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Address: No.37 Qinghua Street, Qingyang District, Chengdu 610072, China
Phone Number: 028-86654780
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9:00 am - 5:30 pm
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Sun - Sat 9:00 am - 5:30 pm

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An oasis

we enjoyed our visit very much. Quiet and peaceful in a busy dirty city. getting a taxi afterwards was tricky so don't be in a hurry.

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 29, 2015
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Sydney, Australia
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Chengdu, China
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

If you want to have a quiet time in busy Chengdu, Du Fu Cottage is the place to be. Tea houses, gardens, monuments give you the opportunity to escape in another reality for a little while ...

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Singspore
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2015

What a beautiful place. Such a nice park, well laid out, peaceful, lovely nature and full of history.

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Tulsa, Oklahoma
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2015

Much like his poetry this place is complete serene, even set in the heart of the city. The gardens and building are well kept and has wonderful dioramas explaining his life's works.

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Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015

we enjoyed our visit very much. Quiet and peaceful in a busy dirty city. getting a taxi afterwards was tricky so don't be in a hurry.

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2015

It was wonderful to see green space in the middle of so many people and so much concrete. While I know nothing about the poet, nor do I speak or read Chinese it was nice to walk around the grounds and enjoy some time in nature, even I was surrounded by people.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015

Unlike many other memorial halls of famous people, this one has so much to offer. In addition to the artifacts of Dufu's home, you may see a complete introduction of the poet's life and his work. The government even rebuild the memorial hall according to Dufu's poem. I believe this place is highly cultural valuable! Please do make sure you... More 

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Chengdu, China
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

I work nearby this spot and have only ventured into it once, which for myself was enough. Considering the entrance fee and that it's not different than a lot of the other parks around town I wouldn't make it a top priority. If you're in the area and want to relax in a nice green space with some history behind... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015

The actually cottage is a very minor part of the grounds in which it is located. The picture here is not the cottage obviously, but a pagoda in the park. It is a really nice park, but thats all it is really. Even if you are really in to nature - which I am - Chengdu has a lot of... More 

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Jeddah, Saudi Arabia
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed January 15, 2015

Named after the poet DU FU who had a cottage here . A lake inside and nice greenery . Worth the time if you are into Chinese poetry .

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Berlin, Germany
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 8, 2015

Generally, it is a park near the 2nd ring road. The poet Dufu used to have his Cottage there, which explains the name. You can have a look at his poetry work (in chinese of course) or even buy copies in chinese and english. I personally really like the park as its really quiet there, so you can take a... More 

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