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Jinsha Site Museum, Chengdu
(4.1/5 based on 340+ reviews on the web)
Learn about the ancient culture that thrived here around 1000 BCE at Jinsha Site Museum, the site of an archeological dig and attached museum. Real estate developers discovered the long-lost city while digging here in 2001, with excavations retrieving around 6,000 artifacts and revealing 70 building positions. Find out about the political system, way of life, and beliefs of the ancient people as you view the large collection of precious objects, including masses of jade creations, stone statues, and golden masks. Put Jinsha Site Museum into our Chengdu family vacation planner to see other points of interest to visit during your vacation in Chengdu.
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  • We took Bus 83 from North Railway Station to this Interesting archaeological site and artifacts, dating back to 3000 years to the ancient Shu Kingdom. The displays are well laid out but lighting could...  more »
  • I had read mixed reviews, but I really enjoyed this place, the dig site was nice to see, but the museum was most interesting. I enjoyed seeing the gold, jade and bronze artifacts. Nice area to walk ar...  more »
  • I had been tipped by a friend to see the Jinsha museum, and it was worth the one hour drive from the city. I had never heard of the Shu people and it was a great learning experience for me. The ground...  more »
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