Treasures of China

As part of an exciting cross-cultural exchange with Nanjing Museum, the second largest in China, Colchester Castle is staging an enlightening exhibition exploring the 8000-year history of Imperial China.

Jade suit from the tombs of Han Dynasty rulers © Nanjing Museum

Jade suit from the tombs of Han Dynasty rulers

With seventy artefacts on loan from Nanjing, including stunning examples of luxurious crafts and ornaments, this is an extremely rare opportunity to immerse yourself in ancient Chinese culture.


Venue details

Colchester Castle Castle Park, Colchester Essex C01 1TJ 01206 282939 www.cimuseums.org.uk/castle

Entry details

Free entry with National Art Pass (standard entry charge is £6.25)

Mon – Sat, 10am – 5pm
Sun, 11am – 5pm

Closed 24 – 27 Dec and 1 Jan