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Wuhan Museum

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Address: No.373 Qingnian Road, Hankou, Wuhan 430060, China
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+86 27 8887 5306
09:00 - 16:00
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Amazing bells

Remarkable historic findings from Marquis Yi with his bronze bells and tomb artifacts. Some very impressive bronze, lacquer and jade pieces. The highlight was the wonderful show... read more

Reviewed 19 March 2017
Santa Rosa, California
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Santa Rosa, California
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Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

Remarkable historic findings from Marquis Yi with his bronze bells and tomb artifacts. Some very impressive bronze, lacquer and jade pieces. The highlight was the wonderful show with the bells and Chinese instruments.

Thank revett2016
Beijing, China
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 135 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 March 2017

Aug 2016, very nice museum overall that depict the history of Hubei overall as early as the Shang Dynasty! Many many scholars and writers lived here and it's considered one of the most intellectual cities in China.

Thank Laxiaozi08200912
Kuala Lumpur
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11 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 December 2016

Just a few minutes by walking from Wuhan Hankou Train Station & Hankou Bus Station. Entry to Wuhan Museum is Free / No Entry Charge They have good security at this place. Your bag/s are security scanned at the door . Visitors to this museum must have identification document. Citizen of PRC must show their identity card and foreign visitor... More 

Thank johanssm
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Reviewed 26 November 2016

For a museum, the exhibition would not be abundant comparing other large museums around the world. The large coffins and the largest chime-bells worth a trip. The bronze ware was also interesting. For construction reason, I did not meet the famous un-rotten sword of Guojian. There was also concert of the chime-bells. It is free and is also near the... More 

Thank Austin C
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 November 2016

This museum has enough artifacts to help you understand the local culture - past and present. The facility is very well maintained and clean.

Thank Zawid
Singapore, Singapore
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Reviewed 9 November 2016 via mobile

Allow more time at the museum to watch the 30 minutes chime bells performance in the theatre located on the left hand side of the museum. Two shows in the afternoon , 2 pm and 3pm. It cost 30rmb for the show.

Thank aileen_cp
Kiel, Germany
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 November 2016

The museum is really huge and you need at least half a day to visit it. The have a nice collection of everything from Hubei province and you get a good impression of the local culture and the history.

1 Thank zack2010
Hong Kong, China
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Reviewed 26 October 2016

I have been to the museum twice and it is a very good place to visit, as there are many historic items and several floors of display. The views from the roof area are great, especially near sunset. The front garden is also well designed. In autumn one could see some beautiful ginkgo trees in the front yard.

1 Thank yipjcs88
Barton-upon-Humber, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 14 October 2016

I am fascinated by a walk around a museum that leaves a lasting impression on me. Hubei Provincial Museum in Wuhan certainly did that! It taught me more about the friendly nature of Chinese people and their culture. Looking at the incredible bell instrument, a Chinese boy, maybe 12 or 13 years old, decided to describe it and it's capabilities... More 

1 Thank threewheelsgreen
La Jolla, California
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 104 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 September 2016

This museum was a last minute addition to our tour, and turned out to be one of the highlights of our 2 week trip through South East China. The Bianzhong (musical instrument made of bells) of Marquis Yi of Zeng is an extraordinary collection of bells dating from 433 BC and is well preserved due to the underwater location of... More 

1 Thank ElleLaJolla

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