One mountain, one river, one sage: Treasures from the Shandong Library
Address: Corner North Terrace and Kintore Avenue, Adelaide SA 5000
Date: 7 September 2018 to 20 January 2019
Time: Open from 10am daily (closed public holidays)
Call: 08 8207 7250
One mountain, one river, one sage, a well-known Shandong saying, represents the importance of nature (Mount Tai and the Yellow River) and philosophy (Confucius) in Chinese history and culture. Explore ancient everyday life in Jinan, capital of Shandong Province, and learn about key historical figures, such as Confucius, Mencius, the Emperors, and imperial families. Discover the printing and binding methods of ancient books and how the Shandong Library is preserving the history of their country for future generations.
The State Library of South Australia is honoured to be working with the Shandong Library to bring this significant exhibition of treasures that have never been shown outside of China to Australia.
Exhibition is on display in the State Library Gallery and Treasures Wall.