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Shijia Hutong Museum

No.24 Shijia Hutong, Dongcheng distirct, Beijing, China
+86 10 6525 1069
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No.24 Shijia Hutong, Dongcheng distirct, Beijing, China
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+86 10 6525 1069
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"dengshikou subway station"
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"back in the day"
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"worth a visit"
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"model"
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"information"
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Reviewed 11 February 2018

I was more hoping to see how a hutong looked when a family lived in one back in the day. However the museum is really just housed in a hutong, and most rooms are walls of text describing life there. I found that a little...More

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Reviewed 3 February 2018

Although this is what they call a supposed old village part of the city, it is essentially a relatively rebuilt building, as the brickwork is relatively new. This is a small museum, but it gives a lot of history on the village we used to...More

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Reviewed 18 November 2017

The museum was an original hutong now converted into a museum. There are a lot of information in both Mandarin and English on how Beijing city was designed and developed with hutongs with its history to how it looks like today. It is located close...More

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Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

We were recommended to visit this and were glad we did. It is basically an original hutong now operating as a museum. It is free to enter and there aren’t staff hassling you to buy gifts/souvenirs etc. It shows how life has been lived in...More

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Reviewed 12 October 2017

This is a small museum in the Shijia Hutong. It is a history of the hiring with several scale models and alot of information in English

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Reviewed 21 June 2017

This museum was conveniently located near my hotel, close to the Dengshikou subway station. Shijia Hutong is an attractive tree-lined hutong, so it was pleasant walking there. The museum tells the history of how hutongs developed, and shows items found in households from the 1950s...More

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Reviewed 29 March 2017

This museum is situated very close to the Red Wall Garden Hotel. It's a very nice museum describing the history of Shijia Hutong. Very nice courtyard!

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Reviewed 28 January 2017

A nice little hutong that will bring you some informations about hutong and some chinese personnality. I recommend if you have the chance ! It's not a place worst to come from far though, it's pretty little.

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Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

This is a must if your are in the Hutong area or interested in the story of Hutong. Very informative and newly opened

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Reviewed 5 August 2016

This is a well kept and informative museum and it has model displays of Beijing hutongs. We visited twice since we stayed pretty close to the museum. They also have many song birds in cages. We loved it here. It is clean and peaceful and...More

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