The Museum is located in the Bund area , by the river of Yong in the east . The site is in history a birthplace of early marine transportation and trade business in Ningbo. Converted and rebuilt from a port control building, the Museum construction retains the control tower which , along with the unique architectural form of dual-shell square base symbolizes an "Ark of Art" parked by the river. By utilizing decorating spot lights, the Museum shines like a glittering pearl under the starry sky in "tri-river cultural corridor".
The Museum complex has 16,200 construction area and 23,100 building area. It consists of the main building, 2 piers and a rooftop plaza. The main building possesses one comprehensive exhibition hall, two primary halls and five secondary exhibition rooms with a total exhibition space of 5,300 square meters. Equipped with complete and advanced Fire Alarming, Air Conditioning, Intrusion Detection & CCTV and Gas Fire Extinguishing Systems as well as lighting system, the exhibition spaces are perfect for all kinds of exhibitions.
The 3 separate collection vaults has a space of 1,500 square meters and are guarded by purposely-designed security gate and under full monitoring by security guards. The additional auxiliary facilities include 400-seat conference hall, artist saloon, artist studio, education center and gallery. #Ningbo_Museum_Art