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Beijing Ancient Coin Museum

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Not worth the trouble of finding the place

I really wanted to visit this museum and I tried to find it for over an hour. The directions seemed... read more

Reviewed May 28, 2016
Daniel A
Beijing, China
Worth a visit if you're in the area.

It's a 600 meter walk (10min) from exit A of the Jishuitan metro station on line 2. The museum is... read more

Reviewed January 9, 2016
Beijing, China
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Nov 7, 2017
“Deplorable behaviour”
May 28, 2016
“Not worth the trouble of finding the place”
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Reviewed November 7, 2017

Although the museum itself is nice and has a good presentation, the actions of the staff were completely unacceptable. First off, in the coin/gift shop, I asked about whether any of the coins being sold had certificates in case I got questioned in customs since...More

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed May 28, 2016

I really wanted to visit this museum and I tried to find it for over an hour. The directions seemed simple enough but I sure did get lost. It seems that many people in Beijing know English but not when I'm lost. I could've just...More

Date of experience: August 2015
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Reviewed January 9, 2016

It's a 600 meter walk (10min) from exit A of the Jishuitan metro station on line 2. The museum is located at the foot of Deshengmen watchtower. The museum is small and can be quickly view in less than an hour. It's organized well and...More

Date of experience: January 2016
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Reviewed April 4, 2012

First of all, the coin museum itself is small, but there is a tower to visit as well. Secondly, in the museum, there is almost no written English explanations. Of course, then I realized I should have bought an audio guide.. Thirdly, the exhibition of...More

Date of experience: April 2012
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