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Humen Naval Museum

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A great nautical

The museum depicts a great historical perspective concerning the nautical history of Dongguan. A... read more

Reviewed July 14, 2018
San Francisco, California
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Very comprehensive museum

This museum not only explores Chinese history, it also shows western history and explains in full... read more

Reviewed August 13, 2017
Calvin C
Manchester, New Hampshire
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Reviewed October 18, 2018

A couple or three weeks ago, SWMBO and I ventured to the Opium War Museum (TA reviewed) which is also in HuMen. Once we’d experienced the delight of the one hour twenty-minute coach trip from the modernish GuangZhou’s Coach Station to the decrepit one at...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed September 9, 2018

This musuem has changed and improved from when I first went a few years back. Interesting relics and a good accompanment for the Lin Zexu Musuem and War Fort vist. Very easy to navigate.

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank kylieau
Reviewed July 14, 2018 via mobile

The museum depicts a great historical perspective concerning the nautical history of Dongguan. A lesser known maritime history than Guangzhou but pivotal in Defense of the Pearl River Delta.

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank china328
Reviewed September 22, 2017

The museum is full of wonderful surprises. The exhibition halls (many of them) are so well and professionally executed, that one forgets the time spent. The place does not only shows the Opium Wars between the British and the Chinese but includes many other evolutions...More

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank Julieswiss2014
Reviewed August 13, 2017

This museum not only explores Chinese history, it also shows western history and explains in full detail how both cultures got to the point of the Opium Wars. There are many exhibits and plenty of English language signs. The sculpture pictured is very impressive and...More

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank Calvin C
Reviewed May 6, 2017

They have a lot of exhibits about the British and the Opium Wars - this is some more is you want to understand and see of the original items

Date of experience: February 2017
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Reviewed June 18, 2016

do visit. The exhibits are generally interesting and reasonably presented. Do be aware the information presented therein is from a Chinese historical viewpoint which is neither precise nor historically accurate. This said, it is their museum and one of the better ones in the Province.

Date of experience: May 2016
1  Thank requedieu
Reviewed January 3, 2016

Unfortunately now (Jan 1, 2016) closed for renovation. No information on reopening. However the other attractions at this location are still open and certainly worth visiting

Date of experience: January 2016
1  Thank soenghei
Reviewed September 10, 2015

The entrance to the museum is FREE!!! and the grounds are beautifully maintained. I'm surprised that there's no crowd in August 2015. There's a lot to learn .... Guangdong history, Opium War, Hongkong takeover by the British, etc. You'll find English captions on most items....More

Date of experience: August 2015
3  Thank inspire8
Reviewed January 27, 2013

Excellent!! See other review of opium museum, as they are now together .... I wish more high school "kids" could visit these. ....

Date of experience: January 2013
2  Thank hopingfortravel
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bob l
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No,nor when I was there in June!!