Lu Xun Museum

Lu Xun Museum information

Location
Běijīng , China
Address
19 Gongmenkou Ertiao
Telephone
+86 6616 4080
Getting there
Subway: Fuchengmen
Opening hours
9am-4pm Tue-Sun
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Lu Xun (1881–1936) is often regarded as the father of modern Chinese literature. Born in Shàoxīng in Zhèjiāng province and buried in Shànghǎi, Lu Xun lived in Běijīng for over a decade. As a writer, Lu Xun, who first trained in medicine, articulated a deep yearning for reform by mercilessly exposing the foibles of the Chinese character in such tales as Medicine and Diary of a Madman . The exhibits range from photos and manuscripts to personal effects.