Suzhou Museum

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  • Address: 204 Dongbei Street, Suzhou, Jiangsu, China
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  • Timings: 09:00 am - 05:00 pm Details
  • Phone: 512-67575666
  • Time Required: 02:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Art Museums, Museums, Educational Site, Performance, Family And Kids, Exhibition

Originally a site of the Mansion of Prince Zong, this museum was founded in 1960 and is dedicated to porcelains, relics of the revolution, most notably celadon, handicraft works, calligraphies and paintings of Ming and Qing Dynasties which define the history, art and culture of Suzhou and Yangtze delta.

Exhibition halls surrounded by the classical gardens give the structure of the Suzhou museum a distinct touch. Spread over 19000 square metres of area, it is broadly divided into Entrance, Great hall and museum garden area. There are more than 15000 exhibits distributed within 32 exhibition halls. A visit to this enormous museum is must for exploring the history of Suzhou and proves as a real treat to history, art and archaeology enthusiasts.

Suzhou Museum Travel Tips

  • Audio guide: CNY 30 for English, Japanese and French and CNY  20 for Chinese and Cantonese.
  • Free video shows- The Collections, The Prince Zhong’s Mansion of Taiping Heavenly Kingdom, The Story of I.M.Pei and the New Museum, Roaming around the Museum.

Suzhou Museum Hours

  • Last admission at 04.00 pm.
  • Free video shows timings:  09.15 am - 10.15 am; 11.00 am - 12.00 pm ; 01.15 pm - 02.15 pm ; 03.15 pm - 04.15 pm.

How to Reach Suzhou Museum

  • Tourist Line 2, bus no 5, 50, 55, 112, 178, 202, 262, 309, 518, 529, 811 or 923.

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  • Suzhou Museum Address: 204 Dongbei Street, Suzhou, Jiangsu, China
  • Suzhou Museum Contact Number: 512-67575666
  • Suzhou Museum Timing: 09:00 am - 05:00 pm
  • Best time to visit Suzhou Museum(preferred time): 09:00 am - 03:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Suzhou Museum: 02:00 Hrs
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  • 70.11% of people who visit Suzhou include Suzhou Museum in their plan

  • 88.89% of people start their Suzhou Museum visit around 09 AM - 10 AM

  • People usually take around 2 Hrs to see Suzhou Museum

Tuesday, Friday and Saturday

86.87% of people prefer walking in order to reach Suzhou Museum

People normally club together Humble Administrator's Garden Or Zhuo Zeng Yuan and Lion Grove Garden Or Shi Zi Lin while planning their visit to Suzhou Museum.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures

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