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Dalian Modern Museum

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go with someone who speaks English and Chinese

A thorough account of the history of Dalian. Alas, there are no English explanations so we had to... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
ne england
a museum in the city

I went Dalian on 18th September to visit my son who is working in this north eastern city now. this... read more

Reviewed 9 October 2013
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4 weeks ago
“go with someone who speaks English and Chinese”
3 weeks ago
“best museum in Dalian”
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No.10 Huizhan Road, Shahekou District, Dalian 116023, China
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have been there a couple of times and always something new and fresh. The entrance is free and although everything is in Chinese but still there is a lot about past and present Dalian.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 30syuzanna
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A thorough account of the history of Dalian. Alas, there are no English explanations so we had to rely on our general knowledge to make sense of it, Interesting photos, They could provide a brief explanation in English

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank roeyNeEngland
Reviewed 11 April 2017

Clearly this is one of my favourite places to be because of the beautiful exterior view of the museum!)) The columns of the museum cover nearly half of the whole square! It was very nice to see. Then inside, you can find many portraits as...More

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank Laxiaozi08200912
Reviewed 9 April 2017

This museum tells modern history about modern China in addition to various art exhibits. Most visitors are surprised to learn the atrocity committed by Japanese from late 19th Century to the closing of the Second World War. This museum is FREE and near the subway...More

Date of experience: March 2017
1  Thank fastraxx
Reviewed 5 April 2015

This museum has so much potential that it was disappointing to find that only one, of four, floors was open. This housed an interesting collection of photos and objects on the history of Dalian, but captions and explanations were only in Chinese. Yet I still...More

Date of experience: April 2015
1  Thank CorshamRay
Reviewed 3 September 2014 via mobile

If you like museums, you'll like this one. If you speak only English, just remember to pick up a pamphlet before heading upstairs. It'll help you know what each room is about, since all the plaques are in Chinese. Nice collection on the history of...More

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Reviewed 9 October 2013

I went Dalian on 18th September to visit my son who is working in this north eastern city now. this is my second time visit to Liaoning Province. The first time I went to Shengyang a few years ago. My first impression when I step...More

Date of experience: September 2013
6  Thank wjorgePenang
Reviewed 23 October 2012

Just off of Xinhai Square in Dalian is the Modern Museum. Expecting Modern Art, I found the museum to be anything-but when I visited. They were doing construction in several areas, so there may be other exhibition areas that were inaccessible to me, but I...More

Date of experience: September 2012
2  Thank AlwaysForever
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