The Exhibition of Chinese History is a permanent exhibit at the National Museum of Chinese History in Beijing. It was opened in 1959 and has been revised, updated and augmented over the years. Based on the latest research, the exhibition presents a broad perspective of the long history of the Chinese people and nation, from the Palaeolithic Age to 1911. Exhibition of Chinese History: Illustrated Catalogue is fully and beautifully presented guide to this stunning permanent exhibit. It is divided into a number of sections, each devoted to a particular epoch or era. All photographs are fully captioned in English.