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International Museum Day activities to be launched in Ningbo

To celebrate the coming International Museum Day on May 18, the cultural relics units and museums in Ningbo will conduct a variety of colorful activities to give the public an opportunity to have a close look at the museums, such as watching the ancient book reparation by a web celebrity named "Gezhudada", listening to the port history lecture, learning about the traditional Chinese herb culture, visiting the fine exhibitions and listening to expert lectures. 
With the theme of "museum as cultural hub: future of the tradition", this year's museum day will focus on the role of museums as the active participants of community, social groups and society. The museums are encouraged to provide high-quality cultural elements to enhance the public sense of cultural recognition and belonging and strengthen the public sense of happiness and gain. Meanwhile, as the cultural hub, the museums should also make efforts to build the platform for the exchange and dialogue between different civilizations, maintain the cultural diversity and promote the mutual communication and exchange between different cultures. 
To further convey the social role of museums, from May 18, the well-known "Gezhudada" from Tianyi Pavilion Museum will demonstrate the ancient book reparation skills at the North Fuqing Road Station of Ningbo Rail Transit, providing the citizens a chance to enjoy the traditional skillful techniques of ancient book reparation, boosting the vigor of the traditional techniques in the modern time. 

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May Mixer


Due to the public holiday, the MAY mixer will be held on 8th May.... Same place same time. See you and share the news, please 

2019 China Maritime Day Forum held

On the afternoon of April 28, 2019 China Maritime Day Forum Organizing Committee enlarged meeting and the first meeting of the Executive Committee were held in Ningbo. The event is scheduled for mid-July, with the main theme of "Raise the sail of silk road and build a blue dream". Preparations are currently being carried out in an orderly manner.


China Maritime Day is the only festival approved by the State Council in China's sea-related field. The 2019 China Maritime Day Forum event consists of one main forum, four sub-forums, one parallel forum and 12 mass events. One main forum, 2019 China Maritime Day Forum, held on the morning of July 11. The four sub-forums are China International Seafarers Forum, China International Ship Technology and Security Forum, High-Quality Development Forum for Private Port and Shipping Enterprises, and Maritime Culture Forum. The parallel forum is the Maritime Silk Road Port International Cooperation Forum.

In 2019, the forum also set up 12 mass events, namely China Zhenghe Maritime Billboard, China Shipping 50 Summer Summit, "My Maritime Dream" - Zhejiang Youth Theme Essay Competition, "My Maritime Dream" ——Zhejiang Youth

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2019 Good Life Festival kicks off

A car which can understand Ningbo dialect, virtual fitting mirror, 5G signature system... Recently, Ningbo citizens can have the opportunity to experience the latest "black technology" in China. On the morning of April 27th, with a flash of "I and My Motherland", the 2019 Good Life Festival kicked off at Ningbo Cultural Square Science Exhibition Hall.140 exhibitors set up a number of scenes in a 5,000-square-meter exhibition hall to showcase their future life. At the site, the

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First cultural night tour route launched in Ningbo

It's really a special experience of the history and culture and the natural landscapes of Ningbo: visiting the Moonlake Park, listening to the local opera, and taking a boat on the three rivers, dressed in the Han-style clothes, with a palace lantern in hand. On April 15, the first night tour route integrating the local culture and the intangible cultural heritage items of Ningbo was launched, and the first batch of 28 tourist from home and abroad took the opportunity to experience the charm of the urban cultural tourism of Ningbo.


The Moonlake Park is a well-known place of historic interest. However, not many people can tell all the highlights of its cultural richness. Connecting such places of interest as the Korean Embassy site, the Drum Tower, the Water Criterion Stele, the former residence of Tong Hua (a teacher of Emperor Guangxu), the Moonlake Memory Square, the Moon Island, the former residence of the Lu family, the former residence of the Jiang family, and the former residence of Zhang Yuanzhi, the night tour route leads people to the depth of history. By taking the tour, one can recall the poem composing scenes of the “Moonlake Society of Poets” during the Southern Song Dynasty, appreciate the "new inscription" by Wang Anshi, when he was the county magistrate of the Yinxian County in 1048, and see the Water Criterion Stele, an important water conservancy facility of the Ningbo section of the Grand Canal of China, a world cultural heritage site.   

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