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Guangxi Provincial Museum

Opens in 4 min: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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It's pretty tacky because there's an absurd amount of restaurants for a small area. The water is... read more

Reviewed 30 May 2018
Chicago, Illinois
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A very interesting musuem

We spent a few enjoyable hours here during our visit to Nanning and were impressed by the... read more

Reviewed 4 April 2018
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29 May 2018
4 Apr 2018
“A very interesting musuem”
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No.34 Minzu Avenue, Qingxiu District, Nanning 530022, China
+86 771 281 0907
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Reviewed 30 May 2018 via mobile

It's pretty tacky because there's an absurd amount of restaurants for a small area. The water is pretty dirty and the scenic areas are really small for a museum. I spent about twenty minutes here since there isn't a lot to see.

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank TableFolder
Reviewed 4 April 2018

We spent a few enjoyable hours here during our visit to Nanning and were impressed by the photography and bronze age exhibitions. Most of the exhibits are accompanied by an English translation. Its free to enter the museum and there is also a restaurant in...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed 14 January 2017

I think this place has been closed. All of the good exhibits have been moved out, The cultural garden beind it has some good examples of traditional architecure. If you can't makeit to the Nationalities Museum, this is a much easier and quicker trip. Oil...More

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank NanningAndy
Reviewed 16 February 2016 via mobile

Guangxi Provincial Museum gets down and dirty with the area’s history starting from over 40,000 years ago through a massive collection of some 50,000 relics. Included in the collection is pottery, bronze ware, literature, ceramics and clothing, much of it dating back over 200 years....More

Date of experience: February 2016
2  Thank saraworks
Reviewed 1 October 2015

i went there with friends.. we spent an hour inside the museum , nice place for learning local culture and life of chinese people , if you like reading , you shouldnt miss out this museum

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank at_thajak
Reviewed 28 October 2014

Not to be confused with the excellent Museum of Nationalities, which is outside the city, the Provincial Museum is in the centre of Nanning .It displays modern exhibits about the arts and history of Guangxi Province. The porcelain gallery is especially good, and the archaeology...More

Date of experience: September 2014
3  Thank Ornithos
Reviewed 21 March 2014 via mobile

I've always lived exploring museums everywhere I go, and nanning is no exception. Spread out over 3 expansive levels, the guangxi provincial museum contains loads and liads of exhibits about the dozen or so minority groups that inhabit guangxi province. Combine your visit here with...More

3  Thank Andrew_Alin
Reviewed 8 April 2013

It was a very relaxing, chilled museum, lots of china, paintings and exhibits to see, lovely set of photos as well! Don't get confused with other museum of culture! Nice gardens to walk around and bronze drums!

Date of experience: April 2013
2  Thank abcdef7654321
Reviewed 21 June 2012

The provincial museum highlights the 12 ethnic minorities in Guangxi and includes ancient reproductions of cave drawings, drums, brass gongs, typical scenes of weddings, clothing, musical instruments, hunting knives, bows and arrows, spears, and types of foods, agriculture, and culture. It is stored in a...More

Date of experience: May 2012
1  Thank joyfulicai
Reviewed 14 April 2012

Most of the outdoor attractions were under renovation at the time we visited in March 2012, however the museum showed an excellent display of the different minority groups in the Guangxi province. I was impressed by the quality, depth, and variety of the displays. The...More

Date of experience: March 2012
1  Thank sui5te
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