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Great Wall Museum (Chángchéng bówùguǎn)

Great Wall Museum (Chángchéng bówùguǎn) Review

Housed in a Qing Dynasty–style building past the First Gate Under Heaven, the Great Wall Museum has a diverting collection of historic photographs and cases full of military artifacts, including the fierce-looking weaponry used by attackers and defenders. There are some English captions.

    Contact Information

  • Address: South of First Gate Under Heaven, Diyiguan Lu, Shanhaiguan, 066200
  • Cost: Y50, includes admission to First Gate Under Heaven
  • Hours: Daily 7:30–4:30
  • Location: Shanhaiguan
Updated: 05-28-2013

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