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Museum of the Western Han Dynasty Mausoleum of the Nanyue King

No.867 Jiefang North Road, Yuexiu District, Guangzhou 510030, China
+86 20 3618 2920
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No.867 Jiefang North Road, Yuexiu District, Guangzhou 510030, China
+86 20 3618 2920
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Museum of the Western Han Dynasty is the right space to find the history of old china and the han dyansty.

Thank Gugan_Ilango
Reviewed 10 January 2018 via mobile

Wandered in to kill an hour and couldn’t leave. Historical gem quietly set amidst the bustling city. Eye opening insight to a past age and this tale of the discovery of the tomb is worth the modest entry fee alone. A must if you pass...More

Thank sharpo2
Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

Very nice museum to go to. Took the train to Yuexiu park. Take exit E and turn right. It’s a short 2 min walk from there. Admission fee is 12 rmb only. Some of the reviews are confusing! There are 2 things you can visit...More

Thank Qes78
Reviewed 22 December 2017

I was very surprised at how well done this site was. I was surprised at how recently this tomb was discovered The museum was actually really extensive and informative with plenty of artifacts. Information is bilingual in Chinese and English and shines a lot of...More

Thank esp160
Reviewed 15 December 2017 via mobile

The artifacts found on site are many, varied and impressive. It gives a little-known part of the history of South China. The explanations for the exhibits can be improved upon - garbled English. It would have been good if more information relating to that part...More

Thank WengKeeLeong
Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

Detailed history, artifacts ... explain how Eurasia was criss-crossed with communication routes and paths of maritime trades. Travelers along the Silk Roads were attracted not only by trade but also by the intellectual and cultural exchange that was taking place in cities along starting from...More

Thank sfbayareancalifornia
Reviewed 21 November 2017 via mobile

First part of the museum has some history - in English too, second part is the actual tomb and the third and nicest has the treasures they found there, including the exquisite jade burial suit. Take 1,5-2 hours. Nice lay out. 12 RMB

1  Thank MarijnHG
Reviewed 24 October 2017

Amazing discovery of this tomb of this king in Guangzhou. Relics, bones, life of this king opened up for the visitor to get a glimpse of life and death in ancient China. Very well displayed and explained to the visitor.. We loved exploring this site.

Thank AliceMinnesota
Reviewed 24 October 2017

This museum has numerous display items that came from ancient history, including but not limited to the mummy replicated based on history. There are so many individual ornaments so meticulously designed, which make you wonder how rich the individuals were before their death. The craftsmanship...More

Thank Leung L
Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

Interesting China History. Do follow the museum guide (free) and he will provide all the interesting facts, much better to explore on your own . The museum is right besides a metro station, very convenient and affordable entrance fee at 12rmb.

Thank Ang D
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