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Ningbo Museum

No.1000 Shounam Middle Road, Ningbo, China
+86 574 8281 5555
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So awesome to learn so much about the ancient civilizations in the area.

I had to pay extra for a device to speak in English about the artifacts and exhibits. However, they... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Analeigh V
Excellent Architecture and Museum exhibition

Came for the architecture, stayed for the exhibition. I enjoyed viewing the diaromas and various... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
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No.1000 Shounam Middle Road, Ningbo, China
+86 574 8281 5555

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had to pay extra for a device to speak in English about the artifacts and exhibits. However, they had the plaques in Mandarin as well as in English.

Thank Analeigh V
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Came for the architecture, stayed for the exhibition. I enjoyed viewing the diaromas and various exhibits as I went through 7,000 years of history. One thing I have to say though, is that while getting a taxi to get here was easy - finding a...More

Thank simalem
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Entrance is free. So enjoy. Not the Shanghai museum but has the history of Ningbo and its occupation by foreign powers. Some authentic uniforms and other items. Also shows the Chinese culture. 2nd floor also had some art. 3rd floor was the most interesting for...More

Thank Marius L
Reviewed 10 August 2017

The architecture is very special, use some old stuff. There are many local historical objects on display.

Thank rodjin
Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

Went there unplanned, on the way driving from the lake to the Tinyian square. What a pleasant surprise!the place is oozing with local history and if you want to know what was ancient China in the Ningbo region be b prepared to read the history...More

1  Thank excess5
Reviewed 19 May 2017

Firstly, I was attracted to visit this museum was because of its outer look, something very unique for me. And it turned out as a great museum with huge collections. They have few floors with different theme each, from the old times to the contemporary....More

1  Thank DianArianie
Reviewed 13 May 2017

The building has been made by recycling the building materials from the housing that was on the site prior to the Museum making it architectural interesting. Inside the exhibits are well maintained, however, we have visited several times throughout the past year and they have...More

Thank Liz S
Reviewed 17 January 2017

Nice place to visit when in Ningbo. Multiple floors from art to history, all very well presented. Parking is available underground or if a light day you can park anywhere around the Museum. Guards are pretty strict as far as leaning on the walls....hehe. Gift...More

1  Thank Richitikitavi
Reviewed 8 January 2017

Most recent Chinese architectures are designed by Western architects using shinning and sleek material. This museum is build by discarded tiles, bricks, and enameled pieces designed by native Chinese Architect Wang Shu whom won Pritzker Architecture Prize 2012 for it. It reflect the Chinese spirit...More

3  Thank joycesin
Reviewed 20 December 2016

A very large and architecturally beautiful museum, contains several galleries that highlight different theme of cultural artifacts. A good place to soak on the historical culture of Ningbo.

Thank Awang Ku M
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