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Explore rich cultural heritage of Huangpu district's museums

Updated : 2024-05-15

May 18 is International Museum Day, and Huangpu district has nurtured many museums replete with history and culture.

The Revolution of 1911 Memorial Museum showcases the life of Sun Yat-sen and the history of the 1911 Revolution, allowing visitors to understand the pivotal moments of this dramatic historical episode.


Memorial Museum of the former site of Whampoa Military Academy. [Photo/WeChat account: gh_ce3bb2268796]

Meanwhile, the Memorial Museum of the former site of Whampoa Military Academy, as a unique museum dedicated to preserving the historical and cultural buildings of Whampoa Military Academy, displays the glorious development of the academy.

In terms of lifestyle and culture, the Guangdong Herbal Tea Museum exhibits the historical evolution and inheritance of herbal tea culture in different regions, offering visitors a deep insight into the unique charm of Guangdong herbal tea.


Guangdong Huanya Beauty and Cosmetics Museum. [Photo/WeChat account: gh_ce3bb2268796]

The Guangdong Huanya Beauty and Cosmetics Museum showcases the evolution of Chinese cosmetics, presenting the representative cosmetics and tools from different periods, and demonstrating the strong heritage and unique charm of Chinese cosmetics culture.


Guangzhou Maritime Museum. [Photo/WeChat account: gh_ce3bb2268796]

In the realm of art history, Guangzhou Maritime Museum showcases the historical features of Guangzhou during the Tang and Song dynasties (618-1279) and its connection to the Maritime Silk Road, presenting the historical prosperity, commercial flourishing, and cultural integration of Guangzhou 1,000 years ago.

The Guangzhou Hao Pu Art Museum showcases precious collections such as ancient painted pottery, using modern technology to provide audiences with a more vivid and immersive experience.

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