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nice walled garden

you need to pay to get into the gardens but is included in the museum price and should go in to... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Moe, Australia

Such a beautiful, serene place to visit in Bendigo. Parts are looking a little tired and could... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Greater Melbourne, Australia
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1 - 11 Bridge St | Golden Dragon Museum, Bendigo, Greater Bendigo, Victoria 3550, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

you need to pay to get into the gardens but is included in the museum price and should go in to have a look . the park area is part of the Bendigo trail as well so all is linked into the one walking area...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Such a beautiful, serene place to visit in Bendigo. Parts are looking a little tired and could use some TLC, yet still gorgeous.

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank MartinaJones
Reviewed April 29, 2019

Located directly opposite the Golden Dragon Museum, Yi Yuan Gardens is a beautiful hidden oasis. Designed around a large central pond, there are many spots to stroll, sit, wander and reflect, taking in monuments and vistas from various angles and vistas. It's a quiet serene...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank MsLiz64
Reviewed March 21, 2019

The gardens are very well maintained,& rest full,the museum is a good place to spend on a rainy day ,the artefacts are amzing

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Frank A
Reviewed January 14, 2019

The Yi Yuan Gardens or Gardens of Joy used the Imperial Gardens in Beijing as a model and it is all very well done and a great reminder of the role the Chinese played in the Golfd Rush era. These gardens are an integral part...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed January 4, 2019

International and intersatate visitors very impressed with this tranquil garden in the Chinese tourist precinct in Bendigo.

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed December 14, 2018 via mobile

The gardens are beautifully grown and maintained and are an excellent way to escape buildings and cars for the peace of green trees and relexijg water flows. Although small, the garden is a nice place to visit and relax. It is also free which is...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed December 10, 2018

This attraction was near the Golden Dragon Museum, which I didn't visit. The combination of interesting buildings extensive murals and other artworks, water features, gardens, rockeries and temple offerings was fascinating, yet peaceful.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank NZer_101
Reviewed November 8, 2018

Only ones there at the time, so very quiet, peaceful and relaxing environment, close to Golden Dragon Museum, lovely

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank 29Kathie
Reviewed September 6, 2018 via mobile

Small Chinese garden adjacent to the Golden Dragon Museum (entry included in the admission price for the museum). While small, it has the sense of much larger gardens and manages the elemental serenity of good Chinese gardens. A calming spot to sit and relax.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Nmsj1957
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