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Shandong Museum

No.11899 Jingshi Road, Jinan 250100, China
+86 531 8505 8201
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Modern showpiece with good exhibits

Shandong is one of the oldest regions of Chinese civilization so there's plenty to see at the... read more

Reviewed 22 June 2017
Barry L
New Orleans, Louisiana
An excellent free museum.

I had the pleasure of touring the Shandong Museum with some local friends. It is an impressive... read more

Reviewed 20 May 2017
New York City, New York
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No.11899 Jingshi Road, Jinan 250100, China
+86 531 8505 8201
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Reviewed 22 June 2017

Shandong is one of the oldest regions of Chinese civilization so there's plenty to see at the modern Shandong Museum. Although it's to the east of the city center, it's worth a trip to see the historical exhibits. Free entry certainly adds to the allure.

Thank Barry L
Reviewed 20 May 2017

I had the pleasure of touring the Shandong Museum with some local friends. It is an impressive venue with a very good collection of ancient artifacts from various periods. There are weapons, ceremonial items and utilitarian tools. Additionally, the museum houses a new African Savannah...More

Thank 80travelbug124
Reviewed 27 April 2017

This free museum holds hundreds of exquisite artifacts including bronzes, the clothing of royalty, ceramics, sculpture, calligraphy. One gallery shows prehistoric life in its exhibit. In addition to their fine permanent collection, they also have special exhibits.

Thank Z4094OWsusank
Reviewed 24 March 2017 via mobile

They have one of the best collections of Ming/Qing clothes in the world with gorgeous and well-preserved pieces from the Confucius family. The details are stunning. Also a great collection of Han stone tablets and items from the Stone and Bronze ages. The Longshan carved...More

Thank Lin H
Reviewed 21 May 2016 via mobile

Even if most of the objects didn't have a english translation, you could get an audio guide if you left a deposit. I recommend a visit here if you are in Jinan. Also the visit were free of charge.

1  Thank HansenIdaa
Reviewed 21 April 2016

Giang stairs on main entrance leding to floors full of History and great display of Shandongs past times. A must when in Jinan.

Thank José F
Reviewed 12 August 2015

Years ago we were at the old Shandong Museum, which, was NOTHING like this one! The museum showcases the history of the Shandong area from the Neolithic to more modern times. The exhibits are well designed, altho a bit short on English. They certainly deserve...More

1  Thank Travelingmaven
Reviewed 17 July 2015

really informative and nice place to visit and know about Sangdong, language can be a small problem but staff is very helpful, must visit the museum

Thank RaviSo1958
Reviewed 29 June 2015

We had a great time at this museum. We learned a lot about Jinan and China in general. It was worth the visit just to see the jade ceiling. We had an English Tour Guide who did an amazing job.

Thank LuvHaribo
Reviewed 19 November 2014 via mobile

Unfortunately I could only spend about 2 hours there but I could have easily spent a whole day. The exhibits span from about 5000BC to modern day. What an amazing collection of artifacts. I definitely recommend a visit. There is no entrance charges but make...More

1  Thank D_Hanshew
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