museum detailed the battle between China and Japan... read more

Reviewed 23 April 2017
Chicago, Illinois
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23 Apr 2017
“Worth a visit”
1 Oct 2017
“Excellent museum with a serious message”
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Liugong Island, Huancui District, Weihai 264200, China
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Reviewed 2 October 2017

This a brilliant museum; well laid out with excellent dioramas, artwork and exhibits. The essential message becomes obvious towards the end of the walk round when, after admitting how weak China was during the war in question, one comes across a scale model of the...More

Thank Fergus4774
Reviewed 23 April 2017

Fairly small museum and easy to navigate. This museum detailed the battle between China and Japan pre WWI and China lost. The consequences of this battle shaped the modern history in China. Anyone interested in Chinese modern history will find this museum very informative.

Thank FYL003
Reviewed 29 March 2016

Included on the itinerary of a two day trip to WeiHai. If you've been on a Chinese trip you'll understand the title! I read a little about the war before I went (Wikipedia) which was useful. A nice museum with lots of information, models and...More

Thank Douglas M
Reviewed 28 July 2015

My son and I visited this museum on a day trip from Dalian. We had previously visited war museums in Beijing (Wanping Fortress), Shenyang (9.18), Harbin (Unit 731), Changchun (Imperial Palace Museum), Lushun (East Crest Fortress & Warzhong Tomb), Shanghai (Battle of Shanghai) and Nanjing...More

Thank Andrew M
Reviewed 26 April 2015

Worth a visit, tells events from both sides of war and signs in English as well, on the Island and easy to get around

Thank David A
Reviewed 1 June 2014

Interesting Museum told from a Chinese point of view. Can not say too much about it as is not big and only takes about 1 hour to go through.

Thank Gary A
Reviewed 7 May 2013

Signs in English! quite interesting as it talks about the first sino-japanese war which most foreigners didn't know about. best thing on Liu Gong Island

Thank Gavin S
Reviewed 27 January 2012

Excellent scenes from China's history. It gives a good look at the Qing period and the northern navy.

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