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Hangzhou Museum

No.18 Liangdaoshan Road, Shangcheng District, Hangzhou 310002, China
+86 571 8780 2660
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2200+ years old crystal cup in fasinating museum along the hills

First time visiting and the highlight is the mysteries crystal cup that found from tombs back from... read more

Reviewed 5 December 2017
cutejelly
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Shanghai, China
Worth an Hour

This museum is well-located next to the Chenghuang tourist site on Wushan. It is free and has... read more

Reviewed 26 August 2016
Jon A
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Seattle, Washington
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4 Dec 2017
“2200+ years old crystal cup in fasinating museum along the hills”
25 Aug 2016
“Worth an Hour”
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No.18 Liangdaoshan Road, Shangcheng District, Hangzhou 310002, China
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Reviewed 5 December 2017

First time visiting and the highlight is the mysteries crystal cup that found from tombs back from 2200+years. Carved from a whole super transparent white crystal. Unbelievably but that's true. The museum has the section of Song dynasty, showing the normal capital city life of...More

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Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

This museum is well-located next to the Chenghuang tourist site on Wushan. It is free and has modern, well presented exhibits, plus free wifi. Wander up or down the many levels. I read about the stamp exhibit, and was skeptical, but as predicted by another...More

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Reviewed 30 July 2016 via mobile

Nice museum that tells the story of Hangzhou, beautiful ceramics and artifacts from its long history. The museum has two buildings connected by a bridge. The odd thing is that both museums tell the story of the city from Stone Age to modern Hangzhou. They...More

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Reviewed 16 April 2016 via mobile

Staff friendly, museum spotless, free entry, and the exhibits also in English. Much to see here, and definitely worth a visit if you enjoy your history and cultural artifacts.

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Reviewed 23 September 2015

The museum is filled with many ancient artifacts found on one of the earliest known sites of Hangzhou. One can see clusters of old coins, jade carvings, old wood items, and more. It was a very interesting experience (as a foreigner) even though the history...More

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Reviewed 22 June 2015

Interesting museum to learn more about the city and previous dynasties. It's located in Qinghefang and there is a big "silk city shopping not far", a good visit in the afternoon, then you can walk in the old city street, climb the Wu hill or...More

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Reviewed 24 February 2014

The hangzhou history museum is another great hangzhou museum with free entry. It's five levels are filled with many exhibits about the history and background of the city and its inhabitants, and helps provide an understanding of the other sights you will visit during your...More

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Reviewed 17 July 2012

Two days ago while in Hangzhou I decided to visit the Hangzhou history museum.I'm so glad I did it was wonderful. Entry to the museum is free,and photography is permitted inclusding flash photography The Museum has an interesting layout of about five floors with some...More

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Reviewed 6 July 2012

I have been to this museum many time. It's around Wushan. It's a great place to learn about Hangzhou culture.Quite a good museum, and excellent environment. However, Tour guides usually take tourists to Wushan at night, because of the night market. As a tourist, you...More

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