National Palace Museum facts for kids
|National Palace Museum|
|Established||October 10, 1925 in Beijing
12 November 1965 in Taipei
|Location||Shilin District, Taipei, Republic of China|
|Collection size||696,373 (as of December 2015)|
|Visitor figures||5,301,860 (2015)|
|Director||Feng Ming-chu (馮明珠)|
The National Palace Museum (traditional Chinese: 國立故宮博物院; simplified Chinese: 国立故宫博物院; pinyin: Guólì Gùgōng Bówùyuàn) is a museum in Shilin, Taipei, Republic of China. It is one of the national museums of the Republic of China. It has nearly 700,000 pieces of ancient Chinese artifacts and artworks. It is one of the largest museums in the world. Most things in the collection are high quality pieces collected by China's ancient emperors.
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