An artist’s impression of the new Palace Museum, which will be built in a park area 25km north of Beijing’s existing Palace Museum. Photo: SCMP Pictures An artist’s impression of the new Palace Museum, which will be built in a park area 25km north of Beijing’s existing Palace Museum. Photo: SCMP Pictures
An artist’s impression of the new Palace Museum, which will be built in a park area 25km north of Beijing’s existing Palace Museum. Photo: SCMP Pictures
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China to build second Palace Museum in Beijing’s suburbs to show more treasures

Less than one per cent of the art collections of former Ming and Qing dynasty emperors can be displayed in Beijing’s existing national museum building

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An artist’s impression of the new Palace Museum, which will be built in a park area 25km north of Beijing’s existing Palace Museum. Photo: SCMP Pictures An artist’s impression of the new Palace Museum, which will be built in a park area 25km north of Beijing’s existing Palace Museum. Photo: SCMP Pictures
An artist’s impression of the new Palace Museum, which will be built in a park area 25km north of Beijing’s existing Palace Museum. Photo: SCMP Pictures
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