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Guangdong Museum

Open Now: 09:00 - 17:00
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No.2 Zhujiang East Road, Zhujiang New City, Tianhe District, Guangzhou 510110, China
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We got Free entery tickets just by showing our passports which was really nice. The museum building is modern and nice. Its well organized, they have free safes if you want ed to roam the museum hands free! The top floor is not open yet....More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank viimax
Reviewed 1 week ago

All you need is your passport or driver's license ID to get in. Get your free ticket from a kiosk located on the right hand side when you face the Museum entrance. When we get there, many floor is closed for reservation. The 3rd floor...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Honestly I feel the museum had very little on display as compared to its size.only the third and fourth floors had veiwing galleries.The third floor had one gallery with only chinese inscriptions which made it difficult for us to comprehend or appreciate the objects on...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Sumitra R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There were some very interesting exhibits in this spacious museum, but unfortunately some were closed (calligraphy/painting and the 4th floor). The museum has a different design where the 3rd floor is spread across a few floors. We did enjoy the exhibits on fragrance (no English...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Blabbott
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

All you need is your passport ID to get in. When we went the fourth floor was closed but there is plenty to see on Chinese history from pottery to carvings to art. It is mostly in Chinese but if you ask in advance they...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 23 August 2018 via mobile

Please do not forget to take your passport in order to get free admission to this museum. Based in very unusual nice building, this museum exposes a big collection of ancient woodcarving, porcelain and pottery. Furthermore, one can admire the amazing collection of Chinese calligraphy...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Natalja M
Reviewed 21 August 2018

On a quiet weekend (so we thought), we decided to visit the Guangdong Museum, in Zhujiang New Town. The exterior facade of the building always amazed me, given its unique design and colour. Inside is hugh, lots of floors and rooms, with some very interesting...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 11 August 2018

It's a free museum with beautiful architecture and many amazing exhibits. What could there be to complain about? I used to be a tour guide at the Met in NYC, so I've seen my fair share of museums. This is a great way to spend...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank LaobaiSJZ
Reviewed 18 June 2018

I was very looking forward to this museum. It is a massive modern building, and it being the museum representative of Guangdong Province, I was expecting a lot more. Although the exhibits were interesting and aesthetically pleasing, I could not help feeling rather disappointed. It...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank esp160
Reviewed 31 May 2018 via mobile

This is the only museum that I suggest to visit in Guangzhou. Is pretty big and really interesting, full of history of the all guangdong area. A plus is that, everything is also in English, so the descriptions are not just in chinese. There are...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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Karissa B
26 October 2015|
Response from tengkin | Reviewed this property |
Hello, I was there, sometime ago and there are two ways to reach the museum. One is by the APM line,which will get you nearer to the museum. The other is the regular subway line. I, can't remember, the station name, but you... More