Trip Planner:   Asia  /  China  /  Guangdong  /  Guangzhou  /  Museums  /  Guangdong Museum

Guangdong Museum, Guangzhou

(240 reviews on the web)
Specialty Museum Museum
Dive into the history and culture of Guangdong at Guangdong Museum. The museum offers a fascinating juxtaposition of modern architecture on the outside, with a traditional Chinese interior design. The design represents an ancient openwork container which protects many local treasures. Inside, you’ll find exhibits of exquisite ceramics, paintings, calligraphy, bronze and woodcarvings. Numerous interactive displays aim to keep young children entertained. During busy periods, the museum staff may limit the duration of visits. To visit Guangdong Museum and get the most from your holiday in Guangzhou, create itinerary details personal to you using our Guangzhou vacation builder.
Create a full Guangzhou itinerary
map

Plan your trip to Guangzhou

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Plans in Guangzhou by other users

3 days in Guangzhou BY A USER FROM HONG KONG July, relaxing, romantic, shopping, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, relaxing, romantic, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 5 days in Guangzhou BY A USER FROM MALAYSIA August, popular PREFERENCES: August ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 4 days in Guangzhou BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, popular PREFERENCES: June ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 22 days in China BY A USER FROM PHILIPPINES February, popular PREFERENCES: February ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 19 days in China BY A USER FROM SINGAPORE October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 18 days in China BY A USER FROM CANADA September, popular PREFERENCES: September ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 5 days in Guangzhou BY A USER FROM INDIA July, romantic, historic sites, museums, popular PREFERENCES: July, romantic, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 11 days in Guangzhou BY A USER FROM CANADA September, beaches, hidden gems PREFERENCES: September, beaches ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 11 days in Guangzhou BY A USER FROM CANADA September, romantic, popular PREFERENCES: September, romantic ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 11 days in Guangzhou BY A USER FROM CANADA September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, hidden gems PREFERENCES: September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 1 day in Guangzhou BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES April, popular PREFERENCES: April ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 8 days in China BY A USER FROM PHILIPPINES November, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: November, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium
View more plans
Reviews
TripAdvisor
  • A very nice and good museum, and worth a visit when in town. Do not forget an identity car/passport and you will get a free entry..... Most exhibitions also have a sometimes limited) explanation in En...  more »
  • We had about half a day to spare so we went to take in this museum which is located in the middle of the Guangzhou business district, just on top of the Guangzhou Opera/Theater APM stop. For some reas...  more »
  • Our son is Dino mad, and if you show your passport you get free entry, a win for shoestring travellers like us! The dinosaur display is not huge, but good nonetheless. 10-20 skeletons, mainly found in...  more »
Google
  • It was a nice museum. Mostly in Chinese, so bring a mobile translator. Had a great day.
  • One if the amazing places in Guangzhou to visit. Had a lot of things to see. Loved this place 😍 . Personally, i was more interested in the fossils . Hope you enjoy! 😉
  • So impressive. Great items on display and it's FREE! I spent 4 hours here. Bring your passport for admission.
  • Project pearl river bilingual education and technology, science traditional medicine & multiple media outlets connect to ishinetradeuk bury road electronic child abuse project with dead victims copy death certificate from pearl river
  • In a huge building there was only one good exhibit, so a typically not-so-good Chinese museum. Gotta have your passport on you to enter if you're a foreigner, not really worth the trouble.