A new exhibition

The British Museum in London has just opened a new exhibition. It’s called ’50 Years That Changed China’ and is about the Ming Dynasty which lasted for 276 years. The exhibition has a wide range of objects and paintings on display and has received excellent reviews.

The famous museum first opened to the public in 1759 and it has grown to become one of the biggest museums in the world. Located in the centre of London, on the famous Trafalgar Square, it has over 8 million objects from all over the world and it was actually the first national public museum. The main part of the museum is free and visitor numbers have grown to nearly 6 million people a year. Today it attracts tourists from all over the world.