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Nanfeng Ancient Kiln

Gaomiao Road, Shiwan Town, Chancheng District, Foshan 528000, China
+86 757 8270 1118
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“workshop” (7 reviews)
“village” (12 reviews)
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Gaomiao Road, Shiwan Town, Chancheng District, Foshan 528000, China
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+86 757 8270 1118
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Had a great time here. Ancient nanfeng kiln. With historical evidence and workshop of kilns. Worth to visit.

Thank mainemaineHO
Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

The place is definitely fascinating owing to its history and especially if you have interests in Ceramics . There are lot of small cafe and photography opportunities inside . You can also buy lot of ceramic stuff there but buy from shops outside !

Thank Deepthots
Reviewed 22 April 2017

This is where ceramics has been made for hundreds of years. In the park there are many old houses and shops. Around the area there are rows and rows of ceramics shops (wholesale and retail). There is no subway that reaches this area, but there...More

Thank Una Lee
Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

The Foshan Nanfeng Kiln is oldest ceramic in the world built during the Ming Dynasty. From Foshan city to the place by taxi is only ¥30. There is an admission charge of ¥25. There is a lot see as the area is huge. There is...More

Thank Mark S
Reviewed 27 November 2016

I have visited the Kiln twice. Once with my friends, who have young kids, and once with my parents. Both times it seemed to be a suitable option. For people who are interested in Ceramics it is an excellent option, because right outside the Ancient...More

Thank seekingmoose
Reviewed 19 October 2016

The purpose of this attractions seems to sell small pottery figurine/nicknack-souvenirs that would gather dust in most houses. There are various craft people making the items and many shops selling them. I did not find it very interesting. However, keeping the craft alive is important...More

Thank thewestxyz
Reviewed 10 October 2016

The Ancient Kiln shows Foshan's biggest export which is ceramics. They were the biggest exporters in Southern China during the early/mid 20th century and this spot explains that all to the visitors. There is a nice park through the other end of the park which...More

Thank Benson C
Reviewed 24 September 2016 via mobile

Foshan has a history of ceramics, something about their soil apparently. This ancient kiln and the artist's village around brings the history to life. It's really nice to walk around the place, budget 3-4 hours. There's plenty to see, eat and shop, including a pottery...More

Thank WWTraveller26
Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

I'm really glad I decided to stop here. While it doesn't seem like much when you look at a map, when you include the kiln, the surrounding shops, and artist village, you can easily spend a few hours just wondering around enjoying the scenery and...More

Thank Kristine E
Reviewed 2 August 2016

visited this place several times with foreign visitors Fo Shan means smoking mountain, for that reason you understand it the capital of ceramics in the world

Thank HowardKlooster69
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