If you are sightseeing in Beijing, do remember to include the Beijing Capital Museum in your itinerary. Among the major tourist attractions in Beijing, this museum is located on the Guozijian Street.

The Museum houses a fine collection of cultural relics that can be classified into 21 broad categories. They include glassware, stone inscriptions, paintings, bronze/silver/bronze wares and a variety of silk fabrics. However, the most ubiquitous of all items are good quality porcelain wares designed in the most fascinating manner.

A good number of exhibitions have been hosted at the Museum ever since its inception. From history to folk customs, varied subjects have been explored through these regular exhibitions that attract many visitors from all walk of life. In fact, these events go a long way in making people understand China and the development of its culture over the years. The Beijing Capital Museum has also arranged exhibitions in countries like Singapore, Malaysia, Japan and USA over the years.

The best part about the Capital Museum is that you do not have to pay any entry fee to get into the premises. The temporary exhibitions are renewed constantly, and you will have wonderful time at the Capital Museum in Beijing.

Opening hours: 09:00 AM to 05:00 PM (Monday closed)
Address: 16 Fuxingmenwai Dajie, Xicheng District, Beijing
Information: 8610-6337 0491 or 8610-6337 0492
Price: Free