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Xiamen Shuzhuang Garden

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All reviews nice garden rock formations zigzag bridge facing the sea private villa piano museum worth a visit gulangyu island lin maze hill pavilions chinese
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Reviewed December 13, 2018

beautifully decorated traditional chinese garden at seaside with bridge, stones, small hill, fish pond and pavilion. good to visit in early morning

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank TuangWX
Reviewed October 7, 2018

Shizhuang Garden was another fee requiring section of the island. Within the grounds were two buildings of the piano museum that had an extensive collection of unique pianos that would impress even the non-musicians. The zigzag bridge along the coast and the cave rock formations...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank thelonious22
Reviewed August 14, 2018

A beautiful garden and a really lovely way to spend a day but oh boy was it hot ! August is not the best month to visit

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank silvasilva2015
Reviewed August 7, 2018

There is a fee to enter this garden, RMB30 per adult but it is worth to pay the entrance fee. Upon entry, there is a museum of personal artifacts and collection of antiques. This museum is fully air conditioned so it was a good way...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank FlorenceH626
Reviewed March 29, 2018 via mobile

This is a beautiful seaside garden. Shuzhuang Garden (Chinese: 菽庄花园) was built in 1913 in the south of Gulangyu Island. Originally a private villa of the prestigious local squire Lin Erjia, Shuzhuang Garden was donated to the country in 1955. The garden was built according...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Peggy T
Reviewed January 1, 2018

Besides Sunlight Rock, this is another popular attraction. The garden is well maintained and the layout is well designed, facing the sea and the hill. I particularly enjoyed the walk on the forty four bridge along the coast, with great view of the sea and...More

Date of experience: December 2017
1  Thank LG_Kay
Reviewed December 19, 2017

We enjoyed walking around the garden very much. The rock maze was fun and the view from zigzag bridge was nice I'm not a music person, so, i don't quite get the piano museums. I recommend spending about 2 - 3 hours there.

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank moumou199
Reviewed March 30, 2017

Our tour group visited the Shuzhuang Garden on the way to the Piano Museum. This place used to be a private villa of Lin Erjia, a wealthy businessman from Taiwan. The villa and the surrounding gardens were a replica of his father’s residence in Taipei,...More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank lindasllim
Reviewed December 19, 2016

the gardens are very well maintained and you can spend a good 2 hour walk to visit all its locations. the rock wall is amazing. the piano museum must be seen. sometimes someone from the museum will play music and they play very well. there...More

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank Rey G
Reviewed November 13, 2016

Requires a fee of RMB30 to enter the garden but it is actually on the way to the Piano Museum. So it is worth it to visit 2 places at a small fee. The garden is beautiful with nicely manicured plants and especially interesting is...More

Date of experience: November 2016
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