Hunan Geological Museum Sees Summer Peak Season
The photo, taken on July 23, shows visitors at the Hunan Geological Museum, Changsha. As of that day, the total number of visitors has exceeded 210,000, since its opening on April 20 this year. The average daily visits reached 3,164 during the summer vacation. (Photo/Xu Xing, Hunan Daily)
Facing pressure from the increasing number of visitors, the museum has taken many measures to create a safe and orderly environment during the summer vacation, including:
1.The museum has adjusted its closing time from 16:00 to 17:00;
2.The museum has improved its ticketing system, allowing visitors to enter into the museum by scanning a QR code;
3.The museum has improved its tour route guide signs; and,
4.The museum has added baby care rooms.
Opening hours: 9:00 – 17:00 (July, August, and September); 9:00-16:00 (rest of the year) from Wednesday to Sunday. Closed on Monday and Tuesday, and Chinese Spring Festival Eve.
Free admission with valid identification certificates.
Address: No.49, Shanmuchong Road (W), Tianxin District, Changsha
How to get there:
Bus: Take bus No. 105 or 915 to the Hunan Cultural Department (Sheng Wen Hua Ting) stop, or Hunan Art Center (Sheng Yi Shu Guan) stop.
Metro: Take Changsha Metro Line 1 to the Hunan Provincial Government (Sheng Zheng Fu) Station