About Guangdong Museum

The Guangdong Museum is one of four major cultural landmark buildings in the Pearl River New Town of Guangzhou. The collection is housed in this five-storey museum. From 1959 to 2003, the museum was at the People’s Government of Guangdong Province. A new building for Guangdong Museum started to welcome visitors in 2010. It looks like a fragile antique container of treasures. There are permanent as well as temporary exhibitions showcasing the Guangdong history and culture, 

Must See

  • Ceramics.
  • Painting and calligraphy.
  • The segment on Chinese-made fan exhibits is truly amazing. 
  •  Bronze.
  •  Woodcarving.
  •  Duan inkstone.
  •  Precious stone.
  •  Paleobiological fossil.

How to reach

Metro: Line 3 and Line 5  
Bus: No.40, No.44, No.183, No.293, No.886, No.886A



  • Small items (less than 45cm×50cm×40cm) can be stored in the left-luggage room. 
  • Free admission tickets can be ontained at the ticket office from 8:50 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.  Every person  needs a valid Id to get one ticket. Tickets are only valid only on the day of issuance.
  • An adult can accompany a child under 1.2 m without tickets.
  • Reserve tickets via the telephone 3 days in advance for groups. If tickets are not claimed on time, they will be cancelled
  • The museum's daily ticket issuance quota is 5,000.
  • Leaflets on exhibitions and activities are free. The audio guide tour, interpretation tour, souvenir and books etc. are fee-based services.

Visit Time

Sunday:          9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Monday:         Closed

Tuesday:         9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Wednesday:    9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Thursday:        9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Friday:             9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Saturday:         9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

* Last entry is at 4:00 p.m.

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Waiting Time

10 to 20 minutes for tickets


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Entrance Fee



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Time you can spend

2 to 3 hours


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