A Century of Fashion: Hong Kong Cheongsam Story
The cheongsam exhibition at the Guangdong Museum tells the story of 20th century Hong Kong through a collection of 205 gowns. It reflects great progress in gender equality as more women in Hong Kong were getting educated and employed after the May Fourth Movement. The exhibition runs until July 17, 2018.
Asian Mediterranean - The Ceramic Trade in East Asia during the 13th and 14th Centuries
More than 300 cultural treasures unearthed from the 13th and 14th centuries are exhibited at the Guangdong Museum in Guangzhou, illustrating the prosperous ceramic trade in East Asia along the ancient maritime Silk Road. The exhibition runs until August 26, 2018.
Opening Hours: 9:00 - 17:00, closed on Mondays
Add.: No. 2 Zhujiang Dong Lu, Zhujiang New Town, Tianhe District, Guangzhou (广州市天河区珠江新城珠江东路2号)
Nearby metro station: Zhujiang New Town station, Line 3 or Line 5;
Bus: No.40, No.44, No.183, No.293, No.886, No.886A;
Admission: Free admission tickets can be obtained from the Ticket Office of Guangdong Museum from 8: 50 a.m. to 4 p.m. Valid ID is required for one person to get one ticket. Tickets are valid on the day of issue only.
A taste of Belgian author Georges Simenon’s life and works
The exhibition “Simenon, auteur belge à multi-facettes” presents an introduction to Simenon’s life and works, poster copies of over 30 movies adapted from Simenon’s novels, and many of Simenon’s books which are available to borrow.
Period: Until June 8, 2018
Venue: 8th Floor North, Multiculture Library, Guangzhou Library
Nearby metro station: Zhujiang New Town, Line 3 or 5