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Xinjiang Regional Museum (Qu Bowuguan)

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No.132 Xibei Road, Urumqi 830000, China
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Reviewed September 6, 2018

Many friends recommend the Xinjiang Regional Museum, there are display of the dry mummies. There are many locations in the Xinjiang desert area found the dry mummies without preservative. It is natural and it didn't like the mummy in Egypt. Amusing display and explanation. Must...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank hkgphilip
Reviewed August 27, 2018

The museum provided me with the information I needed about Urumqi and Xinjiang. It was very informative and I spend many hours there.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank annaishappy
Reviewed August 5, 2018

I had wanted to see this museum for a long time, especially to see the mummies. But, the museum had much more- all beautifully presented. A must see.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank mflickermd
Reviewed July 31, 2018 via mobile

The museum is not that big but nice exhibitions and good enough for strolling around. However, the museum souvenir shop has so many cute design stuff which I recommend for looking around if you plan to buy cute and creative souvenir.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Ltp_BKK
Reviewed July 1, 2018 via mobile

This museum is free to get in, but it has lots of interesting things. From ethics people in xinjiang and its culture to their land and also mummies. Very interesting and educational. Worth a visit.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank EastmeetsWestAB
Reviewed June 27, 2018 via mobile

I spent 3 hours in the museum. At the end of my trip, I saw several mummies here. They were well kept in the museum.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank rosan988
Reviewed May 25, 2018 via mobile

I recommend it to visit if you have a free day in Urumque. And there is no intrance fee. It representing all culture of Urumque, be ready to spend 3 hour.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Timur A
Reviewed May 16, 2018

The Museum is well organised with a wide variety of artefacts arranged meticulously. The mummies of an ancient era, some of them identified present an impressive display.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank SMH739
Reviewed March 14, 2018

Be surprised as to what you find in this private museum Silicified woods, rare Fergana horses, meteorites and most remarkable the horses paintings.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank 240jerry
Reviewed February 22, 2018

There many collection in this museum, historical relics, display of ancient corpses, exhibition relating to folk customs and 12 minorities that live in Xinjiang. There is just alot to see and information to digest. Everything was display beautifully and neatly.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank Cheeyang O
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