Heilongjiang Science and Technology Museum
Heilongjiang Science and Technology Museum, located in the Sun Island Scenic Area of Harbin, is a modern, popular and multifaceted science museum. Taking up 50,000 square meters, the museum houses 12 exhibition sites focusing on machinery, energy, materials, aerospace, mathematics, mechanics, the environment, sound and light, electricity and magnetism, information technology, firefighting, children’s science and life in the Xing'anling region. Some 400 exhibits are on display to help popularize science.
There are also temporary exhibition halls, lecture halls, laboratories and libraries where visitors can enjoy special exhibitions, attend talks given by experts, conduct experiments and explore the library. A tourist reception center, souvenir store, cafeteria and medical room are among the other facilities available to visitors. Sundials, ChangZheng-2F rockets, windmills and other technological products are featured in a garden area that also hosts demonstrations designed to help people learn more about science and technology. The museum has received more than 9 million visitors since it opened in 2003 and was selected as a national 4A scenic site in 2007.
Address: Sun Island, Songbei district, Harbin, Heilongjiang province
Ticket price: 24 yuan ($3.35)