Yunnan Nationalities Museum
( chinadaily.com.cn )
|[Photo from ynnmuseum.com]|
Adjoining Yunnan Ethnic Village by Dianchi Lake, Yunnan Nationalities Museum is about 9 kilometers from the downtown area. It displays the histories and cultures of ethnic minorities in Yunnan, as well as is the largest of its kind in Southeast Asia.
It has more than 10,000 collections, divided into 8 topics in 16 exhibition halls. The museum has significant value for both academic research and viewing.
Visitors can take bus No 24 or 44 to the museum. Taxi costs about 28 yuan ($4.6). It only takes a few minutes to walk from the Ethnic Village to the museum.