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“on display”(6 reviews)
“free entry”(6 reviews)
No.8 Nongye Road, Jinshui District, Zhengzhou 450002, China
+86 371 6351 1237
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Reviewed February 10, 2019

The best thing about this museum the free entry. But not much you see for that. There is three building. Two flat building, and the Pyramid. In the right there is some exhibition about writing, mostly only chinese, not much of interest. In the left...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank lonbrang
Reviewed November 21, 2018 via mobile

We learned so much from our trip to the museum. This is a must go place if you like culture and have watched countless ancient Chinese dramas

Date of experience: November 2018
1  Thank melissa k
Reviewed November 20, 2018

I arrived at Henan Museum as part of a guided tour, little did we know that the museum is closed for renovation. There is a small exhibit to the side of the museum showing ancient pottery. However, it was only a small fraction of what...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank karinaskii
Reviewed October 25, 2018

The Henan museum is currently undergoing renovations, however don't let that put you off making a visit. One can easily spend 2 hours absorbing the impressive collection of Chinese artefacts. Descriptions are in both Chinese and English which is not the case in a lot...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank gqueen8
Reviewed October 22, 2018 via mobile

Have been there with a friend, but I thought it would be much bigger. Foreigners can also visit it as there are descriptions in English

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank stardust_ever
Reviewed October 17, 2018 via mobile

We visited in a beautiful day. The museum was an electric mix of anchor to pottery and bronze. Artifacts were found along the yellow river. There is much history to be learned so take the time, about 2 hours, to absorb the culture and history.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank jamkozy
Reviewed August 4, 2018 via mobile

The main museum is being renovated, so all you see is a small subset of the artefacts. They are fascinating with excellent English labelling and historical descriptions. What is on display is worth an hour or two. Anyway there's not much else to see in...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Mikecc46
Reviewed July 27, 2018

Small museum with very interesting artefacts from archaeological digs in the local area. Good for anyone interested in the history of the area. Great way to fill a few hours.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Susan M
Reviewed June 5, 2018 via mobile

Museum was under construction while we were there. It is free for visitors. Too much construction around such as museum itself and subway

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank robert26872
Reviewed May 23, 2018 via mobile

So glad museum owns this and not one individual. Henan museum proudly claims the early chinese civilisation start at this Central Plains... the narrative start with the yellow emperor Huangdi.. there is a good deacription of how the the subsequent dynasties and kings evolved accompanied...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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