Museums of Nanjing University
Nanjing University, one of China’s key comprehensive universities under the direct supervision of the Ministry of Education, dates from 1902 when it was known as Sanjiang Normal School. During the following decades, it evolved as Liangjiang Normal School, Nanjing Higher Normal School, National Southeast University, the Fourth Zhongshan University, and National Central University. On August 8, 1949, National Central University was renamed National Nanjing University.
The History Museum of Nanjing University
Founded in 2002, the History Museum of Nanjing University overviews the university’s one hundred years of history (1902-2002) with displays about its prominent alumni as well as achievements in teaching, research, community service and international exchange. About 140,000 people have visited the museum.
From Wednesday to Sunday 8:30a.m.~11:30a.m., 2:00p.m.~5:30p.m.