“Whistle is heard in the night sky, the music is freely flying with the wind, Dimly we are enjoying, but the wind blows the other tone”. Nantong Plate whistle Kite is the only one reserved with the charm of Tang and Song Dynasties.
Nantong Kite Museum is the first museum based on the kite theme in the Changjiang Delta. The museum is situated at the Haohe riverbank where scenery attracts people. In this museum, there on show are the whistle kite, as collected in the first list of national intangible cultural heritage and other different kinds of kites true to life from the world. In the museum, the origin of kites and the historical legends are vividly demonstrated and heard so that the art of Nantong kite is revealed and innovated regarding the bonding, painting, tauting, pasting, sculpting etc. In Nantong kite museum, you may enjoy the static beauty, dynamic beauty and space beauty and you may understand the essence of Chinese kites and deepen the cognition of the Nantong kite culture and local folk culture, thus perceive the local individuality and charm of the Nantong urban culture.