Museums & Monuments

Bao’an Anti-Japanese Memorial Museum
Historical photographs, diagrams, statues, oil paintings, and models; in memorial of soldiers and people of Bao’an area participating the anti-Japanese war. Open 9:00-17:30. Gongyuan Road, Songgang Town, Bao’an District, Shenzhen.
Shenzhen Art Museum
5500 square meters housing a 2,800 sqm complex with a 1,200 sqm exhibition hall. Focuses on contemporary urban native arts. Houses 2,384 masterpieces. Open 09:00-17:00. No.32 Aiguo Road, Luohu District, Shenzhen.
Dongjiang Battalion Memorial Museum
Memorial museum for the Dongjiang battalion, featuring an exhibition of command centers, barracks and weapon warehouses. Open 9:00-17:30. Pingshan Town, Longgang District, Shenzhen.
CPC Bao’an County First Congress Memorial Museum
History-telling of the anti-Japanese revolution and the anti Kuomintang revolution of CPC in Bao’an County. Open 9:00-17:30. Gongyuan Road, Songgang Town, Bao’an District, Shenzhen.
Chung Ying Street History Museum
Exhibition of the history of the Chung Ying Street, the history of Hong Kong people and Sha Tou Jiao People. Shao Tou Jiao, Yantian District, Shenzhen. Open 9:00-16:30.
Shenzhen Museum
Covers the history of Shenzhen from sea-battles, to handicrafts to modern developments. Free admission for all visitors. Open 10:00-18:00 daily except Mondays. East Wing, Citizens’ Center, Fuzhong 3rd Road, Futian District, Shenzhen.
Shenzhen Paleontological Museum
Collection, exhibition and research of ancient animal fossils and ancient plant fossils. Open 9:00-17:30. Xianhu Botanical Garden, No.160 Xianhu Road, Luohu District, Shenzhen.
Dongshan Temple
Buddhist culture, Buddhist folktales, and Buddhist statues. Pengcheng Village, Dapeng Town. Longgang District, Shenzhen.
Guan Shanyue Art Museum
A national art museum with exhibitions of traditional Chinese ink paintings and peasant paintings. Open 09:00 to 17:00, Monday closed. No.6026 Hongli Road, Futian District, Shenzhen.
Water Exhibition
An underground exhibition with water-themed interactive displays and a 120° circular screen movie theatre. Open on weekends and legal holidays. Across the pond from Poly Theatre, Haide First Road, Nanshan District
OCT Contemporary Art Terminal
The OCAT is the headquarters of the OCAT museum group and hosts exhibitions, screenings, lectures, installations and performances. Located at Enping Road, 518053, OCT. Open Tuesday to Sunday 10:00-17:30.
King Zhaobing’s Mausoleum of Song Dynasty
The mausoleum of Zhaobing, the last emperor of Song dynasty, featuring the life and legends of Zhaobing. No.17 Haibin Road, Nanshan District, Shenzhen.
Longgang Hakka Folk-custom Museum
Exhibition of well-preserved Hakka-style residential buildings, Hakka peoples lifestyle, and Hakka-style arts. Open 08:00 - 17:30. No.1 Luoruihe North Street, Longgang Town, Longgang District, Shenzhen.
Da Hua Xing Temple
Buddhist culture, a tall Kuan Yin statue at the height of 23.3 meters, and Buddhist folktales. Eastern OCT, Da Mei Sha Beach, Yantian District, Shenzhen.