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Address: Middle of the river island, Huangbai River, Yiling District, Yichang 443100, China
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08:00 - 18:00
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Yichang's most interesting and unusual tourist attractions is the Chinese Sturgeon Museum. Set up by the Chinese Sturgeon Research Institute. The goal is to protect and preserve... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 12 May 2015

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 July 2015

We did this tour as we had time to spare in Yichang. Having done the sturgeon park in Washington State, this is a poor second. All the live sturgeon on show were kept in a really small pond or tank.

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ann arbor, MI
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2015

the highlight here are the chinese sturgeon. They are large and interesting if you like fish. There are other fish species here as well as well as a couple of alligators. They have you watch a ten minute film then walk around. All in all, good for about 30 minutes. This museum is a great example of Chinese government paranoia.... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 June 2015

An interesting place to learn about chinese sturgeon. Watch the video and look for the crocodile in the pond!

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 May 2015

Yichang's most interesting and unusual tourist attractions is the Chinese Sturgeon Museum. Set up by the Chinese Sturgeon Research Institute. The goal is to protect and preserve some of these rare species of fish. The museum not only showcases Chinese fish but also fish from Russia. The system of farming Sturgeon, preserving the ovaries, variety of fish from all corners... More 

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Loreauville, Louisiana
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2014

Destiny brought my friend and I to the Chinese Sturgeon Park. What began as a navigational error soon developed into an unforgettable experience. The shady stroll lead us to the cool green room with the most sturgeon I have every had the pleasure of sharing company with, both living and lovingly preserved. Continuing through tiled corridors, every step filled our... More 

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