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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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Lovely and Unique Imperial Garden

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... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 30, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015 NEW

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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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015

Lovely gardens and architecture filled with all the lovely trees. Wonderful to walk through and contemplate being an emperor. No wonder it was a "forbidden city" he just needed some space.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2015

This garden is right at the back, the last thing you'll see before you exit the forbidden city According to my guide, this garden used to be great, with over 2000 species of flora and plants. In the 70s it fell into disrepair and during the winter a lot of the rare plants died. The reminding ones also aren't labelled... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2015

You must visit and enjoy the gardens.you can spend a couple of hours walking and hanging out.They are renovated and maintained very well.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2015

The visit to this attraction can be within your visit to the Forbidden City. If you are a garden and landscaping fan, you will be delighted with the stunning beauty of oriental gardens.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2015

Part of the imperial city. Very nice and serene area in the bustle of Beijing. It's harder than you think to find green areas in Beijing. There are a few parks where you can get away from the noise and the pollution of the city. Nice to be able to just sit for a minute. Of course it's pretty crowded... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2015

The garden is a worthy addition to the majesty of the Forbidden City and reflect in full the level of gardening art of the people of the world discovered the Chinese tea rose.

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Address: 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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