China Port Museum
China Port Museum in Ningbo, a national 4A scenic attraction. 4A is the second highest rating in China for scenic attractions in China. [Photo/VCG]
China Port Museum in Ningbo is a national 4A scenic attraction. 4A is the second highest rating in China for scenic attractions in China.
Founded in 1994, the museum, situtated in Ningbo's Beilun district, is the largest port-themed museum in the country, offering with functions of exhibitions, education, collections, scientific research, tourism,and international exchanges.
In April 2016, the State Council officially approved renaming the Ningbo Port Museum as the China Port Museum.
In September 2018, the China Museum Association designated it a national second-class museum.
The museum, with a floorage of 40,978 square meters, is divided into six parts to showcasing information about modern ports knowledge, port science, digital marine technologies, Beilun historical relics and underwater archaeology in China.
Currently, the museum is promoting the application of digital technologies and has launched online digital exhibitions, self-help tours, live lectures as well as a series of cultural and creative products.
The museum opens from 9:00-17:00 around a weekevery day except Monday. Visitors are not allowed to enter after 16:00.