Western Han Nanyue Kings Tomb Museum, Guangzhou

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  • Address: No.867 Jiefang North Road, Yuexiu District, Guangzhou 510030, China
  • Timings: 09:00 am - 05:30 pm Details
  • Phone: 020-36182920
  • Ticket Price: 12 CNY
  • Time Required: 02:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Museum, Family And Kids, Tomb, Specialty Museum
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About Western Han Nanyue Kings Tomb Museum, Guangzhou

Found on Jiefang Bei Road, Guangzhou, the Western Han Dynasty Nanyue King Mausoleum Museum is the most seasoned and biggest Han tomb with the most funerary protests in Lingnan (South of the Nanling Mountain) Area. It is considered as the 80 renowned worldwide museums amongst others on the planet. The total areas it covers 14,000 square meters (150, 699.6 square feet) with 10 display lobbies. Shrouded of more than 20 meters (65.6 feet) underground, the tomb is made up of 750 gigantic stones with brilliant paintings. There are over 1,000 bits of social relics, bronze ware and terra cotta ware specifically, emphasizes the Yue Culture of south China (Nanyue Culture). The actual possessor of the tomb is the second lord, Zhao Mei of Nanyue State of the Western Han Dynasty (206 B.C.-24 A.D.). The tomb also reflects that hints of focal Chinese society, the Chu society of south China, the Bashu society of southwest China, the Hun society from the northern field, and even outside societies. In spite of the fact that jade pieces of clothing with pieces joined by gold, silver, or copper are not exceptional, this article of clothing with jade pieces associated by silk is the one and only of its thoughtful in the world.

Foreign articles exhumed in the mausoleum demonstrate that Guangzhou was an old Marine Silk Road beginning stage. Case in point, there are five African elephant trunks, a silver box emphasizing Western Asian silver wares, and bronze incense burners and frankincense from Southeast Asia. Also, visit the popular attractions in the city by following Guangzhou itinerary 3 days.

How To reach Western Han Nanyue Kings Tomb Museum by Public Transport

  • Subway Line 2 to Yuexiu Park and get out at exit E.
  • Take bus 5, 7, 33, 189, 21, 108, 110 etc.

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