The largest museum in China, the Palace Museum was the home of 24 different emperors and resides at the center of Beijing and the Forbidden city. With 70 halls and 9,000 rooms you will never feel that there is not enough to look at. This is truly a trip through history, and is a must see if you are visiting Beijing. Check out their website for an extensive virtual tour of their pieces which range from calligraphy to furniture. This may help you find out which parts of this huge museum you would most like to spend your time in as you certainly can't cover it all.
- Open Hours: Monday to Sunday from 08:30 AM to 04:30 PM
Attractions & Landmarks, Arts & Museums