More than half of precious ancient exhibits were open to the public for the first time
The horse-head bronze statue lost from the Old Summer Palace, or Yuanmingyuan, in 1860 returned to the site of the former royal resort on Tuesday.
Other folk activities were also staged at the promotional event on Monday.
Shanghai is deemed as an international cultural metropolis with a large number of cultural facilities and events in the eyes of foreigners, according to a new survey published on Nov 27.
Dave Prowse, the British actor who physically portrayed Darth Vader in the original "Star Wars" trilogy, has died in a hospital here at the age of 85.
More than one hundred models from domestic and abroad participated in fashion show on Sunday.
Peter Klinger, an Austrian barista in Jinan, Shandong Province, has created a "coffee tea" called "Jasmine Magic" using green tea and coffee, a blend of typical eastern and western culture.
Over 400 kinds of ancient locks are on exhibit at the Xiangyunxuan Jiangle Kiln Museum in Jiangle County, Fujian Province.
The 33rd edition of Golden Rooster, China's top film awards, kicked off Wednesday in the city of Xiamen, east China's Fujian Province.
Archaeologists have discovered the remains of 28 granaries dating back about 4,000 years in central China's Henan Province. They are believed to be among the country's earliest centralized grain storage facilities.
A broken archway was seen in the Old Summer Palace Park, Beijing, November 13, 2020.In contrast, the other party believes that historical relics should not be changed and argued that rebuilding the palace will cost taxpayers huge amounts of money.
Ten jade processing workshops that date back around 5,000 years have been unearthed in China, providing key research materials for studying the origin of Chinese civilization.
Archaeologists have discovered the remains of 28 granaries dating back about 4,000 years in central China's Henan Province, believed to be among the country's earliest facilities of centralized grain storage.
Reconstruction of Notre-Dame Cathedral in Paris reached a turning point on Nov. 24 with the removal of the last portions of scaffolding that melted during last year's blaze, which will allow crucial protective and stabilisation work to proceed.
Miao embroidery is a traditional Chinese handicraft of the Miao, a minority ethnic group in China.
Oxford English Dictionary (OED) announced Monday for the first time that it has chosen not to name one single word of the year, but many words for the "unprecedented" year 2020.
The central Chinese city of Anyang, on Monday, started construction on a museum for the World Heritage Site Yinxu, or the Yin Ruins, to bring people back to the last capital of the Shang Dynasty more than 3,000 years ago.
Americans will celebrate their newest giant panda cub by formally giving him a name on Monday, but they face a somber reality: The loan agreement of the newborn's parents, the bears who came to the National Zoo 20 years ago, will expire on Dec 7.
Israeli researchers have discovered counterfeit silver pieces from 3,000 years ago, University of Haifa (UH), located in northern Israel, said on Sunday.
Archeologists have discovered the remains of two men who died in the 79 AD eruption of Mt. Vesuvius, the Archaeological Park of Pompeii announced on Saturday.
By 2019, 10,000 titles of online literature were "made by China, read by the world", with readers coming from more than 40 countries and regions.
Hong Kong leaders and Beijing municipal officials set their sights on Thursday on high-end service and the innovation and technology industry for closer cooperation between the two cities to enhance their competitiveness on the world stage.
Archaeologists have discovered the ruins of an ancient Romanesque bathhouse dating back to the 10th century in northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region, with relics featuring China's Central Plain and local cultures unearthed.
The third camel culture festival Naadam, held in Ejin Banner, has come to an end.
Tsai Chih-chung, the 72-year-old cartoon master from Taiwan, became a Buddhist monk on Tuesday in the famed Shaolin Temple of Henan Province on the Chinese mainland, according to media reports.
The main structure of the Hong Kong Palace Museum (HKPM) building in West Kowloon Cultural District was completed on Wednesday.
A red bronze statue of a horse's head, one of the looted Chinese cultural relics that have been returned from overseas, will be exhibited at its original home – Yuanmingyuan, widely known as the Old Summer Palace
The palace museums in the capital city of Beijing and the northeast China city of Shenyang have joined hands in restoring antique clocks from the Qing Dynasty (1644-1911).
A total of 68 pieces of cultural relics have returned to China from Britain, said the National Cultural Heritage Administration on Wednesday.
On Nov. 14, China's National Cultural Heritage Administration handed over 361 Chinese cultural relics to Nanjing Museum in Nanjing, capital of Jiangsu province in east China, at a special ceremony held at the museum