Macao Museum

All Exhibitions

Current Exhibitions 2021-07-03 ~ 2021-10-03

Return to the Education with Love – Exhibition of Historical Objects of Escola Stella Matutina

地點 Exhibition Gallery, 3rd floor of Macao Museum

“Return to the Education with Love – Exhibition of Historical Objects of Escola Stella Matutina” brings together objects of Escola Stella Matutina in former days, providing a glimpse of campus life in the past and bearing emotions and memories that the alumni have never forgotten.  The exhibition is divided into four sections, namely “Campus Relics”, “Garden of Learning”, “Traces of Youth” and “Essence of Love”, which introduces the former buildings of Escola Stella Matutina...

Past Exhibitions 2020-09-26 ~ 2021-05-30

Memory of the Past – Exhibition of the Macao Museum Postcards Collection

地點 Exhibition Gallery, 3rd floor of Macao Museum
時間 Tuesday to Sunday, 10am to 6pm (last entry at 5:30pm)
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Since the world’s first-ever postcard appeared in 1869, travellers from around the world have started to send postcards to their beloved ones to express their feelings and share what they have seen during their journeys. Postcards, as a new medium, not only initiate a new mode of emotional com...

Past Exhibitions 2019-12-28 ~ 2020-09-06

A Pearl of the Sea — Exhibition of Macao's Urban Evolution

地點 Exhibition Gallery, 3rd floor of Macao Museum
時間 Tuesday to Sunday, 10am to 6pm (last entry at 5:30pm)
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Since Macao returned to the mother country in 1999, Macao has acquired solid support and earned great achievements in urban development in the last two decades. Urban functions of Macao have been improving since many infrastructure construction projects were completed. Through piers, sea-crossing br...

Past Exhibitions 2019-06-15 ~ 2019-10-06

Reminiscences of the Silk Road - Exhibition of Cultural Relics of the Western Xia Dynasty

地點 Exhibition Gallery, 3rd floor of Macao Museum
時間 Tuesday to Sunday, 10am to 6pm (last entry at 5:30pm)
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Western Xia was founded in 1038, east to the Hexi Corridor stretch of the Silk Road. In its heyday, the territory of Western Xia covered what are now the entire Ningxia Hui Autonomous Region, part of Gansu Province, Qinghai Province, Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region and Shaanxi Province, and was sai...

Past Exhibitions 2018-09-29 ~ 2019-02-24

Assemblage of Treasures ─ Exhibition of the Macao Museum Collection for Celebration of the 20th Anni

地點 Exhibition Gallery, 3rd floor of Macao Museum
時間 Tuesday to Sunday, 10am to 6pm (last entry at 5:30pm)
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The Macao Museum was established in 1998. We embrace its 20th anniversary this year. For a long time, we have been offering a platform to exhibit the unique cultural encounter between East and West and have organized many large-scaled exhibitions, including “From Versailles to the Forbidden Ci...

Past Exhibitions 2018-04-18 ~ 2018-07-31

Treasure from the Deep Sea - Exhibition of Underwater Archaeological Relics of the Nanhai No. 1

地點 Exhibition Gallery, 3rd floor of Macao Museum
時間 Tuesday to Sunday, 10am to 6pm (last entry at 5:30pm)
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Nanhai No.1 shipwreck is the world’s existing richest and fullest aggregate of artifacts that reflect the culture of the Maritime Silk Routes. According to the site of its sinking and the characteristics of its artifacts, Nanhai No.1 was a civilian trade ship that set sail from Quanzhou Port d...

Past Exhibitions 2017-10-27 ~ 2018-02-24

The Memorable Time - The Traditional Handicraft Industries of Macao

地點 Exhibition Gallery, 3rd floor of Macao Museum
時間 Tuesday to Sunday, 10am to 6pm (last entry at 5:30pm)
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Since becoming an open port in the 16th century, Macao developed from a small fishing village to a small city, with lots of different industries emerging, such as the incense, firecracker and match handicraft industries. Due to external market demand and the favourable conditions of the then socio-e...

Past Exhibitions 2017-03-24 ~ 2017-08-19

Story of Cannon making — Children Experience Exhibition

地點 Exhibition Gallery, 3rd floor of Macao Museum
時間 Tuesday to Sunday, 10am to 6pm (last entry at 5:30pm)
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This exhibition is based on the history of cannons. It provides an educational area using colourful and lively ways of display. By means of game playing as well as interactive teaching, it aims at providing an interesting learning environment for children of 3 to 8 years old. Children are able to ex...

Past Exhibitions 2016-05-26 ~ 2016-11-26

The Enchanting Red Boat – An Episode of the Cantonese Opera Culture

地點 Exhibition Gallery, 3rd floor of Macao Museum
時間 Tuesday to Sunday, 10am to 6pm (last entry at 5:30pm)
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Cantonese Opera is a popular type of performing art in Macao and the Pearl River Delta region in Guangdong Province. It originated in the late Ming and early Qing Dynasty and flourished in the late Qing Dynasty. The early 20th century can be viewed as the golden age of Cantonese Opera, when vocal te...

Past Exhibitions 2015-09-25 ~ 2016-01-09

Notable Couple – Artefacts from Sun Wan, Dr. Sun Yat-sen’s Second Daughter, and her Husband, Tai Ens

地點 Exhibition Gallery, 3rd floor of Macao Museum
時間 Tuesday to Sunday, 10am to 6pm (last entry at 5:30pm)
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This exhibition brings together collections from five museums in Guangdong, Hong Kong and Macao, namely the Shenzhen Museum, the Hong Kong Museum of History, the Macao Museum, the Guangdong Museum of Revolutionary History, and the Memorial Museum of Generalissimo Sun Yat-sen’s Mansion. Showcas...

Past Exhibitions 2015-08-31 ~ 2015-10-03

Exhibition to Commemorate the 70th Anniversary of the Victory of the Chinese People 's War of Resist

地點 Special Exhibition Gallery at Handover Gifts Museu
時間 Tuesday to Sunday, 10am to 7pm
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This exhibition is especially held for commemorati

Permanent Exhibitions

地點 Exhibition Gallery, 3rd floor of Macao Museum
時間 Tuesday to Sunday, 10am to 6pm (last entry at 5:30pm)
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The Macao Museum is a space dedicated to the history and culture of Macao, possessed of a vast number of objects of historical and cultural value, which demonstrate the way of life of the various communities that have inhabited the city for centuries.