We went here at Aug. 22, 2017.
And my wife went again April. 12, 2019.
About and Location
Kunming museum is Iocated at No.93 Tuodong Road, Kunming, Yunnan Province in China.
It covers an area of 20,000 square meters, and the building area is about 17,000 square meters. this museum is a local onewith comprehensive functions.
Kunming museum opened to public in September 1997.
It preserves over 20,000 pieces of collections, containing anirualfossils, ancient human fossils, stone wares, bronze wares, paintings and calligraphy, porcelains, minority relics and articles in modern times.
Currently, the museum has 6 basic exhibits.
- Dinosaurs Fossil
- Dianchi Area bronze Culture Exhibition
- Sutra Pillar of the Ksitigarbha Temple
- Kunming Flying tigers Museum
- Exibition of Yunnan Fans Masterpieces in Qing Dynasty
- Exibition of Blue and White Porcelains Folk Kiln in Ming Dynasty
In addition, Kunming museum introduces more than 20 temporary exhibitions every year.
This aimes at bringing in art, culture, and relics articles abroad and home, and paintings, calligraphy, and folk handcraft in Yunnan province.
Kunming museum becomes a platform for culture exchange, a window about learning history, a place recalling past times for people.
Kunming museum is patriotism education base and public popular science base in Yunnan province.
In 2002, Ministry of Personnel and State Cultural Relics Bureau jointly awarded this museum “Advanced Unit under Relics Bureau”.