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Museum of the Western Han Dynasty Mausoleum of the Nanyue King

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Reviewed 2 days ago

We went here at a day they did not charge entrance fees. Cool! What the museum offered was a lot cooler. There was so much to see! Glad that we went to this place.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank coriks65
Reviewed 5 days ago

A great morning for the family, learning a bit of history.Cost was about NZ$5. Centrally located, got there by taxi.Worth a visit.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank F1yrod
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great historical place to visit. Not very big, but trees and architecture are wonderful. There're a lot of interesting stuff in the museums, but no English description. On the weekends there maybe crowds of people (like everywhere in China)

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank daria_miro
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I went there by subway and tried to learn some history and cultural at Han Dynasty. The museum is not so big, but easy to know the living of that time, since we can enter and visit the tomb, and better follow some interpreter, who...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank whitej_11
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a interesting museum as the Mausoleum and the tomb area, which were very well excavated and preserved, gave us an insight into the life of people from West Han Dynasty. The tomb area were discovered by chance and the items uncovered were well...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a display of the contents of the tomb of an ancient king. The objects in and of themselves are not all that interesting, but in their entirety create a portrait of a society obsessed with death in which no sacrifice was too great...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank TheloniousRinpoche
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Visited the Mausoleum today and was fascinated in the way the tomb of the second Nanyue King Zhao Mo’s tomb was discovered, excavated and created into a museum. The excavation place is well maintained but be careful you don’t bump your head especially if you...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank munird2014
Reviewed 16 December 2018 via mobile

The tomb of this King was first discovered in early 1980s. An interesting place to see the actual site of the burial grounds and the various burial items that accompanied this King.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Chinsfurrie
Reviewed 5 December 2018 via mobile

The biggest and only painted stone chamber tomb of Zhao Mo who was the second king of Nanyue Kingdom. This vast tomb was discovered in 1983 during an excavation for construction of new buildings. Now, it becomes a must see for museum tour in Guangzhou.

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank TourGuide-Guangzhou
Reviewed 30 October 2018 via mobile

We went to the museum mainly because it was in walking distance from our hotel. We were pleasantly surprised as it was really interesting and well done. A Han dynasty burial tomb was unearthed during the construction of a modern hotel. They redirected construction to...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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