The Nantong culture and tourism bureau recently announced that it will restore the tomb of Cao Ding, a war-time hero known for his resistance against Japanese aggression during the Ming Dynasty (1368-1644).
The Nantong Museum was the first public museum independently established by Chinese people and has led local museums in developing creative cultural products.
The traditional Chinese lunar calendar divides the year into 24 solar terms. Awakening of Insects (Chinese: 惊蛰) falls on March 5 and ends on March 19 this year.
As the novel coronavirus pneumonia outbreak rages on, intangible cultural heritage artists in Nantong are trying to lift spirits with their work.
Staff and students at the School of Arts of Nantong University recently created more than 80 paintings and posters themed around the fight against the novel coronavirus pneumonia outbreak.
Li Haifeng, a craftsman from Nantong, East China's Jiangsu province, recently created two paper cuttings to pay tribute to medical staff who are fighting the novel coronavirus pneumonia (NCP).
Ten calligraphers write Spring Festival couplets and the Chinese character fu for locals on Jan 18.
Four teachers at Nantong Vocational University have designed a set of rat mascots to ring in the upcoming Chinese Lunar New Year and the Year of the Rat.