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Chengdu Museum New Building

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good interpretives of history

This museum is huge! 5 level high featuring the history of chengdu via various dynasties. Every... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
cynderellaa
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Singapore, Singapore
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Decent museum experience with some cool artifacts...

We stopped in, somewhat unexpectedly, on a recent trip to Chengdu. In short, the museum was... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
SeeMitchellPage
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Louisville, Kentucky
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This museum is huge! 5 level high featuring the history of chengdu via various dynasties. Every artefacts were properly managed and the history was carefully told through free audio guide accessible with wechat.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank cynderellaa
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stopped in, somewhat unexpectedly, on a recent trip to Chengdu. In short, the museum was well-kept and reasonably well-organized. As others have noted, the goal is to work your way through time as you work your way through the museum. This approach has its...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank SeeMitchellPage
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was my first visit to Chengdu (first to China as well) and had no idea what to expect. The Chengdu museum starts with ancient Chengdu and works its way to the current era as you progress through the museum. The rich history of Chengdu,...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed December 27, 2018

My husband and I spent almost 4 hours inside this new museum and thoroughly enjoyed our stay here. It's a nice place to know about the history of Chengdu from the ancient time to the modern time. The presentation is good and interesting. It's free...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Dorothy C
Reviewed November 26, 2018

The whole museum seems to be dedicated to showcase how Chengdu was like from the ancient time till current days. Hence, do start from the lower floor and make your way up to the upper floors as you see how Chengdu was like during the...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank joltt
Reviewed November 19, 2018

Going early is a must! Because the museum entrance is free it often attracts crazy amounts of people. The museum opens at 9 although sometimes it will allow people in earlier, you need to take your passport along to the ticket office for you free...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Rynovdw94
Reviewed October 30, 2018

Nice exhibits displayed over 7 floors, with the oldest at the ground level. Free admission (get your ticket by showing your passport, then enter the museum). The museum would be much improved if there were a guide book to explain what was displayed, its context,...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Paul S
Reviewed October 16, 2018

The exhibitions that were on display in Sep-18 wasn't that exciting, too many dolls, too little attention the detail and the story-line in the individual exhibitions wasn't that well done. A few places they tried to incorporate some technology features, but in honesty, it felt...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Beijing2014
Reviewed October 9, 2018

Very Futuristic Building with lots of WOWS and sate of the art designs just loving it all around if you are here

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank wengloktoh
Reviewed July 25, 2018

Beautifully designed building, caters well to international visitors. Don't miss the stone rhino !! The best thing is that entry is free.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank PietroDallavia
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