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Beijing Capital Museum

No.16 Fuxingmenwai Main Street, Xicheng District, Beijing 100045, China
+86 10 6337 0491
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I've been here, China has a rich culture and history. You can see a lot of things that made before... read more

Reviewed 19 January 2017
Steven W
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Ende, Indonesia
Excellent

This is a world class museum with plenty to see. If you want to get a taste of history, this is a... read more

Reviewed 7 January 2017
BenDRL
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Oakland, CA
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Fantastic building filled with exhibitions and amazing displays. 5 floors of unique Chinese art not to be missed.
  • Excellent53%
  • Very good35%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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No.16 Fuxingmenwai Main Street, Xicheng District, Beijing 100045, China
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Reviewed 19 January 2017

I've been here, China has a rich culture and history. You can see a lot of things that made before this century. If you like history you must come here. every weeks, there always new exhibition about it's collections

Thank Steven W
Reviewed 7 January 2017

This is a world class museum with plenty to see. If you want to get a taste of history, this is a great place to go.

Thank BenDRL
Reviewed 1 January 2017

Very modern museum. Second best in China. You can easily spend 2 hours when visit west of Beijing. I've been there more than 5 times and still enjoy every single visit

1  Thank Ronyra
Reviewed 8 December 2016

Although a bit dry for those not inclined towards architecture, this will be the highlight of any museum visit in Beijing for those who are... Incredibly well thought, well designed and altogether fascinating...

Thank Luc A
Reviewed 19 November 2016

This is a great place to spend a few hours and learn about the history of Beijing. We started on the top floor and worked our way down. They have an amazing collection of historical artifacts. The building is massive with great architectural features. It’s...More

3  Thank Richard H
Reviewed 16 November 2016 via mobile

Enormous museum with historical exhibitions as well as temporary changing exhibitions. Learn about the history of Chinese empires and the history of Beijing.

Thank Delene v
Reviewed 15 November 2016

The massive and interesting museum building stands just a few minutes on foot from Muxidi Metro Station on line 1. It is open every day except Mondays from 9 to 5. Entry is free of charge. The permanent and temporary collections are stunning, nicely displayed...More

2  Thank Seasondtraveller
Reviewed 12 November 2016

Celebrating its 35th year, this landmark edifice has a varied and fascinating permanent collection. Temporary exhibitions are also staged and the Capital Cities of the Yuan Dynasty was in progress at our visit. The design is impressive with both a gigantic cube and cylinder hosting...More

1  Thank permia
Reviewed 3 November 2016

Capital Museum is less than ten years old, and it is housed in a completely striking building, handily near Muxidi subway station. So far admission is free, and there are twice five floors of exhibits and exhibitions relating to Beijing and its historical Development. The...More

Thank Clem O
Reviewed 31 October 2016 via mobile

A large, modern and well-designed museum. It is just about 5 minutes' walk from the nearest subway station. Very easy to find. Entrance is free. Except for elders over 65, others better make reservation beforehand to avoid disappointment. This is not the national museum, but...More

Thank Yan C
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