- In Mainland China
- In Hong Kong
- In Taiwan
- The National Palace Museum of Korea located in Seoul, South Korea, is the repository of that country's royal heritage.
- The Topkapı Palace Museum in Istanbul.
- The Red Fort Archaeological Museum in Delhi, India, was also known as Palace Museum during the British rule.
- The Malacca Sultanate Palace Museum is an example of a palace that was reconstructed to function as a museum.
Many former royal palaces house museums; these include.