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Xiamen Piano Museum

No.7 Ganghou Road, Siming District, Xiamen 361002, China
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Ranked #4 of 197 Attractions in Xiamen
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Specialty Museums
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Bangkok, Bangkok, Thailand
4 reviews 4 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 4, 2014

There're so many kinds of piano that are very hard to see. (Rare) Don't miss the piano show (a few of them)

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Xiamen, China
3 reviews 3 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

Just so you know, it's the biggest (if not the only) organ and piano museum in the world! The view is fantastic, i highly recomment to visit, the pictures taken from the there are amazing - the sea, the coast of Xiamen, the boats... recommended!

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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2014

Many interesting pianos, but be prepared to "climb the mountain" to get to it. 30-rmb gets you in the door and then a bit of a hike up the side of a hill...a difficult feat in the hot Xiamen sun. At the entrance you'll hear a player piano...after that, no ambiance. Enjoyable however.

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Houston, Texas
15 reviews 15 reviews
10 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

Quite a collection of a large range of pianos. Beautiful setting. Interesting info on Gulangyu natives who were musicians.

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Pasig, Philippines
17 reviews 17 reviews
15 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2014

Seeing the first piano upon entering the museum. Our tour guide was corrected by a german tourist for she definitely didnot know the name of the piano in german.over all worth visiting when youre in xiamen

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Halifax, Canada
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19 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2014

I am a piano player, so it is inconceivable that I would not love a collection of pianos like this. There was signage in Mandarin and English on just about everything. My only criticism would be the inability to take pictures and the absence of a gift shop where you could buy something that had pictures of these pianos. There... More

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Hong Kong, China
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34 reviews 34 reviews
19 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 4, 2014

Strange pianos are shown, interesting to people who loves piano. One of the piano is L-shaped, some pianos are very old.

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Alor Star
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30 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2013

This is a very special and rare museum not found in other parts of the world.It is the largest piano museum in Asia donated by the Australian Chinese Mr Hu Youyi. There are over 100 pianos from the U.K., France, the U.S., Germany, Austria, and Australia, as well as over 100 priceless piano lamps. There are 2 display halls. Not... More

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Nishinomiya, Japan
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2013

On Gulangyu Island. Entrance fee is 30 RMB Piano Museum is part of the Shuzhuang Garden on GuLangYu Island. Some really neat pianos can be viewed. Baumgardt, Bosendorfer, Broadwood, Collard, Steinway.. some names you have never seen before. Lots of great examples of uprights, squares, grands and some specialty pianos. There is a recital performance on one of these old... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2013

Gulangyu is know not only as a walking only island, but the fondness of all its population for Piano. In this Mesuem house the so many antique piano collection. This will be a fantastic journey especially if you are a like to play the piano. The brands and style of piano that I saw only for the first time all... More

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