Explore the rich culture while visiting the many attractions Ningbo is replete with. These cultural attractions are suitable for all ages and can prove to make your trip to Ningbo a fruitful one. Be it historic monuments or cultural performances, cultural attractions somehow steal the show of the other attractions and things to do in Ningbo.
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No.5 Tianyi Street, Haizhu District, Ningbo315000, China
08:00 am - 05:30 pm
This is the oldest private library in China. It has about 300,000 books in its collection. Many of them are rare. The Library was founded by Fan Quin during the heydays of the Ming dynasty. In Chinese Alchemy, the word “tianyi” is related to water. This place was titled this way in order to protect it from fire. Built on the banks of th...
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No.22 Xianxue Street, Haishu District, Ningbo315010, China
08:00 am - 06:00 pm
This is one of the largest existing temples in China. Situated in the downtown area, this monument has been conserved by the municipal corporation of the city. The temple was built during the reign of the Ming Dynasty. Especially the arches are peculiar to this style of architecture. Now the temple premises are known for its market area as well.
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Tiantong Country, Yinzhou District, Ningbo315000, China
08:00 am - 06:30 pm
This is a mountain temple situated 25 kms to the east of Ningbo. It is the no.2 mountain amongst the Five Chinese Zen Buddhist School Mountains. The temple occupies a space of 58000 square metres. In the premises, there are 20 ancient buildings and 760 rooms. The temple lies in the National Forest Park Area and is therefore surrounded by thick wood...
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Ningbo Museum 1000# Shounan Middle st.,YinzhouNingbo,Zhejiang
09:00 am - 04:00 pm
This is a museum of history and culture. It focuses upon the Nigbo area particularly. Souvenirs of Ningbo’s traditional customs have been preserved here. The theme of the designs is mountains and oceans. That is because the East China Sea has played a huge role in the history and culture of Ningbo. The whole building is shaped like a mountain...
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Cangqiao Street, Haishu District, Ningbo315010, China
It is a huge crescent-shaped lake located right in the middle of the city. It is surrounded by gardens and high-rise buildings. It’s a good place to rest if you want to take a break from roaming the city. You can lay yourself on the lawn or take a walk along the lake. There are enough activities in the premises to keep you and your family eng...
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BaotongMinglun Village, Wuxiang Town, Yinzhou District, Ningbo 315112, China
06:00 am - 04:00 pm
This is an ancient prayer place that is located about 12 miles to the east of Ningbo. It is the only remaining temple named after the name of the Indian King- Asoka. The temple is built at the foot of the Luhua Peak of the Taibai Mountains. These are one of the most important Buddhist Mountains in China. This place is very calm and scenic. It provi...
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Anshang Village, Jiangbei District, Ningbo315000, China
09:00 am - 04:30 pm
This is an old temple that is one of the cultural relic spots in China. Originally built during the reign of the Eastern Han Dynasty, this structure has gone through various architectural changes and has evolved with time. It is one of the oldest wooden structures in the whole of Southern China. At the entrance stand two strong pillars with Buddhis...
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No.183 Baizhang Road, JiangdongDistrict,Ningbo 315040, China
08:00 am - 06:00 pm
This is a Zen Buddhist Temple in Ningbo. It is also called the Qita Temple. Duting the reign of the Qing dynasty, they built seven pagodas at the entrance of the temple, hence the name- Seven-Pagoda Temple. Once you enter through the thick gates and walk into the stone-walled courtyard, you will feel the hustle and bustle of the city fading away. T...
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No.6 Renmin Road, Jiangbei District, Ningbo315031, China
08:30 am - 04:30 pm
This is an ancient walled town that dates back to the 8th century. It is renowned for its artefacts. Traditional art forms and architecture of the olden times have been preserved here. The indigenous artists are encouraged to exhibit their products here. Some of them have settled here. When you roam this place, you will feel like you have been tran...
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No.195 Waima Road, JiangdongDistrict,Ningbo 315040, China
12:01 am - 12:00 am
This is an art museum. The exhibitions are deal with history, geography, culture and architecture. There are models of the Ningbo city that have been explained through multi-lingual descriptions. Miniatures explain the bygone culture and traditions of the town. The museum also focuses on the future and upcoming urban development. Futuristic models ...