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Chongqing Municipal Museum (Chongqing Shi Bowuguan)

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Address: No.72 Pipashan Centre Street, Yuzhong District, Chongqing 400013, China
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+86 23 6350 6019
09:00 - 16:50
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Sun - Sat 09:00 - 16:50

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The museum building is huge and well designed. It is advisable to start visiting its top floor then walk down the stairs to lower levels. Walking through various exhibition... read more

Reviewed 24 December 2013
Hong Kong
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Toronto, Canada
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31 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 September 2016

Your kids will be tired but make them go here. it is well worth the visit. The exhibitions are very well laid out, it is spacious and the crowds are not crazy. We took two teenagers and they actually enjoyed it. Spencer a couple of hours.

Thank Jay D
Hong Kong
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64 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 120 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 December 2013

The museum building is huge and well designed. It is advisable to start visiting its top floor then walk down the stairs to lower levels. Walking through various exhibition halls brings you back in history. The bronze statue depicting labourers in the past hauling boat upstream of the Yangtze River is a must see. After the visit, you can spend... More 

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N.S.W. Australia
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159 reviews
46 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 June 2012

We found the museum very interesting and as a small group we were lucky enough to have explained how the museum has been able to acquire its pieces over the last twenty years truly lovely

Thank Killcare
Chongqing, China
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 May 2012

I visited this over 8 years ago and it was full of interesting artefacts and stone rubbings. It was old and damp and not so well maintained and I'm not sure that it's even still open these days.

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Bobcaygeon, Ontario
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102 reviews
35 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 October 2011

This museum is larger than the one in Shanghai. If you want to visit one while in China, chose this one.

Thank MissBeee

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