In National Museum of China is closing the hall to reconstruct at present, it is estimated and reopen in the first half of 2010.
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National Museum of China is that one takes history and art as the core, shows the comprehensive museum of Chinese nation s long cultural history systematically.
The museum collects the collection of the historical relic, archaeology, collects, studies, shows in one suit, have collected and reflected ancient times, modern times, precious historical relic of contemporary history in China systematically, and through holding standing basic display and many kinds of special display, show and propagate great historical process and brilliant culture of Chinese nation to the public outside China in an all-round way, introduce civilization and outstanding culture in the world. National Museum has already become the important place where the public s premium culture is enjoyed.
Countdown card since 1990s, Chinese Government will establish in main entrance, National Museum of China, meeting important count-down boarding of incident, to remind the public to meet the arrival of important historical juncture.
In order to meet Hong Kong, Chinese Government resume the exercise of sovereignty over Hong Kong in the count-down board On December 19, 1994, namely Sino-British joint statements were established when signed the tenth anniversary ago, stopped to zero hour on July 1, 1997 from this count-down board was unveiling.
In order to meet Macao, Chinese Government resume exercising sovereignty over Macao in the count-down board On May 5, 1998, namely the preparatory committee of the Macao Special Administrative Region was established on the same day and unveiled, stopped to zero hour on December 20, 1999 from this count-down board was unveiling.
Hold in Beijing in order to meet the 29th Olympic Games, after the Athens Olympics closes, Beijing enters Olympic cycle formally, BOCOG starts count-down board of Beijing 2008 Olympic Games at six o clock on the the afternoon of September 21, 2004 ,Beijing Olympic Games will open until August 8, 2008.