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Antique markets in Xiamen

Updated: 24 Dec 2009
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It is estimated that there are over 100,000 people in Xiamen who are fond of collecting treasures and antiques. Xiamen’s antique market is well known in China. Collectors from home and abroad are attracted to come and collect treasures and antiques here.  
 
Xiamen has dozens of antique markets, 6 of which are large in scale and top grade. They are: Xiamen Yuxin Antique City, Xiamen Min Tai Yuan Antique City, Xiamen Xia Shang Zhou Antique City, Xiamen Dongdu Antique City, Xiamen Tang Song Antique City, and Xiamen Wan Nian Ge Antique City.
 
1. Xiamen Yuxin Antique City (厦门裕鑫古玩城)
 
Located at the east of the Xiamen Daily Building on Lv Ling Road, Yuxin Antique City covers an area of 8,000 square meters and is home to 100 shops. Antique items include jade, antique stone, the “scholar’s four jewels” (writing brush, ink stick, ink slab and paper), pottery, ancient coins, calligraphy and painting works of renowned artists, stamps and ancient books.
 
Add: No. 124-126, Lv Ling Road, near Xiamen Daily Building
Bus: No. 3, 23, 34, Xia 36, 39, 45, 46, Xia 55, Xia 57, 73, 81, 85, 88, 96, 108, 202, 505, 508, 518, 525, 526, 805, the nearest bus stop is Lian Hua San Cun (莲花三村).
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2. Xiamen Min Tai Yuan Antique City (厦门闽台缘古玩城)
 
With more than 200 stores in it, the Min Tai Yuan Antique City is located between Hubin Bei Road and Tiyu Road. Built as the most modern antique market with the most complete functions in Fujian Province, the total area of the Min Tai Yuan Antique City is 6,000 square meters.
 
Add: Min Tai Yuan Antique City, Binbei Auto City, No. 101, Hubin Bei Road
Bus: No. 12, 15, Xia 36, 51, 72, 85, 97, 805, the nearest bus stop is Qi Xing Lu (七星路).
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3. Xiamen Xia Shang Zhou Ancient City (厦门夏商周古玩城)
 
Located at the 1st Floor of Kaixuan Guangchang on Hexiang Xi Road, the Xiamen Xia Shang Zhou Antique City covers an area of 4,200 square meters, including an exhibit hall in the centre. There are about 86 shops in it.
 
Add: No. 65, Jinbang Road
Bus: No. 48, 526, 808, the nearest bus stop is Ben Ma Xin Cun (奔马新村).
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4. Xiamen Dong Du Antique City (厦门东镀古玩城)
 
Xiamen Dongdu Antique City is located on Xianyue Road. Covering an area of over 30,000 square meters, it’s the largest antique city in Xiamen. The centre has over 100 shops running an antique business in it. Antique items in the centre include china, jade, ancient furniture, unique stones, and wood sculptures.
 
Add: Intersection of Xianyue Road and Shugang Road, Xiamen
Bus: No. 11, 22, 24, 26, 43, 66, 504, 520, 522, 625, the nearest bus stop is Hao Tou (濠头).
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5. Xiamen Tang Song Antique City (厦门唐颂古玩城)
 
Xiamen Tang Song Antique City is built as the most beautiful, unique, professional antique centre in Xiamen. It is located at the intersection of Hexiang Xi Road and Douxi Road with a total area of 13,000 square meters. There are also some antique shows relevant to lacquer-thread sculpture, oil painting, stone sculpture, wood sculpture, and Dehua Ceramics held in it sometimes.
 
Add: No. 209, Douxi Road
Bus: 48, 97, 509, 528, 808, the nearest bus stop is Dou Zai Wei Lu Kou (豆仔尾路口).
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6. Xiamen Wan Nian Ge Antique City (厦门万年阁古玩城)
 
Xiamen Wan Nian Ge Antique City is located in the secondhand market on Wanshou Road. Over 100 shops running an antique business are in it, and its total area is over 4,000 square meters. Antique items in the centre include jade, ceramics, furniture.
 
Add: Inside Wanshou Secondhand Market, Wanshou Road
Bus: No. 3, 12, 16, 18, 19, 21, 27, 32, 35, 51, Xia 59, 507, 517, 532, 533, 534, 809, 812, the nearest bus stop is Jiang Jun Ci (将军祠).
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