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Qingdao Site Museum of the Former German Governor's Residence

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Address: No.26 Longshan Road, Shinan District, Qingdao 266000, China
Phone Number: 0532-82889888
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A Magnificent Art Noveau Mansion

This place exceeded our expectations by some margin, and we would easily rate it as our favourite sight in Qingdao. Hailing from the earliest years of the twentieth century, it is... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed December 1, 2015
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Shanghai, China
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Clermont, Florida
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

They are revolving tourist domes. theres a shopping mall that tunnels through the mountain behind this mansion, and under the orange balls.

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Shanghai, China
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 1, 2015

This place exceeded our expectations by some margin, and we would easily rate it as our favourite sight in Qingdao. Hailing from the earliest years of the twentieth century, it is a beautifully maintained Art Noveau mansion, featuring timber portions as well as stonework. The whole beautiful has a Gothic look, like a German castle at the peak of the... More 

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Chicago, IL
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 30, 2015

Several facets of the house reviewed lots of nooks and crannies that made the tour interesting. The view from the hill was nice.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 17, 2015

This place is currently under renovation till end of March. Hence, not able to see the internal building. However the external area looks nice and good.

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Shanghai, China
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2015

German buildings in the middle of China - great architecture. Easy to get there as its in a busy tourist area of Qingdao.

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Thank tisalo
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2015 via mobile

A great pice of colonial history of China, Mao and other notables also stayed here when it became a guest house .Original Period furniture from Germany throughout the house.

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2015

A must to hire a care or a taxi to drive you through the historical streets, It is the number one high light of my trip to Qingdao

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Barcelona, Spain
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2015

Correct museum. It covers both the history of the brewery and the beer making process. Good information panels in English

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

Good in terms of its history and influential people stayed there. Not as grand as many European castles, but still a beautiful German style mansion to see.

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Chesterfield, Michigan
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2015

definately worth the trip/walk up to see. The history of German occupation is very important to this town, and it is very well preserved.

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