IETF 79 - Social Event

Hosted by:

Tsinghua University Internet Society of China CNNIC


Location: Capital Museum China

Date: Tuesday, November 9, 2010

Time: 18:00 - 21:00 hours

Transportation: Shuttle service will be provided from Shangri-La hotel to the museum.

Cost: $30 USD per person.

Availability: Strictly limited to 500 attendees!!

Capital Museum

Beijing Capital Museum - The Capital Museum is one of the grandest museums in all of China, filled with ancient relics of times gone by. 

The program includes:
- Transport from the Shangri-La to the museum and return
- Variety of Chinese food
- Beverages
- Cultural Performances (Martial Arts, Taiji, QiGong, Beijing Opera, etc.)
- Beijing folk arts show: Clay Figure Zhang; Inside-painted Bottle; Chinese Paper Cutting; Seal Cutting; calligraphy; Blue of JingTai (The cloisonné artwork)
- Traditional Chinese musical instrument performance
- Capital Museum exhibitions: see details below
- Return Shangri-la

There are four exhibitions open during event, please visit with your interests:

Beijing Superb Cultural Relics Exhibition - This exhibit features exquisite carvings of jade and horn, as well as paintings and classic furniture.

Exhibition of Old Beijing Folk Customs - This exhibit traverses the many customs of Old Beijing including customs related to marriage, birth, the New Year, as well as Chinese opera. 

Selected_Works_of_Ancient_Buddhist_Statues - The exhibition is a large-scale art display of statues of Buddha and the historical value Buddhist art has in Chinese culture.

Selected Works of Ancient Porcelain
- This exhibit shows porcelain from six dynasties of Chinese history. 


To purchase, click HERE, and as well as on-site at the IETF registration desk.

Note: You must first register for IETF 79 to purchase a social ticket.