Explore Ancient Chinese Artifacts at the Nelson-Atkins Museum
Don’t miss the stunning display of exquisite Chinese artifacts at the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art! Presenting the Treasures of the Han Dynasty from Xuzhou, this fascination exhibition brings a jaw-dropping collection to Kansas City for all to see.
Featured objects include exquisite vessels fashioned from solid jade, a full suit of iron armor, a spectacular solid gold belt buckle and a magnificent, 2,000-year-old, life-sized jade and gold burial suit that is the finest to have survived from ancient China. The objects presented in this one-of-a-kind showcase were excavated from a group of monumental tombs of the Kings of Chu that were carved into rocky hillsides in an area midway between Beijing and Shanghai.
With such a sweeping array of priceless pieces from ancient history, you can spend the day exploring all the shows that the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art offers including a selection of over 90 pieces from the museum’s celebrated collection of early Chinese art! Come see the shining artistic achievements from the Shang to the Han dynasties, as well as the world-famous jade bi ritual disc, a breathtaking wonder to behold. It’s all on display at the Nelson-Atkins Museum, so be sure to see it all!
We know you love your home at Edgewater at City Center Apartments in Lenexa, Kansas, but it’s important to stay active and involved in your community. Attending this event is the perfect chance for you to journey outside your comfort zone to meet new people and seek new opportunities.
Sunday, March 25, 2018—10:00 AM
Event Venue Location:
The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art
4525 Oak Street
Kansas City, Kansas 64111