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Celebration Palace Park

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Early morning music and movement

The Celebration Palace Park is opposite the university in which I teach and was built in the 1950s... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Edward L
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Bristol, United Kingdom
Wonderful way to see the locals - highly recommend

I visited here on the recommendation of a guide and was so glad that I came. I came in the morning... read more

Reviewed October 28, 2018
betteskid
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Boston, Massachusetts
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No.55 Xianning West Road, Beilin District, Xi'an 710048, China
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Celebration Palace Park is opposite the university in which I teach and was built in the 1950s, as a place of relaxation for staff and students, on the ruins of an ancient Chinese palace after the university had moved from Shanghai. Shortly it was...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Edward L
Reviewed October 28, 2018

I visited here on the recommendation of a guide and was so glad that I came. I came in the morning when many locals were doing various exercises (dancing, tai chi) and also singing in the park. Another group were playing instruments. The people were...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed October 22, 2018

Our tour group visited this park and it was a highlight for many of us. The park is green and pretty but what we really liked was seeing all the groups of retired people engaging in various activities and we were invited to join in...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed August 21, 2018

I had seen tourists dancing in the park with locals on the tour group web site. In the video it seemed they just happened upon these locals. Apparently not! But, it was so much fun and everyone had a huge smile on their face as...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed July 22, 2018

This was my first experience in a "People's Park" in China and it was a wonderful place where people gather together to dance, play music and generally enjoy themselves and have a great time. When we first walked into the park people were playing with...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Art K
Reviewed July 14, 2018

We visited in the morning. There were groups of retirees dancing, singing and practicing tai chi. As we watched, we were invited to join in. The singing group’s orchestra played Jingle Bells for us.

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed April 22, 2018

Spent part of a morning here with our tour. The park has a ton of activities going on from fan dancing which you can join in on, to free massages on each other, also a group activity. Really enjoyed going here.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank elindoo
Reviewed March 30, 2018

Celebration Palace Park - a great day spent enjoying in the beautiful sun walkinga mong the tranquil nature.

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed September 8, 2016

I stayed at the Queen's hotel, Huanghou da jiu dian. So it's like 3 mins walk to this park. I've heard they used to charge 20 yuan to get in this place but about 10 years ago all the parks like this in Xi'an is...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Bobbyaisss
Reviewed June 19, 2016

This amazing park is known by several names, and even locals often don't know all of them, so be persistent. The official name is really XingQing Gong Park, which is sometimes written as one word. I walked there from the Bell Tower in about 45...More

Date of experience: June 2016
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