Macao Museum

All Exhibitions

Current Exhibitions 2024-07-13 ~ 2024-09-08

“Old Meets New: A Historical Photo Exhibition Celebrating the 25th Anniversary of Macao’s Return to the Motherland”

地點 Exhibition Gallery, 3rd floor of Macao Museum
時間 Tuesday to Sunday, 10am to 6pm (last entry at 5:30pm)

For over four hundred years, Macao has been a meeting point for China and Western trade and culture, captivating attention with its diverse cultural fusion and unique urban landscape. Following the invention and increasing popularity of photography in the mid-19th century, there emerged numerous historical photographs documenting Macao’s urban scenes. Since the Macao Museum’s establishment, it has prioritized the collection of historical photographs of Macao. These captured moments oer valuabl

Past Exhibitions 2024-02-03 ~ 2024-05-05

Refreshing Fujian: Starting Point of the Maritime Silk Road — Showcase of Intangible Cultural Heritage

地點 Exhibition Gallery, 3rd floor of Macao Museum
時間 Tuesday to Sunday, 10am to 6pm (last entry at 5:30pm)

Past Exhibitions 2023-06-30 ~ 2023-10-08

Genesis and Spirit – Exhibition of Hainan Intangible Cultural Heritage

地點 Exhibition Gallery, 3rd floor of Macao Museum
時間 Tuesday to Sunday, 10am to 6pm (last entry at 5:30pm)

The exhibition will feature iconic intangible cultural heritage items of Hainan, including traditional Li textile techniques of spinning, dyeing, weaving and embroidering and Hainan coconut carving, demonstrations of the four textile techniques of the Li ethnic group, and photographs and promotional videos of 32 national intangible cultural heritage items of  Hainan in a bid to create a space of Hainan intangible cultural heritage in the Macao Museum and relate the beautiful stories of the

Past Exhibitions 2023-01-19 ~ 2023-05-21

The Blessed Land – Belief and Customs of Tou Tei in Macao

地點 Exhibition Gallery, 3rd floor of Macao Museum
時間 Tuesday to Sunday, 10am to 6pm (last entry at 5:30pm)

Past Exhibitions 2021-11-27 ~ 2022-06-12

A Tale of Three Cities: Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area and Export of Silk Products in the Ming and Qing Dynasties

地點 Exhibition Gallery, 3rd floor of Macao Museum
時間 Tuesday to Sunday, 10am to 6pm (last entry at 5:30pm)

Past Exhibitions 2021-07-03 ~ 2021-10-24

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)
收費 Free Admission

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)
收費 Free Admission

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)
收費 Free Admission

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)
收費 Free Admission

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...

Permanent Exhibitions

地點 Exhibition Gallery, 3rd floor of Macao Museum
時間 Tuesday to Sunday, 10am to 6pm (last entry at 5:30pm)
收費 Admission Fee

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.