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Xiamen Piano Museum

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Address: No.7 Ganghou Road, Siming District, Xiamen 361002, China
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Interesting place!

I'm a pianist, so I'm already biased about the subject matter. But this motley collection of pianos is really quite amazing, especially in China. So many old European pianos... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 5 February 2017
Claremont, California
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Claremont, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 February 2017

I'm a pianist, so I'm already biased about the subject matter. But this motley collection of pianos is really quite amazing, especially in China. So many old European pianos came to rest in Gulangyu!

Thank haohuangpianist
Metro Manila, Philippines
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 July 2016

This is a place where you could see almost a 100 different pianos collection. From a weird shape to the smallest piano, from ordinary to a grand piano. Recommended for those who played the piano.

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 June 2016

Located within the Shuzhuang Garden, this museum is housed in two buildings. There are about 200 pianos with more than 40 ancient ones from around the world on display. here. No photography and no touching is allowed here. There is a charge of 30 yuan for visiting the garden as well as the museum. A must for piano and music... More 

Thank nellielim
Lafayette, Louisiana
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 June 2016

great pianos from around the world...and the great piano artists that played them.Not sure how they landed here, but a good way to spend 30-minutes..

Thank Bayouexec
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 June 2016

Even if you are not a piano buff, this place is very interesting. From big Grand Pianos to very small one, there is something for everyone. My favorite was a piano that sat in a corner! So interesting.

Thank bcallinv
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 May 2016

Dont touch the pianos but enjoy the history and atmosphere. And the whole island is a joy to visit. See chinese marriage couples

Thank Arnold N
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 May 2016

Must visit if u r not a pianist. U will learn so much abt pianoes. Nice stop too when on gulangyu islanabt pianoes.

Thank AhWah
Singapore, Singapore
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 April 2016 via mobile

interesting place full of different pianos housed in 2 colonial buildings (2 museums) that you need to walk about. but if you are not a music or rather piano fan, then it gets boring

Thank cherieyplek
Waterford, Ireland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 April 2016

A wonderful collection of pianos by a renowned pianist.. Here one can learn why so many concert pianists learnt their skills here and became world famous performers.

Thank belisaurius
Tokyo, Japan
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 March 2016

I was skeptical about going to this museum but was pleasantly surprised to find it was pretty fascinating. The selection of pianos was unlike anything I've ever seen (including one that was shaped to fit into a corner!) and there were helpful signs throughout providing info on the specific pianos along with some history about the piano brand. The whole... More 

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