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Guangzhou Museum

Yuexiu Hill, Guangzhou 510500, China
+86 20 8355 0627
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Perched on top of Yuexiu Hill, this five-story tower (also known as the Five-Story Pagoda) was built by Zhu Liangzu, one of the rulers of the Ming Dynasty (1368-1644) in testimony of his power.
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  • Poor2%
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Yuexiu Hill, Guangzhou 510500, China
+86 20 8355 0627
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This delightful Museum provides many insights into the reasons behind Guangzhou's (and China's) socio-economic development!! It is located in an interesting, Historical 5 level pagoda-- Zhenhai Tower... which is in the large Yuexiu Park.... There are many artefacts which help tell the "fascinating story"!! In...More

Thank smdoctoroff
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

Many very interesting exhibits that provide a lot of Guangzhou's history. Located within a large park with beautiful scenery.

Thank Kaycee4Fun
Reviewed 18 July 2017

This Museum is giving you a good insight of the development of the city. A wealthy history with a big future.

Thank Ferry J
Reviewed 14 May 2017

This simple museum has some interesting artefacts however is pretty simple. I liked the museum because it gave me a better understanding of Guangzhou's relationship with the world and its distance from Beijing. It seems that Guangzhou’s lack of influence on central government is reciprocated...More

Thank Mangakura
Reviewed 7 April 2017

This museum is small and not a must see but the building is beautiful and it is nice if you are in Yuexiu Park and have some extra time. The exhibits are decent but it is nowhere near the quality or size of the Guangdong...More

Thank Calvin C
Reviewed 12 February 2017

Guanzhou Museum, formerly known as Zhenhai Tower, is located in the Yuexiu Park. I’d classify its collection as very good. Had I not visited museums in Beijing and Shanghai, I would have rated it as excellent. I essentially took photos of about 90 percent of...More

1  Thank KodoDrummer
Reviewed 26 January 2017 via mobile

I was there for Business and everytime I m in town I never miss to visit the Guangzhou Museum as they have great display of different centuries. So detailed exhibition with fine contemporary art. If you follow my style then my free days are packed...More

Thank Lee8811
Reviewed 28 December 2016

Admission fee is low at CNY 10. Exhibition is interesting though not much. Worth going if walk pass. The building itself is very famous though.

1  Thank CailingTang
Reviewed 1 December 2016

Come out of exit B1 of YueXiu Park Metro Station and turn left and the main entrance to the park is about 100 metres. If you feel energetic walk up the hill or like us after a dim sum lunch at the Li Yuan Restaurant,...More

2  Thank Douglas M
Reviewed 12 September 2016

First of all Yuexiu park is huge. Don't make the mistake I made by entering without grabbing a map or at least taking a picture of the maps posted. After visiting the 5 Ram Statue and wondering around lost for a while I found the...More

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