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Macao Museum, Macau

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Explore Macau's largest museum at Macao Museum, where exhibits tell a tale of many nationalities living together harmoniously and the culture this blend has created. The three-level building is actually located inside Monte Fortress, the oldest fort in Macau, and boasts more than 3,000 displays. Start on the first floor with history ranging from the Neolithic period to the mid-17th century. Popular art and traditional culture items cover the second floor, where you can discover traditional festivals, daily customs, and traditional professions of the area. End your tour on the third floor with a panorama of modern Macau as well as some literary works. A visit to Macao Museum represents just the start of the adventure when you use our Macau trip maker website to plot your vacation.
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  • The Macau Museum is a well appointed exhibit of local history through text, audio and video grams, actual physical displays of scaled boats, an old printing press, old carts; even several...  more »
  • This museum, besides being situated on a beautiful viewpoint, is interested and worth a trip if you want to see how the life in the old Portuguese enclave of Macau was. I enjoyed the history.  more »
  • Just up the hill overlooking the Ruins of St. Paul's, the Macao Museum is definitely worth an hour or two of your time to get an understanding of Macao's history! And the entry fee is less than U.S.....  more »
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  • Beautiful and famous museum in Macao. Photos allowed without flash, even if really crowded because it is very popular. It deserves a visit.
  • The Macao Museum, located in the historical Mount Fortress, is mainly about humanity and history, it has wonderful views of the city and over the sea to the mountains of Guangdong. Macao Museum is an important cultural institution in Macao, with prime focus on curating exhibitions and events showing the ordinary life and industries of Macao over the centuries
  • Excellent museum. Just beside ruins of st Paul church. Ticket price: 15 MOP Nice if you like museum and want to know history of Macau.
  • Small but very cool. You can see Chinese culture simply.
  • This is a great little museum - worth the 15HKD entry fee. And the garden on top of the fort is worth a visit too.

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