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Small but impressive

The Henan museum is currently undergoing renovations, however don't let that put you off making a... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
gqueen8
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Melbourne, Australia
Not a big one

Have been there with a friend, but I thought it would be much bigger. Foreigners can also visit it... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
stardust_ever
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Zhengzhou, China
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Henan museum is currently undergoing renovations, however don't let that put you off making a visit. One can easily spend 2 hours absorbing the impressive collection of Chinese artefacts. Descriptions are in both Chinese and English which is not the case in a lot...More

Thank gqueen8
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Have been there with a friend, but I thought it would be much bigger. Foreigners can also visit it as there are descriptions in English

Thank stardust_ever
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visited in a beautiful day. The museum was an electric mix of anchor to pottery and bronze. Artifacts were found along the yellow river. There is much history to be learned so take the time, about 2 hours, to absorb the culture and history.

Thank jankoza
Reviewed August 4, 2018 via mobile

The main museum is being renovated, so all you see is a small subset of the artefacts. They are fascinating with excellent English labelling and historical descriptions. What is on display is worth an hour or two. Anyway there's not much else to see in...More

Thank Mikecc46
Reviewed July 27, 2018

Small museum with very interesting artefacts from archaeological digs in the local area. Good for anyone interested in the history of the area. Great way to fill a few hours.

Thank Susan M
Reviewed June 5, 2018 via mobile

Museum was under construction while we were there. It is free for visitors. Too much construction around such as museum itself and subway

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Reviewed May 23, 2018 via mobile

So glad museum owns this and not one individual. Henan museum proudly claims the early chinese civilisation start at this Central Plains... the narrative start with the yellow emperor Huangdi.. there is a good deacription of how the the subsequent dynasties and kings evolved accompanied...More

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Reviewed May 21, 2018 via mobile

I absolutely loved the Henan Museum because of my love of art, especially clay. I felt honoured to see such old pieces that were dated as far back as the 7000 years ago. The museum was have an overhaul but that didn’t take away from...More

1  Thank RooGirl67
Reviewed May 20, 2018

this is a superb small museum ,unfortunately one of the buildings has no english translation on the labels whereas the other building did have translation.I was lucky to have someone who could translate for me

1  Thank jcGoodbones
Reviewed May 2, 2018

The exterior of the Museum looked awesome but alas it was under renovations. The only part we could see had only a small floor of ancient historic items. Wished we could have seen more....

1  Thank Lizette A
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