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Address: In Front of Jinci Old Buildings, Jinyuan Distrct, Taiyuan 030025, China
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A Park worth visiting

A must for the visit to Taiyuan. We were in a 22 member group and my local guide was able to explain many of the details of the Park. There was a excellent Chinese painting... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed October 8, 2015
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Singapore, Singapore
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6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2015

A must for the visit to Taiyuan. We were in a 22 member group and my local guide was able to explain many of the details of the Park. There was a excellent Chinese painting collection by the late famous artist 董寿平, not to be missed

Thank Danranzhai
Hong Kong Region, China
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50 reviews
26 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2015

This place is one of the better Cultural places I have visited . The Temples have been mainly left in their real state with no repainting of them . They are in the state they should be , they have been preserved well and are a delight to see . There are also many ancient trees and the gardens are... More 

Thank Glenn B
Hoofddorp, The Netherlands
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136 reviews
60 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2015

This park has beautifull buildings from the song dynasty (960-1279), the rooftops are amazing beautifull colours. Nice gardens we spend about 2 hours in this park before we drove on to Pingyao another beautifull place you should visit when you are in the neighbourhood.

Thank Tbirdt-bird444
York, United Kingdom
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57 reviews
50 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

First, there are two parts of this sight. The outside is free to enter but it's a newly built park. It's beautiful with gardens. The historical sight is at the end of the park and requires ticket. The main temple was built in Song dynasty. There is also a famous spring. There are quite a few guides would approach you... More 

Thank Meeyoru
Beijing, China
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20 reviews
17 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 5, 2015

there is some famous springs, but there is no water now. and there is a beautiful lake. it just an average park.

Thank yong t
New York City, New York
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22 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2015

This park was really like a village preserved in time. It felt like i was in the Chinese Kung Fu movies of my youth. The streets and architecture of the buildings was really cool. It could take a couple of hours to go through everything. Admittedly, it can be a bit touristy in places, but overall it's a worthwhile experience.... More 

Thank howardxp1
Manila, Philippines
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108 reviews
62 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2014

The park is a mix of lakes, gardens, Temples and people enjoying themselves. Some really excellent photo opportunities. Our visit coincided with summer holidays so the park was quite crowded. Spring or Autumn would be the ideal time to visit.

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Cleveland, Ohio
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142 reviews
52 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2014

Really a nice park, though certain Y different in terms of what we would a park in US. No playground to speak of, though there was an amusement park within.

Thank mikeys2
Taiyuan, China
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164 reviews
20 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 262 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2014

This garden is free, so can easily be combined with a visit to Jinci temple next door. Depending on the season, it could be very nice. While there was a very old garden here, most of what is here now was built in 2007. It is well-maintained and clean and has a variety of flowering plants and trees.

Thank travellevret
Melbourne, Australia
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19 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2012

It is a very good place to spend the whole day.... Can have some meals, and rest there. The who;e place is huge and it is in the heart of the centre. There are many places for children to play.

Thank siva1945

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