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Nanjing City Museum

No.4 Chaotiangong, Baixia District, Nanjing, China
+86 25 8446 6460
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A bonus treat inside the Chaotian complex

Located within the Chaotian palace. This is one of the museum inside a museum.While not as... read more

Reviewed December 26, 2017
NinoLeeZhongPing
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Makati, Philippines
Hidden gem brings history of city alive

This Museum is actually housed in the Chaotian temple complex where there are a number of separate... read more

Reviewed August 16, 2017
ptseng
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Sydney
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No.4 Chaotiangong, Baixia District, Nanjing, China
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Reviewed December 26, 2017

Located within the Chaotian palace. This is one of the museum inside a museum.While not as fantastic as the National Museum in Beijing, this one is a treat to a history buff. Showcases historical artifacts from the beginning to the modern time. Good experience for...More

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Reviewed August 16, 2017

This Museum is actually housed in the Chaotian temple complex where there are a number of separate temples in a large ground. When I first got there at the entrance of the temple I thought I was in the wrong place, as I could not...More

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Reviewed July 20, 2017 via mobile

I visited Nanjing City Museum on holidays. The museum was crowded but it provided great exhibitions. I think that this museum is a must visit. It's near to the metro station and Nanjing university of agriculture.

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Reviewed March 15, 2017 via mobile

Entrance fee: free (as long as you bring the passport) There are lot to be seen inside, from dinosaurs era, China kingdom artifacts, till replica of China old town. It's big and organized. My favorite is the replica of China old town, they make it...More

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Reviewed January 30, 2017

We have come to the conclusion, that, if, you have seen one museum in City, you have seen them all in China. Not as big as the Beijing museum but still huge. It has about six halls that start from prehistoric era till the late...More

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Reviewed November 25, 2016

If you wish to know about the the chinese civilization and culture, then you must visit this place. The artefacts in this museum are a source for colossal knowledge for generations to come.

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Reviewed November 5, 2016

I spent 1-2 hours looking around this wonderful museum which told me a great deal of useful information on Chinese civilization. Well worth a visit.

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Reviewed September 16, 2016

Best place to learn for Chinese culture and history of Nanjing city. Better to be with some chinese people or guide to learn about all the monuments

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Reviewed September 2, 2015

We visited here to see an exhibition of Han/Ming/Qing/more jewellery and silken clothing that my partner was most satisfied by. We didn't pay the extra fee to see the 'special exhibit' in the central hall and weren't sure what exactly was inside. I spent an...More

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Reviewed August 5, 2015

Not to be confused with the Nanjing Museum. This is a different one. Set in Chaotian Palace with many displays of artifacts, from fossils and tools, to bronze, porcelain, jades and silk. There were so much to look at, we spent hours there. A good...More

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