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The Antiquarium of The Palace Museum

Inside The Palace of Museum, Dongcheng District, Beijing 100006, China
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Inside The Palace of Museum, Dongcheng District, Beijing 100006, China
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Reviewed yesterday

The forbidden city is a complex of buildings, viewed from the exterior. That's why visiting this add on museum is so important. it is the portion that is an actual museum with artifacts and museum displays. Check the map, it is in the building adjacent...More

Thank callmeamby
Reviewed 26 May 2017

Many treasures of the emperors were displayed in a row one after another. I admit that I didn’t enjoy it as much as I had in other Chinese museums.

Thank RayParks
Reviewed 20 April 2017

Absolutely stunning display of the treasure the emperors had. Craftsmanship to the extreme of human ability. Pay the entrance fee, see the items from heaven.

Thank HKeater
Reviewed 2 April 2017

The Antiquarium of the Palace Museum is located along the Eastern side of the Forbidden City. The treasure trove displayed here is amazing and gives an insight into the enormous wealth and status of the Emperors. However some write-up would be helpful as well as...More

Thank nellielim
Reviewed 14 April 2016

This is an attraction within the Forbidden city, costs a bit extra to see but worth it. Also nice because you get away from the crowds for a bit. There is not a lot of English language signage but you can get a sort of...More

Thank Retinol13
Reviewed 29 November 2015

This is a very small exhibition of a part of the fantastic treasure house of the Emperors. Do not be dissapointed that there is not more, but the treasures are spread out across other museums in China so are not concentrated in one place.

Thank bdon257
Reviewed 4 October 2015

I agree with the previous reviewer. These incredible national treasures are appalling displayed. The Chinese government should use our entry fees to enhance the displays. The glass isn't clean and there is absolutely no attempt to direct the masses who visit. we found the visitors,...More

Thank lisa m
Reviewed 4 September 2015

The Antiquarium in the Palace Museum is also one of the MUST SEE place in Beijing. The Antiquarium is inside the Palace Museum. Visitors have to pay an additional entrance fee, even one has paid for entrance fee to the Palace. The items on displayed...More

Thank 313globetrotter
Reviewed 28 August 2015

Beautiful jewels and artifacts from the Chinese dynasties. A r treat to the eyes to visit the different treasure galleries.

Thank AsthaDush
Reviewed 16 June 2015 via mobile

This museum entrance fee is worth.You can spend time enjoying the old Chinese rulers taste.Lots of old artefacts to see.

Thank SE s
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