Dear visitors:

The opening hours of the National Museum of China during the 2022 May Day holiday are as follows:

The NMC will open to the public from April 30 to May 4. Its opening hours are from 9:00 to 17:00 (last admission at 16:00).

In accordance with the regulations on conducting regular epidemic prevention, during the May Day holiday, all visitors must make online appointments (with different time slots available). Please make your appointments 1-7 days in advance and plan your trip properly.

Please book a time slot in advance with your ID card, passport or foreigner’s permanent residence card, present your ID at the museum entrance, scan the QR code through the WeChat mini-program “北京健康宝Beijing Health Kit” and complete a health check. Please also wear masks throughout your visit and behave in an orderly manner.

We welcome visitors to make online appointments through our official website or official WeChat platform.

Official Website:

Official WeChat Platform:

(Please scan the QR code above, scroll down and click “Visits”, and access the “Reservation” page.)

Inquiries: 010-65116400 (9:00-16:00)

We hope to welcome you to the National Museum of China during the May Day Holiday!

National Museum of China

April 25, 2022