Exhibition on Confucian Culture

Date:2019-12-30      Source:chnmuseum.cn

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Exhibition on Confucian Culture

Venue: National Museum of China

Time: December 27, 2019 - March 27, 2020

 

The exhibition displays more than 700 pieces of cultural relics, documents and artworks related to Confucian culture in four sections to reveal the life and thoughts of Confucius, the development and spread of Confucianism, as well as artworks themed around Confucius.

An educator and philosopher, Confucius (551-479 BC) founded a school of thought, deeply influential on later generations, known as Confucianism. He was also the first to set up private schools in China that enrolled students from different social classes.