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Qing Dynasty and Republic of China Taoyuan Embroidery Works on Display

Source:Hunan gov
Updated:2021-03-19 17:34:21

The photo, taken on March 16, shows visitors viewing an exhibit at a Taoyuan embroidery exhibition. The embroideries on display date back to the Qing Dynasty (1644-1911) and the Republic of China (1912-1949). The exhibition, hosted by the Hunan Museum and Taoyuan County People's Government, kicked off on that day. It displays more than 170 pieces, or sets, of Taoyuan embroidery works in the Qing Dynasty and the Republic of China period, which were draw from public or private collections. It will open to the public free of charge until May 3. (Photo/Tian Chao, Long Wenyang, Hunan Daily)


Duration: March 16 to May 3, 2021

Venue: Special Exhibition Hall 1, First Floor, Hunan Museum

Ticket: free

Opening hours: from Tuesday to Sunday, 9:00-17:00 (last entry at 16:00)

The museum is closed on Monday (except statutory holidays).

Tel: 0731-84415833; 0731-84475933

Note: Visitors need to make an appointment via Hunan Museum’s official website or WeChat account.

Translator: Kuang Zhenzhen

Chinese source:; official WeChat account of Hunan Museum