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T.r. l wrote a review Mar 2017
I went to chinatown with aunties. I was looking for chinese chess mate. Our trip finally end to the chinese cultural centre. There were an event. I did try to ad on my wall. I couldn't get there after to give them the pictures I took. Hope I can do it here. :@
Date of experience: March 2017
AbbyDoo12 wrote a review Jul 2016
Dubai, United Arab Emirates235 contributions67 helpful votes
Good place to spend a few hours while walking near the riverfront in Calgary. We stayed 2 minutes away from the place so was the first thing that we visited while in Calgary.
Date of experience: May 2016
bsorge wrote a review Jul 2016
West Palm Beach, Florida891 contributions252 helpful votes
Very small museum that has as much to show on the outside as inside. I have been to many museums in China that are very extensive with pottery and prints so I am a bit spoiled.
Date of experience: July 2016
dragon789wv wrote a review Oct 2015
Agoura Hills, California5591 contributions266 helpful votes
This is a great place to learn a bit of history about Chinese, exhibits, with some emphasis on the Chinese in Calgary. The museum is not big, but it contains a very good synopsis of Chinese history and artifacts. Exhibits include a sample replica of the Xian terra-cotta soldiers, horses, and carriage. model of earliest Seismography, first earthquake detector back in 132AD; Tapestry of 4 great inventions of China - Paper making, printing gunpowder, and Magnetic Compass; Emperor and Empress Robes; and my favorite -- magnificent art piece all made by bird’s feathers of (2) Roaring Tigers. All in all, very beautiful exhibit, and the very nice and friendly curator spent time with us, explaining some of the backgrounds of the pieces.…
Date of experience: September 2015
Vanessa P - Jaywalking around Town wrote a review Jun 2015
Calgary, Canada1066 contributions482 helpful votes
The place has beautiful chinese prints on the wall. It is a great place to see some pieces of the Chinese art.
Date of experience: March 2015