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Address: No.363 Shifu Road, Shenhe District, Shenyang, China
Phone Number: 024-22821903
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9:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Tue - Sun 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

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OK, the best thing is that it's FREE but you will need to show a photo ID to get a ticket, so bring your passport (you can probably talk them into giving you a ticket with your... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 8, 2015
Sam B
Noth Carolina
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Chicago, IL
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2015

with its 3 main areas of concentration: Calligraphy, Jade, and Porcelain. I have to say that the jade collection gave me a much better understanding of jade. The museum was free when we presented our passports, but I'm not sure if it's free always for everyone. We have been told that if the word "museum" is in an attraction's name,... More 

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Leuven, Belgium
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2015

It is a nice big building with 3 floors but on 1 floor was open for visit there was a temporary exposition about Napoleon to say it is a province museum there in not so much in formation about the province there are a lot o objects but noting about the history of the province and how it started and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2015

I was pretty impressed by the Liaoning Provincial Museum. It has three permanent exhibitions (Jade, Porcelain and Scripture) and when I was there it also had three temporary exhibitions. No lighters or sharp objects are allowed. Water is okay. Opening hours for the Liaoning Provincial Museum are 0900-1700 between April to October (last entry at 1600). Between November to March... More 

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Stephenville, Texas
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2015

Guys. The museum at this address is closed. It apparently has moved and is at least a 1.5 hour SUBWAY ride from old address. I would update the address but I don't speak Chinese. I will try and upload a photo of the sign I took at the old museum!!

Thank Jan R
Noth Carolina
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2015

OK, the best thing is that it's FREE but you will need to show a photo ID to get a ticket, so bring your passport (you can probably talk them into giving you a ticket with your driver's license also, if you don't have your passport). The exhibits were impressive but not all had English along with the Chinese. What... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

Large and diverse with well displayed artefacts get a taxi as parking is difficult if not use the bus in this busy square

1 Thank Bob F
Greenville, South Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

They have many traveling expositions plus local art. no admission fee. It is free. Take a cab. Shopping and Restaurants all around the Museum Plaza.

1 Thank Rodney M
Western Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2014

I especially like the carved jade and paintings sections. We also enjoyed the pre-history sections that trace from stone age, bronze age through to recent times. Very well done and informative. There are guides available if required. Really helped my understanding of Liaoning

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Hong Kong
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2012

I don't really understand how they can let it open with this kind of air quality, the smell is so strong that you feel like you're standing in a decoration site itself... The organization of the museum is good, they have five exhibition halls with different themes. Also it's a good place with very limited tourists if you want to... More 

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Hamilton, New Zealand
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2012

Wonderful paintings of northern horsemen and their lives on the steppes of Northern China. Important historical pieces recovered from funeral mounds and a possible missing link in the evolution chain displayed in the Museum.

Thank TeawaNZ

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