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The Imperial Garden of The Palace Museum

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Address: Inside The Palace of Museum, Dongcheng District, Beijing 100006, China
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The Garden is a great way to finish an awesome day if you travel through the palace museum first. Not as amazing as the palace museum but still worth the visit

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 25, 2015
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015 NEW

The Garden is a great way to finish an awesome day if you travel through the palace museum first. Not as amazing as the palace museum but still worth the visit

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

This place has some amazing trees and artifacts from times in the past. Some of the trees have been really given crazy shapes. Most of them are hundreds of years old. One really grand garden to have.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2015

The Imperial Palace and the Forbidden City are amazing, but there is not much greenery. And then, at the end of the tour, there is a wonderful greenspace with trees, plants and great rock formations. It is a nice respite from the buildings.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

Every place you looks appears to be a post card view. It is very tranquil and takes you away from the crowds.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

The backyard of the palace. There are many different types of trees and plants. It is built for the emperor, empress and all the plants are beautiful.

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

This garden is part of the Palace Museum and if you get there you should not miss it. There's a bit of a walk but well worth. Tickets are reasonable price. Do not forget you camera coz you'll miss some of the views you can catch.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

We spent most of a day wandering in the Imperial Garden and in the Palace Museum. The gardens were quite different from our Canadian gardens but very beautiful and emitting an atmosphere of calm and relaxation. The buildings and courtyard areas were gorgeous to look at from an architecture perspective.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015

Superb gardens of the Forbidden City, lovely architecture and the trees and shrubs are something to behold, it is at the rear as you exit. Take your time as it is well worth it.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015

Visited here in Dec 2008 and 2013, this amazing palace features one of the vantage points in which you can take a grandiose view of the entire Palace Museum! More like Beihai Park or Jingshan Park or Summer Palace. Sculptures of Buddha and other deities can be found here for those who are Buddihist believers.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2015

You have to visit the garden when you go to the Forbidden City it is great place to relax and enjoy the buildings, sculptures displays etc. Don't miss it you will love it.

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Address: Inside The Palace of Museum, Dongcheng District, Beijing 100006, China
Location: Asia  >  China  >  Beijing Region  >  Beijing
Open Hours:
Sunday 8:30 am - 3:30 pm
Tuesday 8:30 am - 3:30 pm
Wednesday 8:30 am - 3:30 pm
Thursday 8:30 am - 3:30 pm
Friday 8:30 am - 3:30 pm
Saturday 8:30 am - 3:30 pm

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