This is a museum of cultural development. It houses a collection of about 180,000 objects that act as souvenirs in the evolutionary span of Hunan’s culture. It stretches over 50,000 square metres of land. This place is not crowded and will let a history enthusiast contemplate in peace. The museum itself is a majestic building made of marble and granite.You have to go through a stone passage that acts as an entrance. Those disinterested in museums have raved about this one. It is a must-visit in Changsha. Highlights include:
- Cultural relics
- A Plain Gauze Garment that acts as a proof that the Hans Dynasty (206-220BC) had a very advanced textile technology
- The Mawangdui Han tombs
- The mummy of Lady Dai
Hunan Provincial Museum Travel Tips
- Hire a tourist guide to give a context to this trip.
- Tickets Timing: 8:45 am - 4:00 pm.
How to Reach Hunan Provincial Museum
- Bus: 113, 131, 112, 136, 146, 150 @ Changsha Town Centre
- Big Cupboard (Dongfenglu)
- SiJi Yu Pin Lao
- City Sports Grill
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36.21% of people who visit Changsha include Hunan Provincial Museum in their plan
09 AM - 10 AM
76.19% of people start their Hunan Provincial Museum visit around 09 AM - 10 AM
People usually take around 2 Hrs to see Hunan Provincial Museum
95% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Hunan Provincial Museum