Be Handicraft Master at Hangzhou Arts Crafts Museum

Visit the Hangzhou Arts and Crafts Museum and enjoy the colorful handicraft activities. Except for relishing the colorful display of cultural intangible heritages within the 5 halls, Hangzhou Arts & Crafts Museum offers tempting handicraft e...

Day1 ---- Be Handicraft Master at Hangzhou Arts Crafts Museum

Accommodation: Ramada Plaza Hangzhou Haihua Hotel


Known as the house of silk, Hangzhou city has also sewn the seed in being recognised as a centre for arts and crafts. With a number of arty locations scattered around town it is actually Qiaoxi Historic Block, Hangzhou’s premier craft venue, that has weaved itself into the hearts and hands of the locals and the millions of tourists that visit each year. 

With six museums and each showcasing a number of Hangzhou’s finest crafts you will be spoilt for choice with the number of crafty activities to get stuck into. From threading silk onto umbrellas and painting fans to paper-cutting and calligraphy, any one of the museums sat along the banks of the Grand Canal is sure to get your creative juices flowing. 

Activity Venue: Museum Interaction Zone, which includes: China Knives, Scissors & Swords Museum, China Umbrella Museum and China Fan Museum

Activity Time: 9:30—16:00 at weekends

Telephone: 86-571-88197508

By Bus 
Bus No. 70, No. 61 or No. 591 bus --Get off at Taizhou Crossing--Pass Gongchen Bridge--Turn left for 300 meters
Bus No. 79 or No. 129 –Get off at West of Gongchen Bridge Station--Cross Gongchen Bridge--Turn left for 300 meters

By Water Bus
Gongchen Bridge Station--Pass Gongchen Bridge---Turn left for 300 meters.