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Inner Mongolia Museum

No.27 Xinhua East Street, Xincheng District, Hohhot 010010, China
0471-4614000
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Ranked #1 of 50 Attractions in Hohhot
Type: Museums
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Beijing, China
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100 reviews 100 reviews
37 attraction reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

great museum, by the way is free, the part for dinos is the best part of the museum, the way the museum created the ambients for every single scheleton made the museum a unique way to see how he dinos would look like. the second floor is dedicate to the history (700 to 1300) of inner mongolia and the mongols... More

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Brisbane, Australia
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89 reviews 89 reviews
44 attraction reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

The building is amazing and inside are floors on inner Mongolia and a brilliant dinosaur collection. The space section was also fantastic plus free entry. Awesome.

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Beijing, China
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47 reviews 47 reviews
28 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

As a museum lover, this one was fantastic for several reasons--free entry (somewhat of a rarity in China), amazing cafeteria food (sadly or impressively, at this cafeteria, I had the best Mongolian food of my whole stay in Hohhot), super modern (the architecture and the little robots inside), and super interesting (particularly the dinosaur exhibit, the exhibits about Mongolian landscapes,... More

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Den Bosch, The Netherlands
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24 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2014

The Inner Mongolian Museum displays science and technology rather than cultural heritage which was not what we expected. If we had known we would have geven it a miss. On the other hand, there were a few spectacular sights from dinosaurs to space craft.

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Singapore
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148 reviews 148 reviews
63 attraction reviews
190 helpful votes 190 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2014

Travelling with your family? Then don't miss the Inner Mongolia Museum for one of the best dinosaur exhibits you've ever seen complete with videos, skeletons, environmental recreations, the works! Level 3 & 4's exhibitions on Mongolian culture and gold also not to be missed. Unfortunately, a poor selection of books in English in the book shop, and unless you're looking... More

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Burlington, Vermont
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31 reviews 31 reviews
17 attraction reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 10, 2013

I quite liked it. Plus, free is great! I went a couple of weeks ago so it was definately the "off season", and it seemed like a lot of the restaurants and tea areas were closed. However, the exhibits were really cool, and there were very few people there. I loved the Mongolian exhibit that showed the clothes, etc. I... More

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Beijing, China
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14 attraction reviews
152 helpful votes 152 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2013

Pleasantly surprised by this museum. Entry is free. The modern building is absolutely enormous and must have cost a fortune. English language captions were sometimes prone to rather charming quirks of translation, but generally of an unusually high standard for a provincial Chinese museum. A series of galleries over several floors covers everything from Inner Mongolia's diverse range of ethnic... More

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Kaohsiung, Taiwan
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2013

It's Free! The narrators very professional. very worth to visit it, it help you to understand the history of Inner Mongolia and culture.

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Top Contributor
87 reviews 87 reviews
38 attraction reviews
37 helpful votes 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 16, 2013

A varied museum with immense dinosaur displays, interesting sections on astronauts and mining in inner mongolia and a bunch of sections on mongolians and other tribal cultures. Well worth it.

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Saigon
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19 reviews 19 reviews
4 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2013

The museum shows the various animals, natural resources and Inner Mongolias development such as the space industry, overall it was very interesting and really woth the visit.

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