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Beijing Cultural Heritage Protection Center

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Address: Room 309, Building E, No.46, Fangjia Hutong, Andingmennei Dajie, Beijing, China
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The Beijing Cultural Heritage Protection Center (CHP) is an independent...

The Beijing Cultural Heritage Protection Center (CHP) is an independent Chinese NGO who supports communities to protect their cultural heritage throughout China. Our work is vital because China’s rapid development and social change is dramatically affecting its cultural landscape. CHP gives Chinese people a voice to protect the future of their past through capacity building, education, training, networking and support. Our belief is that people make change. CHP’s main focus areas are cultural heritage protection and civil society building, ethnic minority cultural revitalization and media mobilization. From cooking classes to heritage tours, informative discussions to hutong carnivals, CHP offers a wide range of events and activities.

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Dedicated people working hard to preserve real life culture.

Well-organised, high quality events provide insight to various aspects of Chinese culture.

Reviewed 15 November 2011
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Beijing
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Reviewed 15 November 2011

Well-organised, high quality events provide insight to various aspects of Chinese culture.

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New York City, New York
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Reviewed 14 November 2011

CHP isn’t for every visitor. If you need a pristine tourist center in a new “historic” building, forget it. This is a small organization that’s working to save the China some of us came to see. They aren’t anti-progress. They just don’t buy the idea that a great nation has to rip up its cultural fabric in order to modernize.... More 

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beijing
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Reviewed 5 September 2011

CHP is filled with great folks who are fun to talk to and very knowledgeable about their area of focus. There is much to learn from each and everyone there. I will definitely recommend this. Next time there's an event, count me in!

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1 Thank eric l
Beijing, China
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Reviewed 5 September 2011

For the two years spent working as an intern at CHP, I have come to personally appreciate all events the organization conducts to raise awareness in cultural heritage protection in Beijing and across China. Friendly CHP staff and volunteers are always happy to share with you cultural stories that make China a unique living heritage. Definitely check it out/drop by... More 

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Reviewed 1 September 2011

I spent a year at the Beijing Cultural Heritage Protection Centre and highly recommend it. CHP is doing amazing work raising awareness and preserving cultural heritage not only in Beijing but around China. Not only this, but the staff and volunteers behind CHP are dedicated, passionate, knowledgeable, and great people to be involved with if you ever have the opportunity!

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Perth, Australia
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Reviewed 14 August 2011

I volunteered with CHP as an Australian Youth Ambassador for Development during 2008, and returned in 2010 to collaborate again with CHP for my masters research, on their ethnic minority cultural heritage protection project work CHP offers both visitors to Beijing and local residents the opportunity stay informed and aware about China's heritage preservation hotspots and historical hutongs through local... More 

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Beijing
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Reviewed 10 August 2011

We were taught 3 traditional Beijing dishes from our teacher Sue. All were delicious and it was great to hear from her the history of Beijing cooking. Great!!

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