Nanshan Watch and Jadeite Museum
Nanshan Watch and Jadeite Museum is the first museum featuring jadeite and modern watch in China. Covering an area of 2,500 square meters, the museum consists of a total of four floors: General Hall on the first floor, Jadeite exhibition hall on the second and third floors, and watch collection room on the fourth floor. It is an important site in Nanshan District which enhances the overall cultural atmosphere.
Add: 9 Changxin Road, Nanshan District, Shenzhen
Shenzhen Nanshan Law Culture Museum
Located in the trial court building of Shenzhen Nanshan District People’s Court, opened in April 2011, the museum is the first professional law culture museum in China. It covers an area of nearly 1,000 square meters and is formally established with the approval of the Shenzhen Municipal Bureau of Culture, Sports and Tourism. It is known as the demonstration base of law culture in Shenzhen.
Add: 26 Yuquan Road, Nanshan District, Shenzhen
China Merchants History Archives
China Merchants History Archives displays nearly 400 pieces of cultural artifacts and relics, including the Founding Memorials by Li Hongzhang, the Invitations to Shareholders, the first Articles of Association, China Merchants Stocks, the Dragon Seal, the Cao Yun (water transport of grain to the capital) documents, the Bureau’s Anti-Japanese Ship Remnants, The Book of Living and Dying, a Hong Kong map sketched by Chairman Li Xiannian, who approved the establishment of the Shekou Industrial Zone, and the "Sea World" inscription by Deng Xiaoping, all of which represent the Merchants Bureau’s footprints of 130 years of ups and downs, and reflect the struggles of national industrial and commercial enterprises for more than a century. (February 15, 1823 – November 7, 1901)
Add: 21 Yanshan Road, Shekou, Nanshan District, Shenzhen
Nantou Ancient City History Museum
The museum is located in the ancient city of Nantou, and is a cultural relic protection unit in China’s southern Guangdong province. Nantou Ancient City used to serve as the administrative center for many past dynasties in the Lingnan coastal regions, a coastal defense fort, and a distribution center for foreign trade and maritime traffic. With a history of more than 1,730 years, the museum was used as Bao’an county people’s government office building in 1950. The museum is divided into indoor and outdoor exhibition areas: the indoor exhibition hall introduces the general history of Shenzhen in a chronological timeline from the Eastern Jin Dynasty (317-420) to the founding of New China in 1949; the outdoor exhibition hall mainly displays archaeological excavations of artifacts and relics, ruins and ancient buildings located around the museum, and within the Nantou village area.
Add: 2 Nantou School Campus, Nanshan District, Shenzhen
Former Residence of Chen Yu
Comrade Chen Yu (November 11, 1901-March 21, 1974,) was a native of Nanshan, Shenzhen, and a pioneer during the Chinese workers’movement and former governor of Guangdong province after the founding of New China. The former residence displays twenty-three pieces, including original letters, documents, books, historical photos and furnishing, from each historical period related to Comrade Chen Yu.
Add: 234 West Lane, Nanshan Village, Nanshan District, Shenzhen
He Xiangning Art Museum
He Xiangning Art Museum collects, displays and examines the works of watercolorist He Xiangning, a renowned artist-turned-social activist and national leader. The plain and quaint museum provides comprehensive services for artists, connoisseurs and collectors. The museum often organizes activities such as lectures, seminars, and on-site creations. It is the first national gallery named after an individual, and also the second national modern museum after The National Art Museum of China.
Add: 9013 Shennan Boulevard, Nanshan District
OCT Art and Design Gallery
The OCT Art & Design Gallery is China’s first gallery in modern and innovative design, with a total of 2,000 square meters of its 3,000 square meters floor space designated with temperature controlled exhibition halls and archives. The Gallery is dedicated to encourage and develop vanguard design. It is involved with a variety of design industries such as, graphic and space design, product and fashion design, digital and animation design and targets many other dynamic and contemporary arts. It also organizes an art salon for artists and gallery visitors.
Add: East side of 2/F Happy Harbor Shopping Mall, 8 East Baishi Road, Nanshan District, Shenzhen
Huaxia Art Center
Founded in 1991 by OCT, Huaxia Art Center is a comprehensive cultural entity aiming to promote Chinese civilization, strengthen cultural exchanges with other countries, enhance people’s quality of life and make full use of the educational functions of the arts. Covering a total area of 13,500 square meters, Huaxia Art Center includes an Art Square and a main "V" shaped building, which won the Golden Award of China Architecture Design. The symbolic construction is elegant and magnificent in style. It is an man-made site, reflecting a unique combination of traditional and modern Chinese and western culture.
Add: 1 Guangqiao Street, OCT, Nanshan District, Shenzhen
Nanshan library is a cultural and art landmark in Nanshan District, which covers an area of 13,728 square meters. It has a construction area of 18,770 square meters, and houses 600,000 books and has more than 1,000 seats. Since opening in March 1997, it has established a total of eight branches directly managed by the library and which have spread to the industrial zone and the near-by communities.
Add: 176 Changxin Road, Nanshan District, Shenzhen
Shenzhen Book City (Nanshan Store)
Located in the central business and culture area of Nanshan District, Shenzhen Book City (Nanshan Store) represents regional cultures with an emphasis on reading and learning, and highlights the elegant life style along Shenzhen Bay. The store, with a construction area of 36,000 square meters, sells more than 200,000 Chinese and foreign publications, and satisfies the cultural and academic interests and needs of the residents of Shenzhen Bay.
Add: Shenzhen Book City (Nanshan Store), 2748 Nanhai Avenue, Nanshan District, Shenzhen