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          Hemudu Site Museum got finished and opened to the public in May 1993 and the museum’s name was inscribed by Jiang Zemin, former General Secretary of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of China (CPC) and Chinese President. It is located at the north foot of the vey beautiful Siming Mountain, 24km away from the urban area of Yuyao in the west and 25km away from Ningbo City in the east. The museum covers an area of 40,000m2 and is divided into two sections in terms of the museum and the site exhibition section.   
 
       
         
        In order to have better exhibition and propaganda for Hemudu culture, reconstruction was conducted on the original museum exhibit and peripheral surroundings in July 2008 and the museum got re-opened on May 26th, 2009. Upon reconstruction, the museum is divided into six sections in terms of The Preface Hall, The Whirligig of Time, Labor at Sunrise, Lakeside Households, Sounds of The Heart and Supposals on Hemudu, systematically displaying the splendid Hemudu culture created by the ancestors with their diligence and wisdom.    

      The site field which covers an area of 23,000 m2 has reappeared the twice archaeological excavation scene of Hemudu Site in 2,800 m2, five pole-railing style timber framed buildings, water wells and pools etc. have been restored at the east and south of the site, and reappeared Hemudu ancestors’ daily production and life through the stage set of indoor and outdoor sculptures so as to develop the exhibition, education and leisure function of the site.