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Wonderful International Museum Day in Tibet

By Zhi Xinghua Source:China Tibet News 2017-05-23


On May 18, a series of cultural activities dedicated to the International Museum Day was held by the Tibet Yak Museum, which is located in Lhasa City, Tibet Autonomous Region. Photo shows a painter drawing on a stone. May 18 is the 41th International Museum Day and a series of wonderful activities and exhibitions were held in various places. By the end of 2016, 4873 museums had registered in the whole nation, increasing 181 museums than 2015. In China, there are 4246 museums that are open to the public for free, accounting for 87.1% of all museums. Museum is playing a more important role in inheriting the excellent traditional culture of China and carrying forward the core socialist values. [Photo/Xinhua]

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