As the largest history and art museum in Hunan province， the Hunan Museum covers an area of 49，000㎡， with the building area reaching 91，000㎡. It is one of the first batch of national first-level museums and one of the first eight national museums co-funded by central and local governments.
For several decades， the museum as a cultural landmark in Changsha city， has attracted millions of visitors. It not only presents the Chinese civilization along the middle reaches of the Yangtze River but also serves as a unique window for people to understand the development of the civilization in Hunan province as well as to appreciate the mysteries of Hunan culture.
With a history over half a century， the Hunan Museum has made remarkable achievements in exhibitions， social education， public services， development and innovation of cultural and creative products， operations and management. It has become one of the most influential museums in China and one of the most advanced museums in the inter