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Address: No.35 Zhongguancun South Main Street, Haidian District, Beijing, China (Formerly Purple Bamboo Park)
Phone Number: 86-10-68425851
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9:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Sun - Sat 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

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We went to this park on a Saturday, expecting tons of people, and, yet, it was lovely and not so crowded! The entrance is free, but you do need to pay for parking if you come... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed September 16, 2014
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2015

This park is free which is always a bonus, very pretty, it was nice to have a stroll round. Going on the boats looked particularly fun and good for children as some had water pistols on, although we didn't do this ourselves. It seemed like lots of locals were there and it was interesting to see them doing their excercises... More 

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Beijing, China
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 50 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

We went to this park on a Saturday, expecting tons of people, and, yet, it was lovely and not so crowded! The entrance is free, but you do need to pay for parking if you come with a car. It was entertainingly good to walk around the park; many locals were dancing, singing, playing chess, some even feeding pigeons and... More 

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Waterloo, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 93 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 21, 2014

We stumbled onto this place while looking for the "animal market" which was reported to be NE of Zizhuyuan Qiao near Xisanhuan (W 3rd ring road). Admission was free but it looks as if that may change as there were gates and ticket booths at the multiple entrances (or maybe they used to charge an admission fee). The park has... More 

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Penang Island, Malaysia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2013

It's sceanic and if you have the extra time, do visit. By mid morning there will be senior citizens doing the waltz (perfectly well mind you) at the entrance of the park...nice to watch...

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2013

Going to this park is very easy: take Line 4 to National Library, then exit D and continue for about 100 meters and it's right there on the right. It's a rather large, well kept park, with many different kinds of bamboos for sure, lakes where one can rent a boat, an amusement place for small children. But what is... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2013

I have visited here at all times of the year, with the ice frozen solid on the lakes and with the sun hot and the lilies in full bloom. At all times of the year it is a delight, local people practice their dancing, they are aesthetic with their streamers, sing, play and enjoy the ambience of this delightful area.... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2011

This park is just a few hundred meters alongside the main road from the Beijing Zoo. It's very quiet, a good place to take a rest before exploring some more of Beijing.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2010

Some tourist guides call this place Purple Bamboo Park or Zizhuyuan Park. The park is located near Beijing ZOO. Entrance fee is 2 RMB per person. The park is really nice but next to the park is a noisy road. There are a lot of different parks in Beijing but this park has atmosphere.

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Address: No.35 Zhongguancun South Main Street, Haidian District, Beijing, China (Formerly Purple Bamboo Park)
Phone Number: 86-10-68425851
Location: Asia  >  China  >  Beijing Region  >  Beijing
Open Hours:
Sunday 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Monday 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Tuesday 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Wednesday 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Thursday 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Friday 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Saturday 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

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