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Address: Bada Mountain Area, Yanqing County 102102, China
Phone Number: 010-69121630
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9:07 am - 4:33 pm
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Visit, it is very interesting

Great place for history! I recommend coming before you see the wall in order to understand the whole history.

5 of 5 starsReviewed September 14, 2015
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Melbourne, Australia
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Melbourne, Australia
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26 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2015

Great place for history! I recommend coming before you see the wall in order to understand the whole history.

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New York
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5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2015

My friends and I hired a guide to bring us through the museum. She spoke English, and everything she said seemed very rehearsed, but she was very enthusiastic. I would definitely visit the museum before trekking up the Great Wall. The museum is air conditioned and has the cleaned bathrooms. It is also very informational to learn about the history... More 

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Devonport, Australia
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116 reviews
81 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2015

It was full of school kids like every attraction we went to in China. But the museum was clean, bright and had lots of info about the wall. The museum is included in the price of your ticket to the Great wall.

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Thank Rachel7310
London, United Kingdom
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53 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2015

A must do after the Great Wall experience ! No entrance fee, and all information available in English !

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Thank AdventuresOfZolee
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27 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2014

Typical in China, the vendors are relentless. They expect to haggle and they are AGGRESSIVE. I just walked out. They would not even give me time to think and browse. If you like to barter, our guide recommended cutting their price in half and going up from that. Good luck. I just could not take the stress...not fun to me!

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Thank Roni M
Busan, South Korea
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170 reviews
53 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 119 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2013

This museum is FREE and most of the signs are in English as well as Chinese. It's got lots of beautiful pictures of the wall, too.

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Thank Shannon S
Newport Wales
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144 reviews
42 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 79 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2012

We were looking forward to visiting the museum but it was closed - our guide told us that it is closed every day now for some reason. Real shame

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