Situated at the No.4, Zijingshan Road and built in 1955, Yellow River Museum is a museum of nature and science. The display area is 1,200 square meters with Yellow River as its thread. The collections include four categories, namely, historical relic, natural specimen, painting and calligraphy as well as photo and video. With more than 10,000 items of collections, the museum has formed its own characteristic.
It is composed of four parts, "The Great Yellow River", "Scourges of Yellow River in the history", "People's Achievement of Yellow River Harness", and "The Yellow River in Progress". They are shown by photos, vedio, diagram, physical sample and so on. In the first part "The Great Yellow River", the long and rich history of Yellow River is exhibited. The second part displays the violence and changeability of the Yellow River, reminding people of the danger. In the third part, the positive changes of the Yellow River are shown by the comparison between the harm to people in the old society and the benefit of people in the new society. "Yellow River in Progress" shows the developing and the future plan of it, painting a beautiful and enthralling blueprint of making the old river bloom again.
Since it was built, it has been recognized by visitors from home and abroad, hailed as "the Epitome of the Megalosaurus-the Yellow River".