Learn more about Museum of Chinese Characters

Since China is one of the earliest cradle of human civilization, Chinese characters are surely among the most ancient ones in the world. That’s the reason why China built Museum of Chinese Characters in Anyang City of Henan Province last minute China travel deals.

With the theme of Chinese character, the museum wants to preserve China’s traditional cultural inheritance and make enough room for protection of cultural investigation of aged Chinese civilization.

Location of Museum of Chinese Characters

The Museum of Chinese Characters is situated at Anyang City Student tours to China, in the north of Henan Province in which the oracle script, China’s earliest inscriptions on tortoise shells and bones dating back to more than 3,000 years, was discovered in 1899.


The museum presents the unfolding of Chinese characters since old times, shows cultural property, comprising stone inscriptions, bronze vessels of the Shang and Zhou Dynasties, Chinese ancient coins, seal engraving, silk and writing bamboo, and calligraphy work of individual dynasties.

In addition to Chinese characters, which are widely used by most Chinese, the museum China Photo Tour also houses items including more than 40 other types of written languages used by China’s other minority, comprising the Tibetan, Kazak and Uygur.

In the exhibition hall, covering 34,500 square meters, school textbooks written in minority ethnic groups languages, such as Li and Tujia are displayed.

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