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The Imperial Garden of The Palace Museum, Beijing

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Located at the Imperial City's northernmost point, The Imperial Garden of The Palace Museum was constructed for emperors and their wives to take leisurely strolls through the greenery, to keep fit, read, and relax. Originally built in the 18th century, the garden stretches 140 m (495 ft) from east to west and 80 m (262 ft) from north to south, and it contains the Hall of Imperial Peace made of white marble at its center. Examine the ancient cypress and Chinese wisteria trees as you roam. Observe more than 900 patterns of colorful stone pathways, each depicting a particular figure, scenery, plant, or story. You will need to purchase a ticket to enter the imperial garden. Put The Imperial Garden of The Palace Museum at the forefront of your travel plans using our Beijing vacation trip planner.
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  • This Park is located in the Palace of the forbidden (recovery fin) on the rear of the property and may be referred to as "Palace Yuan Ming ngaching" which this park is designed in the Han dynasty, founded in the years 1420 and has been restored and still maintain the traditional format to remove them. The area of the vertical garden, 80 meters and 140 meters wide. Covering an area of approximately 12000 m2, garden with greenery between the bamboo, adorned with stone and created a lush landscape, and reflects a combination of the traditional culture of Han beautifully. What got into recovery fin, then try to make visited the course certificate.
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  • It is mandatory to go there when you are in China, I recommend you to go after visiting the Forbidden City (it is behind of it). Besides the arquitecture and the beauty of the garden itself, you can r...  more »
  • Very busy part of the site so not much solitude to be found, but some wonderful buildings and trees to check out...  more »