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National Art Museum Of China

No.1 Wusi Main Street, Dongcheng District, Beijing, China
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Reviewed 8 June 2013

Take your passport for a free ticket and enter the world of art. We were lucky to see Spanish sculpture - Picasso included, video art, a competition sponsored by China Railways, glass works and more traditional and revolutionary art. In other words - its full...More

1  Thank Silvafox59
Reviewed 14 April 2013

After seeing the long lines in the hot sun to get in I almost turned away. Once inside I was rewarded with one of the best collections of chinese art, both ancient and contemporary. I can't recommend this museum highly enough, simply one of the...More

3  Thank anavarza
Reviewed 12 March 2013

Everything was written in Chinese which created a 'great wall' for understanding the history etc. Therefore I think it is a bit unfair to judge from my western mindset and perspective. Afterall I am in China. I was inspired by the artwork,looking at pictures. Just...More

Thank 237Susan123237
Reviewed 17 February 2013

Fantastic industrial woodblock or maybe lino prints, not sure as couldn't find any information about them or the artist as all info is in Chinese (which is obviously not essential and my own fault for not reading Chinese). The book shop had nothing on the...More

Thank Jennie M
Reviewed 20 January 2013

Although there is no charge for this museum they may require a quick glance at your passport for no apparant reason. The museum has 5 floors with ever changing exhibits that are well lit and well presented. This time the pictures were not as inspiring...More

Thank MattwalesNorthWales
Reviewed 12 November 2012

We saw the intriguing exhibition of centennial art works of teachers and students of Nanjing University of the Arts and I would have like to see the landscape one too but our schedule did not allow it. Some landscape was included in the Nanjing exhibition...More

Thank ansubob
Reviewed 26 October 2012

Like the previous poster, I was disappointed with what they had on display. I went there with high hopes, thinking that I could see the paintings of some of the famous Chinese masters. I searched online before arriving in China, and the website did say...More

2  Thank isimpo
Reviewed 19 October 2012

I had read that this museum does not tend to exhibit the usual Chinese dynastic art forms, but tends to exhibit more contemporary works, so I headed there to find the exhibit was the Fifth China Beijing International Art Biennale--a show of all contemporary art....More

2  Thank SoMuchToSeeAndDo
Reviewed 16 October 2012

The 'National Art Museum of China' sounds like a place that would offer a massive and definitive collection of Chinese art. Not so. While maybe it might indeed have a huge collection of stuff in storage, it has a disappointingly small collection on public display....More

2  Thank TheTravelInsider
Reviewed 28 April 2012

An exhibit of the works of a number of traditional Chinese artists opened on 26 April 2012. The pieces are outstanding and well worth the time. Admission is free. Spent a few hours there today and will probably return in a few days for more....More

Thank luin
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