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Museum will preserve site of ‘earliest China’

The construction of a museum on a cultural heritage site with more than 3,500 years of history, often referred to as “the earliest China”, began on Sunday in the city of Luoyang in central Henan province. The Erlitou site, named after its surrounding village, was discovered in 1959 and was later found to be the […]

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Museum adds thousands of artifacts

The Palace Museum in Beijing, also known as the Forbidden City, said on Wednesday it has added about 55,000 cultural artifacts to its inventory, some found in storage and others uncovered while renovating a kitchen.

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Met will display Qin, Han treasures

The Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York will soon unveil a major loan exhibition of ancient Chinese art never before seen in the West.

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Museum wedding honors past

Claudia and Chris Chuang entered their wedding ceremony at the Asian Art Museum in San Francisco in bright-red, flowing robes. They were followed by similarly attired groomsmen hoisting banners bearing the couple’s family names written in Chinese seal script style.

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Museum highlights germ warfare

A new museum in Harbin that explores the Japanese army’s notorious human experiments in the development of germ warfare in China during World War II has opened to the public.

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Sticking it to the selfie stick as museums ban

Museums in China are already doing it, and some museums in the United States have done it or are considering it: banning the selfie stick.

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