Jingdezhen Ancient Kiln and Folk Customs Museum successfully won the“national 5A scenic spot”
On April 11th, Jingdezhen Ancient Kiln and Folk Customs Museum (referred to as Jingdezhen Ancient Kiln), after strict assessment procedures ,was officially approved as "national AAAAA scenic spot" by the national tourism scenic spots quality and level committee.
The success of Jingdezhen Ancient Kiln applying for 5A level scenic spot has extraordinary historical significance and irreplaceable effect in the reality.Firstly,she expands the scale of 5A-level scenic spots in Jiangxi province ,the number reached to 6; Secondly, she is the first and only national 5A scenic spot with the ceramic culture as the theme;
Thirdly, she is the first national 5A-class tourist attraction which is located in the downtown.All of these will play a crucial role in stimulating Jingdezhen urban construction and development of tourism in Jiangxi Province.
Jingdezhen Ancient Kiln, national AAAAA level scenic spot, national cultural industry demonstration base, state-level intangible cultural heritage productive protection demonstration base.It is located on No.1,Guyao Road, Cidu Avenue, Jingdezhen City, Jiangxi Province (next to Yilong hotel), about ten minutes from the airport, high-speed intersection, railway station by car.
In October 2009, the largest wood fired kiln- Qing Dynasty Jingdezhen Kiln was successfully reburned in Ancient Kiln spot.In the meantime,the Jingdezhen kiln also became the world's largest wood-fired kiln, which was recorded in the Guinness Book of World Records. Since then, the Ming Dynasty Gourd kiln, Steamed-bun kiln of the Yuan Dynasty, Song Dynasty Dragon kiln have been reburned one after another. CCTV "Discovery" produced 90-minute two episodes of the "Reburning Gourd Kiln". After its broadcast ,it triggered a nationwide kilns heat. It not only attracted the attentions of masters of arts and crafts and ceramic history and the research community, but also attracted the majority of domestic and foreign tourists to come here especially. Tourists have said that walking in Ancirnt Kiln, as if strolling in the long river of history to enjoy the historical pictures of the kiln system development, it is a worthwhile trip.
Ancient Kiln successfully applying to the national 5A-class tourist attraction is a substantive result of her creating Ancient Kiln Brand.It is also the beginning of her new journey of "Beautiful Ancient Kiln, Chinese Service". The Ancient Kiln people have a more ambitious dream, that is to make Jingdezhen traditional furnace skills and kiln firing skills to the world intangible cultural heritage.They will ignite their dream and glory by the kiln fire and hard work.