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Museum of the Western Han Dynasty Mausoleum of the Nanyue King

No.867 Jiefang North Road, Yuexiu District, Guangzhou 510030, China
+86 20 3618 2920
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No.867 Jiefang North Road, Yuexiu District, Guangzhou 510030, China
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is the first place that my Guanzhou local friend recommended, and I was quite satisfied with the visit in several aspects. 1) very accessible with public transportations 2) a valuable chance to learn about the unique 'local' Chinese history, espeically during that particular period,...More

1  Thank SH C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The actual tomb can be explored. Attached is a museum that houses all the items found in the excavation. While it isn't the most well known, it is one of the best examples of a royal Chinese tomb as it was undisturbed before being discovered....More

Thank ulic14
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The museum and tomb is a great way to spend a few hours escaping into China's fascinating history. Not often that one gets to tour the actual tomb of a King. The relics and displays in the 2 level museum are very interesting but the...More

1  Thank Jreese2017
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

fascinating ancient stuff u never seen before . worth a visit. spent at least an hour to tour the museum ,studied their story totally worth it

Thank duettes
Reviewed 23 July 2017

The Museum was really interesting, with the highlight being the mausoleum and jade burial suit. I recommend also visiting the excavation site of the palace just off Beijing Rd, only a 5 minute taxi ride away.

Thank julie S
Reviewed 17 July 2017

We were able to avail of a 50% discount in the ticket fee since my two kids had their student IDs with them. The museum is a glare glimpse of how the Nanyue King was buried along with his concubines, human sacrifices and precious treasures....More

Thank Lloyd B
Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

This is definitely worth the 12RMB entry fee! There is a good English language intro video and lots of information about Guangzhou's history as a port on the Maritime Silk Road. Best of all though are the tomb, which you can actually enter (watch your...More

Thank TheOExpress
Reviewed 25 June 2017 via mobile

The museum was a cool respite from the scorching heat and there was plenty to see at the exhibition area. First you visit the site of the original tomb by walking down a flight of stairs into the chambers. After the tomb visit, you get...More

Thank savvy8200
Reviewed 12 June 2017

A well-designed new museum. Good displays as well as explanations for backgrounds well worth the admission fee. It was said to provide free video guides but I forgot to look for it.

Thank lelantos0717
Reviewed 8 June 2017

The museum is composed mainly of three structures – the three-storey comprehensive exhibition hall, the burial site of the Nanyue King and another two-storey exhibition hall behind the tomb. You can safely skip the three floor hall, and go straight to the tomb and the...More

Thank 3lgdz
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