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Address: Jiantang East Road, Shangri-La County 674400, China
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09:00 - 17:00
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The Diqing museum at Lion Hll is free and if you are in the area, it is worth the 30 minutes or so it takes to look at the displays. It provides a bit of info on the history and... read more

Reviewed 24 July 2013
kells_on_holiday
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Biella, Italy
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52 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 February 2017 via mobile

As I said this museum is nothing special, plus I feel like the story there are been told in a different way from reality.

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Michigan
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127 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 September 2015

This place is new and has little to offer. I did sit with a Tibetan girl and drink tea for much of the tour after seeing the quality of the presentation and materials in the museum. The building has beautiful wood carvings on the face of it. I don't know why in an area with 2500 years of history and... More 

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Thank Allen A
Canada
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79 reviews
30 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 July 2013

The Diqing museum at Lion Hll is free and if you are in the area, it is worth the 30 minutes or so it takes to look at the displays. It provides a bit of info on the history and geography of the region. Displays are interesting, but a could benefit from more details explaining the items within the collection.... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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132 reviews
69 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 100 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 June 2013

Ran in here to escape the noon heat. And as expected, it was not great. Poorly related narrative, with no English commentaries. Artefacts are interesting, though.

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Chengdu, China
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5 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 March 2013

I guess if you have nothing to do, you can take a peak in here. It is free, has some information about the area. Becareful about the top floor. It is a front for a Chinese medicine shop, where you may be informed *tricked* into spending 1000s on medicine.

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Christchurch, New Zealand
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 114 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 June 2012

Limited amount of displays with archeological hall, some colourful costumes of ethnic minorities, and then a Tibetan medicine area which seems like a shopfront.

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