Beijing Man Site Museum
Museum type :
Art and History Museum

Established in :
1987

Holidays :
None

Visiting Hours :
8:30 - 17:00

Contact No :
86-10-69301454

Location :
Beijing City,Fangshan District , China

Display Objects :

Beijing Man left several tens of thousands of Paleolithic stone tools behind him in this and neighboring caves, made in many shapes and from many types of stone. These can be seen in the exhibition cases of the museum.




Description :

  • Beijing Man Museum, is situated in the village of Zhoukoudian near Beijing, where the 1921 discovery of Peking , based on the surface find of a molar, created a sensation when it was first discovered, since it was not only the first example of a prehistoric humanoid find in China, but the first such find in all of Asia.