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First museum specializing on umbrellas in China

This museum is one of the several museums in the Gongchen Bridge district along the Grand Canal. It... read more

Reviewed August 28, 2016
autumncs
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Singapore, Singapore
Interesting

Very good information about the Umbrella some niece pieces of old history about the umbrella. There... read more

Reviewed May 25, 2016
Bob155042
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Saskatoon, Canada
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14 Aug 2018
“very interesting”
16 Jun 2017
“Fascinating”
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History Cultural Street, East of Gongchen Birdge, Hangzhou, China
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Reviewed August 14, 2018

the umbrella is an important accessory for Chinese and plays an important decor in chinese lifestyle. this museum introduces a nice historical walk around this item and I believe my family enjoyed the visit a lot

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Reviewed June 16, 2017

Who knew umbrellas could be so interesting! Well done. Also visit the other museums in the complex and the nearby Grand Canal Museum.

Thank Ann K
Reviewed August 28, 2016

This museum is one of the several museums in the Gongchen Bridge district along the Grand Canal. It showcases the history and culture of umbrellas around the world, especially in China, and is the first museum specializing on umbrellas in China. The museum is located...More

Thank autumncs
Reviewed May 25, 2016

Very good information about the Umbrella some niece pieces of old history about the umbrella. There are other history places in the same building can buy famous Chinese scissors.

Thank Bob155042
Reviewed September 13, 2015 via mobile

The museum is part of a complex on the North side of Hangzhou and worth a visit when walking the Grand Canal. There is a series of 7 buildings that make up this museum complex area that used to be industrial type warehouses. In the...More

1  Thank Kevin C
Reviewed June 22, 2015

Transport: Bus 591, get down 运河广场. Walk across the plaza or park, take water transport @ 拱宸桥 RMB 3, get down at 信义坊 stop. I have attached the schedule for you guys... plan yr time wisely. Not much visitors or even tour groups, probably it...More

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