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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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  • Excellent47%
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  • Average9%
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No.867 Jiefang North Road, Yuexiu District, Guangzhou 510030, China
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"jade burial suit"
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"excavation site"
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"silk thread"
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"musical instruments"
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"video presentation"
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"separate building"
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"ancient china"
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"exhibition hall"
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"yuexiu park"
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"translated into english"
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"jade pieces"
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"an eye opener"
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"english signage"
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"admission fee"
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"on display"
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"history lovers"
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Have been to this museum twice. Great collection of Chinese culture and ancestry relics. learned a lot.Nice shop at end.

Thank johncI5502PX
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It must have been the find of a lifetime when construction workers discovered this tomb. What an amazing story and incredible display of artifacts and relics. You only pay RMB12 to get in and it is well worth the trip.

Thank Roddy P
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Reviewed 6 March 2018

This was a great and interesting place to visit. The tomb and The items found in the items found in the tomb are on the 3rd floor. I really enjoyed the various displays. It is possible to watch a video about the findings and a...More

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Reviewed 4 March 2018

Not unearthed until the mid 1970's this museum is built on location where the tomb was found during a construction project. this part of Guangdong was not incorporated into the Han dynasty and was its own independent kingdom. There is an enormous variety of jade...More

Thank Matt T
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Reviewed 21 February 2018 via mobile

This museum is easily accessible by train, getting off at Xuexiu station, then a 5 minute walk, heading past the China Hotel and then the seven-11 convenience store, then a little further! Entry 10 RMB. About half the exhibits have an English transcript, and brochures...More

Thank Mark P
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Reviewed 20 February 2018

Had an excellent time here. There’s tonne of things to learn and look at, the displays are brilliant and the items on show are incredible to see. The actual tomb is fantastic to walk through, and you can spend hours inside and outside the building....More

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Reviewed 30 January 2018

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

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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
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Reviewed 30 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

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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
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