About National Tea Museum

Set in China's scenic Longjing Village and surrounded with beautiful fragrant tea plantations, visit the China National Tea Museum in Hangzhou for a detailed look into China's favourite and iconic beverage. It's the only national museum themed on tea in the entire China mainland and covers more than 5 acres, surrounded entirely by tea plantations with no outer walls. The museum delves into the history of tea right all the way up to the customs and traditions of tea drinking and serving. Get a first-hand peek into China's rich tea culture within the beautiful traditional architecture of the buildings and captivating halls within the museum.

Must See

  • Tea Customs Hall
  • Tea Collection Hall
  • Tea History Hall
  • Tea Information Hall
  • Tea Sets Hall

How to reach

Take bus 27 or 87 and get off at Shuangfeng Station.

Tips

  • Exhibitions are presented both in Chinese and English.    
  • The best times for visiting the museum is in the spring and autumn.
  • Do try the green, black and flower teas!
  • A digital earpiece can be collected on arrival for more information on all the teas.
  • Outside eatables are not allowed.
  • Wheelchair assistance provided.
  • Not suitable for younger kids.
  • Credit cards are accepted at the venue.

Visit Time

Sunday:       08:30 a.m. to 04:15 p.m.

Monday:       08:30 a.m. to 04:15 p.m.

Tuesday:      08:30 a.m. to 04:15 p.m.

Wednesday: 08:30 a.m. to 04:15 p.m.

Thursday      08:30 a.m. to 04:15 p.m.

Friday           08:30 a.m. to 04:15 p.m.

Saturday       08:30 a.m. to 04:15 p.m.

The museum is always closed on Monday. The museum is open on public holidays.

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Entrance Fee

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Time you can spend

2 to 3 hours

 

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Weather

Scattered Clouds 20.51°C

 

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