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This museum is done really well and has comprehensive exhibits detailing the history and culture of the Naxi people. We also had a guide which helped even more to get the detail and information. Well set out and very worth a visit.
It's amazing to learn that the Dongba have a pictographic language of >2000 characters--and to see many documents in that language, with comparisons to others. However, one is left with very diffuse impressions of Dongba culture and life
This museum is inside the Jade Dragon lake and is definitely worth visiting if you are interested in learning more about local culture. It is well curated and there are a lot of English translations. This museum explains about the lives and history of the...More
This is a small museum but it took our breath away when we walked in as it is very well designed and the exhibits exquisitely presented. Entrance is free and there is a sort of gift shop but the selection wass not very big when...More
This small museum presents the local culture - Naxi People. Dongba seems to refer to the religious leaders. Dress and decorative and useful artifacts are displayed and described in English. But the most interesting for me was the pictographic written language that is still in...More