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Address: No.112 Museum Qiandi, Macau, China
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Phone Number: 853-28357911
10:00 am - 5:30 pm
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Interesting museum, worth a visit

this museum is worth a visit and is not expensive. It contains lots of interesting items and information about Macau. It is air conditioned, so a welcome break from the heat... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
Paul Drinkwater
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 156 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

this museum is worth a visit and is not expensive. It contains lots of interesting items and information about Macau. It is air conditioned, so a welcome break from the heat outside

Thank Paul Drinkwater
Saint Paul, Minnesota
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Have to visit this place. Nice retreat away from the crowd around St. Pauls. The museum is not big, but the displays are thoughtfully laid out and provides an insighful history into Macau and the surrounding areas

Thank Woodbury729
Chicago, Illinois
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 15, 2016

A small museum that covers a broad spectrum of categories over the course of Macau history. A section covers the evolution of the Chinese opera in the south which includes the display of the costumes. It is a fascinating read.

Thank FYL003
Macau, China
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 14, 2016

The HK Museum is much, much better. However, if you are in Macau touring the Ruins of St. Paul, it's worthwhile to visit this museum. The HK Museum provides a broad historical perspective, this is a very biased Chinese focused perspective. Interestingly, there is nothing about World War 2. Macau was neutral and assisted the Japanese. Whereas, if you go... More 

Thank Leo R
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 9, 2016 via mobile

We visited as part of a day tour which didn't give us a lot of time but we still had a good look around this museum. There is lots of displays with written descriptions in 3 languages. There is also several displays with audio in quite a few languages. This is one of many museums in Macau and it gives... More 

Thank Chris R
Spalt, Germany
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 7, 2016

It is a nice museum of the history of Macau. Shows very clearly about the Portuguese history and the mix between Europe and China. Very impressive with the open cute boat and how they transported all the goods from Asia back to Europe. The have escalators which leads directly to the entrance!

Thank Hartmut L
Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 1, 2016

Very interesting museum that's full of artifacts from the East and the West that you won't want to miss. Don't forget to go upstairs to see the beautiful skyline of Macau from Mount Fortress! Lots of picture worthy spots!

Thank MalGNA
Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 30, 2016

Located inside the Mount Fortress, the museum offers an insight into Macau's history and culture spread over three floors. The first two floors of the Museum are located underground. So the museum looks fairly small from outside. The first floor deals with Macau's history and trading links. The opening exhibit provides a comparison of Western and Chinese cultural, religious and... More 

Thank TAIN2013
Mumbai (Bombay), India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 30, 2016 via mobile

It's the biggest museum in Macau China and it's located in the famous Monte Fortess in the heart of the city and it has one specific theme that shows the face of different nationalities harmonious living there together during the past centuries of their tradition, customs and culture.

Thank Noronha315
Jakarta, Indonesia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 26, 2016

Located in the back of Saint Paul Ruin u will see a history of macau. And in the top of the museum u will see a canon

Thank dhannyhalimcatacipta

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