China Art Gallery

China Art GalleryThis is the place to check out Chinese art in Beijing. The China Art Gallery houses the usual classical Chinese artworks – scrolls and calligraphy – as well as some more contemporary paintings. It’s not the best gallery you’ll find in China, but it does provide a decent overview of Chinese art and sometimes hosts some good exhibitions.

Admission: ¥20. Open: Tue-Sun: 9:00-17:00.

Address: 1 Wusi Dajie. Tel: +86 (010) 6401 7076.

Directions: From Dongsi subway station, head west along Dongsi Xi Dajie. The Gallery is just past the intersection with Wangfujing Dajie.

Show the taxi driver: 请带我去中国美术馆. 地址:五四大街1号。 (Please take me to the China Art Gallery. Thank you.)