China Customs Museum



China customs museum is a national industrial museum directly under the general administration of customs of the People's Republic of China. It is located at No. 6 jianguo mennei street, Dongcheng district, Beijing. It is adjacent to the ancient observatory in the east, the office building of the general administration of customs in the west, east chang 'an street in the north and liuguan hutong in the south.

The museum is equipped with offices, personnel protection department, collection management department, display and exhibition department and other departments, which have the functions of customs cultural relics collection and protection, customs culture display and exchange, customs history research, patriotism and customs vocational quality education. In April 2002, the leading party group of the general administration of customs made a major decision to construct the China customs museum. On March 28, 2010, construction officially started in Beijing. On September 29, 2013, the museum was opened to the internal customs system. The main exhibition area of the museum covers an area of about 8,000 square meters. The exhibition is basically located on the first and second floors of the main exhibition area, including three parts: ancient customs, modern customs and modern customs. The special exhibition hall and temporary exhibition hall are located on the ground floor. In addition, there is "customs 902" boat exhibition hall.



The China customs museum now has a collection of more than 32,000 pieces, including more than 13,000 pieces of real objects and more than 5,000 photos, covering important customs relics from the warring states period to modern times. Both "off" the word eaves tiles, guangdong customs juryo pieces of silver, "the lighthouse figure in China" in 1894, large dragon, total pouch used by the tax department hurd, li hongzhang inscribed "JinHai new off" wooden plaque historical relics such as customs, also have the new China's first director of the general administration of customs decree, witness "customs 902" boat of speech xiaoping southern contemporary customs such as cultural relics, and the customs seized the 11th century guanyin stands resemble, the warring states period, bronze sword, snow leopard, specimens, the northeast tiger smuggled goods.