National Museum of China
The National Museum of the People’s Republic of China is located on the East side of Tiananmen Square which was formerly called the Museum of Chinese History and Museum of Chinese Revolution. It is 313 meters long, 149 meters wide and 40 meters high, covering an area of 69,000 square Meters.
The building was one of the “Ten Great Constructions” completed for the 10th Anniversary of the People’s Republic of China in 1959.
After four years’ Renovation and Expansion, the New National Museum Reopened on Apr. 1st, 2011 Which is the largest Museum in the world.