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Yuelu Academy, Changsha
(4.4/5 based on 160+ reviews on the web)
Founded in 976 at the foot of Yuelu Mountain, Yuelu Academy ranks among the top institutions of higher learning in China. Feel the continuity of wisdom and knowledge passed down through centuries while strolling around the leafy campus, dotted with traditional pavilions and manicured landscape gardens with carp ponds. Observe the bamboo groves and a large number of tables with carved inscriptions by famous scholars and craftspeople. The ancient academy also hosts a museum of education and a large center for foreign language research. As you tour the buildings, maintain a respectful silence while lectures are in progress. Make Yuelu Academy a part of your Changsha vacation plans using our Changsha vacation generator.
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Reviews
TripAdvisor
  • 因为是自行前往,没有约介绍讲解的导游,没有达到预想的要求,缘由为前往前还是要做足必要的功课,了解其的历史。只是走马观花似的参观,有遗憾。 
  • The thousand years old academy. We were touring this place accompanied by our clients, who also hired an English guide for us. We spent an hour there, but clearly, it was not enough. It is located on ...  more »
  • 此景点在岳麓山上,进去收费,具体忘记了,对历史感兴趣的可以去看看,没什么特别的,大多都是翻新的,岳麓山可以去看看,登高望远嘛 
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  • Great place to visit. very touch with the story. you definitely need a guide to explain during the visit
  • 千年学府 风景优美
  • That's the best place to be!
  • 湖南大学内,环境清幽,经常举办各种讲座,有学术类的,也有生活类的。书院有很多古籍和古迹。岳麓书院的景致,层叠有致,没有江南园林那么精致近乎细碎,这里透着多一分的大气和沉淀。
  • 千年学府,在湖南大学内,后面就是岳麓山,风景秀丽,书院建筑十分精美