Art Museums in Beijing

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Art Museums in Beijing

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  • Breeze
    902 contributions
    A very good location in central Beijing.
    A beautiful traditional Chinese building, if you have been to Beijing many times and no ideas where to go, it will be a good choice.

    This museum is quite small and you just take some time to appreciate most arts.
    It is clean than what I expect and you can take the lift to the different levels to enjoy the different exhibition.

    Good to go and can learn Chinese & Taiwan art.
    Written 2 October 2020
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  • FlyfishermanBeijing
    Beijing, China248 contributions
    Nice modern building which contain fine dining restauratn, coffee shop, cake shop and offcourse photo galley. All those amazing photos are taken galler owner Luo Hong. If you are interesting ladscape or animal photography, this place is definitely worth to visit.
    Written 22 August 2021
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  • iristaletta
    Beijing, China1,455 contributions
    This contemporary art gallery is worth the trip. It is beautiful and peaceful but for some of the spots you need patience to be able to get to take a photo as there are lots of people here in the weekends. Beautiful cafe inside that is also worthy of visiting.
    Written 18 November 2018
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  • Della G
    Coquitlam, Canada808 contributions
    Trust me, this is not exactly on my top 10 things to see in Beijing. We only ended up at this museum because we had a free day in Beijing and we happened to be staying about a 15 minute walk from the museum. Surprisingly, this ended up to be quite an interesting time spent here. The museum is very modern and it is huge inside. I think it covered about five stories of Chinese and Russian era cars and some foreign cars. Very attractive displays. It has transportation vehicle displays that dates back thousands years ago. A very eclectic collection of vehicles from early turn of the century to modern times. Impressive collection of black Chinese sedans used by officials and dignitaries. Time well spent at this impromptu visit to the car musuem.
    Written 29 May 2018
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  • PaterHo
    Hong Kong, China98 contributions
    The museum comes in 1 main building and 2 others adjacent. It is located near "Apple Community 蘋果社区“ and alongside the 22nd art zone street where there are other galleries, studios and shops. Exhibits will change, so it is difficult to comment. I saw Sarro's from Brazil and Bolin who works on village face portraits. Worth spend an afternoon.
    Written 1 June 2016
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  • Grace Fu
    Winchester, MA588 contributions
    This place always updates their exhibitions, I just visited there to see an exhibition named: Elizabeth Peyton: Practice. It shows many paintings and those eyes are truly the spirit of those paintings.
    Written 5 September 2020
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  • Kevin Earl
    11 contributions
    I had a couple of hours between meetings and was in the area, so I popped in this museum not knowing what to expect other than some of the repatriated bronze fountain heads from the Old Summer Palace. It is located in an office building, but it is exquisite. The collection is mostly of bronze pieces from 3,000 years ago. There is also a smaller side gallery with some beautiful religious stone sculptures. If you have the time, this museum is definitely worth a visit.
    Written 2 October 2019
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  • MrGaucho1987
    Santa Barbara, CA976 contributions
    This is a Chinese state-run business. All the tours come here. You can get a little presentation of the art of Jade carving then you will be turned loose in the store. The info was interesting. The sales are not high pressure. There is jade for every budget. There is a little food and the toilets are above average. It is all indoors. It is not a bad place to kill an hour on the way to the great wall.
    Written 7 December 2019
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  • Helene d
    Beijing, China2 contributions
    Amazingly talented artist, amazingly beautiful museum. Han Meilin is so much more than just his cute creation of the Beijing Olympics mascot(s) Fuwa. Wonderful experience and a must go to place when visiting Beijing.
    Written 18 December 2018
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  • Huang Wzhong
    481 contributions
    this is the private antique collection museum of Master Ma Wei-du.

    Master Ma reputation is quite well known and was accepted for chinese antique collection expertised within China and aboard, he has the excellent chinese historical knowledge background.

    there are several TV programe show that he has conducted and shared his valuable knowledge to the audience.

    this private museum has located quite far away from Beijing downtown, and quite far from the current Beijing MRT transporation network coverage. however, in this case the bus no 418 or 668 can take you to the nearest bus stop of this museum easily.

    according to this is a private museum, hence the entrance fee is required.

    it totally can't compare with the other free admission (by government subsidized museum).

    after the completion visiting, you can realize by your own this place is the completely well organized and high professional management.

    in additional, there has the valuable collection of book that has written by Master Ma from his accumulative experienced and has available in the souvenir shop.
    Written 11 June 2018
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  • TangCS74
    Singapore, Singapore1,349 contributions
    Aka WuTa temple translated as temple of five pagoda. Located right behind bejing zoo, however its best reached by alighting at subway station GuoJiaTuShuGuan literally national library station. Then take a short walk of 10-15mins and you will know you are there once the top of the pagodas are visible. Free entry and have to go through security as typical of all places of interests in China. Much could be done to explain the history of the pagoda and the people behind it.
    Written 11 November 2017
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  • MikeFJones
    Beijing, China494 contributions
    Worth to visit only if there is any exposition to watch (we saw some Latin American cultural expos and French painting exhibition, too). Recommended for Beijingers or 2-3 year foreign residents only. We suggest to READ if there is any interesting event before going in order to not waste your time. This place is located next to China's Military Museum, to arrive take Subway Line 1, get down on Military Museum station.
    Written 23 June 2016
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  • Mi d
    1 contribution
    Three shadows is an amazing photography art center with a series of interesting exhibitions, spacious venue, friendly staff as well as calming atmosphere. Definitely worth visiting during your stay in Beijing.

    When I visited there, they were having an exhibition of photography award organized by them every year, which I enjoyed very much to observe talented young and emerging Chinese photographers.
    Along with the exhibition, they also have commercial gallery spaces called +3 Gallery in the venue, where you can enjoy a temporary solo exhibition and a collection of the gallery that presents not only Chinese artists but also international artists including established Japanese photographers such as Shoji Ueda, Nobuyoshi Araki and Daido Moriyama.

    Although it is absolutely free for you to see around the place as you like, I suggest to enter from the first space on your left side after entering the entrance gate so that you can go around the venue as wandering about each space, +3 Gallery and then finish at their book shop/cafe/court yard. You can enjoy book shop while you have a sip of drink.
    *If you are a student, make sure to bring a student card. Plus, they will accept credit cards.
    Written 9 May 2018
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  • sissiwusi
    Beijing, China68 contributions
    Guanfu Museum is the most famous private museum in China owned by a famous antique collector, Mr.Ma Weidu. The name GUANFU is derived from Tao Te Ching. It means: you need to scrutinize something again and again if you want to see its nature. This also express how Mr.Ma feels about antique collecting. The museum lies outside the NE corner of 5th ring road, not far away from the Airport Express. One of the most famous items of the museum is the cats, Guanfu Cats. There are tens of cats kept in the yard. Somehow they actually are the owner of the museum, and tourists love them so much since they are really cute. The antiques here are also impressive, especially the chinaware and the furniture. The chinaware includes items from Tang Dynasty to Qing Dynasty with almost all the typical features. The furniture shows the traditional Chinese style and how ancient elites value their characters. From all the selected antiques, you can easily feel the core of the Chinese culture. Yet, due to the private nature of the museum, the ticket is a little bit expensive(100 yuan). Nevertheless, you can pick the paiting on the ticket, including many cats images, and bring it back home as a book marker.
    Written 20 December 2017
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  • tensaisimon
    Beijing, China271 contributions
    Not a big museum, 4 stories. Usually quite. Free admission by ID documents. We visit a couple of times in a year. Before going we would check its website to see what's on show. http://english.bjaa.com.cn/?hcs=1&clg=2
    Written 5 September 2015
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