Very complete museum detailing Chinese culture and history

Gu Gong (The Palace Museum) is a very complete museum detailing Chinese culture and history. It is located within the Forbidden City, which was a royal site for both the Ming and Qing dynasties. There are over 700,000 relics from the Qing dynasty and over a million pieces of artwork.

Gu Gong (The Palace Museum) is China’s largest museum. Not only is it full of China’s treasures, the building itself is a fascinating piece of architecture. While it is not the same palace that the Ming emperor built, it is an impressive structure.

Gu Gong (The Palace Museum)
Jingshanqian Street, Dongcheng District, Beijing

Phone: 86-10-85007422, 85007421

Categories: Specialty museum, History museum, Art museum, Museum complex

Price: Cost money

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