Beijing Museum Tour by Subway - Three museums
Join a local guide for a unique tour of Beijing's museums that highlight the city's history,culture and future.Visit three of the best museums in Beijing City,including the National Museum,The Beijing Planning Exhibition Hall and The Capital Museum.
The tour starts with hotel pickup at approximately 9:00am. Head first to the National Museum by subway. The National Museum, which sits to the east of Tian'anmen Square. It was built on the basis of the former Museum of Chinese History and the former Museum of Chinese Revolution, being the most inclusive museum of time-honored Chinese culture and history in the country. After four year's renovation and expansion, the new National Museum reopened in March, 2011 ranks among the largest modern museums in the world.It is devoted to display of treasured collections in form of various thematic exhibitions, such as the Arts of bronze, porcelain, jade, Chinese calligraphy and paintings, Buddhist statues, Ming & Qing furniture, coins, etc in ancient China Then a 10 minutes walk along the Tian'anmen Square,you will arrive at the Beijing Planning Exhibition Hall.The Beijing Planning Exhibition Hall introduces the long history of the immortal city Beijing. Showcasing the achievements of the Beijing urban planning construction as well as the splendid future of Beijing city development.The highlight is a massive scale model of the city, which takes up an entire floor.Then ,you are going to have local Chinese food for lunch along the Qianmen Food Street. Chinese food owning a long history has varieties of genres and featured styles. Enjoy your tasty meal. Afterwards, head to Capital Museum by Subway. The former Capital Museum, which was located in the Confucius Temple, started its planning stage in 1953 and formally opened to the general public in 1981.The new complex of the Capital Museum commenced its construction in December 2001.The construction of the museum itself is an architectural artwork integrating both classical and modern beauty.