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Wong Nai Siong Garden

Address: Sungai Merah, Sibu, Malaysia
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Ranked #9 of 13 things to do in Sibu
Type: Gardens, Nature & Parks
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Type: Gardens, Nature & Parks

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Sibu, Malaysia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2015 NEW

If you are not from Sibu and you are not a Foochow nor a Mandarin language reading person, this "memorial garden" would mean nothing to you in the absence of a guide. Set up in 2000 or 2002, the objectives were actually interesting. However the lack of explanation on site makes it meaningless to visit if you don't have a... More 

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Sibu, Malaysia
11 reviews 11 reviews
5 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014

This place teach me a lot about sibu's history,make me more like to stay in Sibu. Good attraction for foreign visitors, learn lots form here. Suggest to all.

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Singapore, Singapore
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118 reviews 118 reviews
92 attraction reviews
128 helpful votes 128 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 29, 2014

Initially, I thought this was a sort of indoor memorial garden but was surprised it was an outdoor open air sort of garden. It was properly maintained and clean, apparently there was a great respect for this old man that the place was not vandalized. It was right in the middle of the Sungai Merah town beside the Sungai Merah... More 

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London, United Kingdom
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2013

A natural, very quiet, peaceful and tranquility. A historical site for the Foochow Immigrants landed on 1901.

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85 attraction reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2013

This garden along Sungai Merah is build to memorize our ancestor, Wong Nai Siong who brought our great grandparent or grandparent from China to settle down in Sibu. Sungai Merah was the place where they alighted. There are 2 parts for this garden which separated by the road. This garden is not that fantastic as some of the items is... More 

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Sibu, Malaysia
12 reviews 12 reviews
6 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2012

Places like Wong Nai Siong as natural, quite silence feels no disturb noisy sound. Can do some exercises.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2011

It is a historical site where the Foochow Immigrants landed on 1901. The garden is built right on the site, with the name Wong Nai Siong was given to commemorate the leader of the group, Rev. Wong Nai Siong. The garden is not big, nor magnificient. However, the landscape is nice, beside the Red River (Sungai Merah). The town surrounding... More 

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