Hubei Provincial Museum, Wuhan

Currently Open
  • Address: No.156 Donghu Road, Wuchang District, Wuhan 430077, China
  • Timings: 09:00 am - 05:00 pm Details
  • Phone: +86-2786794127
  • Time Required: 01:30 Hrs
  • Tags: Museum, Family And Kids, Specialty Museum
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About Hubei Provincial Museum, Wuhan

One of the most famous museum in China, the Hubei Provincial Museum boasts over 200,000 exhibits. It has a vast array of collections such as pottery, porcelains, jade, bronze vessels, ancient weapons and musical instruments. About 812 of those cultural relics are listed first class and 16 of them are considered as national treasures. The museum comprises of 3 sections namely:

  • Chime bells Exhibition is where many relics such as ancient halberds, triangle-shaped swords called Shu, bamboo slips used for writing are kept. But perhaps the most important is a set of bronze bells of different sizes which can be used to play different notes. This enchanting music is played in the adjacent Music hall.
  • Culture Exhibition hall exhibits all the relics from the Chu (a state in the Spring and Autumn Period (770BC-476BC).
  • The comprehensive exhibition hall which is at present undergoing renovation.

Hubei Provincial Museum Ticket Prices

  • Museum entry free.
  • Chime bells performance: CNY 15

Hubei Provincial Museum Opening and Closing Hours

  • Chime bells performance at 11.00am and 4.00pm

How To reach Hubei Provincial Museum by Public Transport

By Bus

  • Lines: 14, 108, 402, 411, 552, 578, 701, 709 and get off at Sheng Bo Wu Guan (Provincial Museum).
  • Lines: 605, 709, 712 and get off at Huangli Road Station (opposite the Hubei Daily).

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