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Qingdao Beer Museum

Address: No.56 Dengzhou Road, Shibei District, Qingdao 266023, China
Phone Number: 0532-83833437
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Ranked #3 of 283 things to do in Qingdao
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Museums
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Type: Museums
Sun - Sat 8:30 am - 4:30 pm

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Miami, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2015 NEW

It's a quite interesting museum, I would recommend taking a foreign language guide which is only 50rmb, the entrance is 50 rmb as well but it includes access to both exhibitis A and B, here you will learn about the history of the iconic beer of China. It's a good place to spend free time, it's located in a weird... More 

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Chengdu, China
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144 attraction reviews
155 helpful votes 155 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 22, 2015 via mobile

Think of beer, think of China, you get Tsingtao. Started by German colonials in1903, stolen by the Japanese and returned to China after the war. This is a true success story, with a interesting heritage. If you have an interest in brewing, industrial architecture or just beer you will enjoy this. From the colonial buildings, to the oldest surviving Siemens... More 

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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3 attraction reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2015

One of the successful corporate from China with strong brand name and quality products. The museum provides good knowledge about beer manufacturing process and to taste the raw beer.

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Sydney, Australia
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3 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 17, 2015

A visit to Qingdao, the beer capital of Asia, would not be complete without visiting the beer museum.The original brewery turned into a museum, with a great story on the history and evolution of the famous brand. a great way to spend an hour or two.. Qingdao also plays host to the International Beer Festival for 2 weeks every August.

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Brisbane, Australia
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15 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2015

Styla the concierge from our hotel gave his time off to accompany us in our hire car to show us around Qingdao. On the mention of Tsingtao Beer he told us the beer's origin is from Qingdao which amazed my husband. He does not drink beer but was delight to visit the museum/factory. It was very interesting to learn about... More 

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Taipei, Taiwan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

"Tsingtao Beer” is a world famous Chinese brand of beer. It is from Qingdao, with a German heritage. German settlers in 1903 founded the beer, “Tsingtao” is the old spelling of “Qingdao”. The Museum derived from the oldest beer factory. The exhibitions contain three parts: (1) history of Tsingtao Beer. (2) the way how beer is made, (3) current brew... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014

Must visit in Qingdao, to see the history of Qingdao Beer, and taste the super smooth beer brought into China by the Germans. Very interactive and fun museum, with nice architecture and interest exhibits.

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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014

It's hard to believe that the Germans "settled" Qingdao for close to two decades at the beginning of the 20th century. Arguable the greatest legacy left by the Germans is the Tsing Tao brewery, first built back in 1903 and China's world renowned beverage company. There are many great photo ops in and around the brewery including some of the... More 

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

good history sharing and the rise of Qingdao Beer. Should able to provide more english speaking tour guide.

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Qingdao, China
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21 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2014

This is a very interesting tour. I would suggest anyone going should take a quick look at the history of Shandong and Qingdao before going. The price of admission is under $10 USD, the price of an English speaking guide is about $10.00. If you're a senior, there's a discount. A guide isn't required, and most exhibits have information in... More 

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