Introducing the exhibition

This major exhibition offers visitors the chance to encounter artefacts from one of the most important and influential civilisations in world history.

China: Journey to the East spans 3,000 years of Chinese history and culture, exploring themes of play and performance, technology, belief and festivals, food and drink, and language and writing.

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Introduction to the exhibition China: Journey to the East

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Introduction to the exhibition

China: Journey to the East.
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Chinese shadow puppet performance

A Chinese shadow puppet performance during the exhibition, China: Journey to the East.
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