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Shenyang Imperial Palace (Gu Gong), Shenyang
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The oldest Qing-period imperial architecture complex, Shenyang Imperial Palace (Gu Gong) makes up part of a World Heritage Site. Admire a whole complex of 17th-century palaces with intricate interior ornaments and pavilions displaying royal tablets, porcelain and jade vases, and elaborately ornamented robes. Spanning 6 hectares (14.8 acres) with 114 well-preserved and restored ancient buildings, the complex reflects the full glory of the Manchurian dynasty, which ruled China until 1917. See the sword by dynasty founder Nurhaci, who commissioned the palace's construction in 1625. Take an informative guided tour for full insight into this architectural gem. By using our Shenyang vacation planner, you can arrange your visit to Shenyang Imperial Palace (Gu Gong) and other attractions in Shenyang.
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  • 占地不是很大,很多建築修復痕跡比較明顯。在網絡上購買門票會有一定的折扣優惠,但是許要到景區門口附近的旅行社去換票,略麻煩。 
  • 導遊的講解內容豐富,才能有較深的了解。 不會走馬看花。而且有許多景點可拍攝。故宮現場的人員也會提醒參觀的民眾小心階梯等。 
  • This is a smaller (and older) version of the Forbidden City in Beijing. It's interesting and informative to look around but you will only need a few hours to see the whole thing. The buildings are bea...  more »
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  • If you are around then worth a visit, otherwise no need to come from a long way to here.
  • We liked 11 pictures we loved it. The thing we liked most was the building that has golden dragons because the golden dragons made the building look beautiful
  • palace of first qing emperor. it is much smaller than Beijing forbidden city or taiwan forbidden city. It is situated in thw most busy area, you can easily get to other points of interests such as DaShuaiFu,and zhong jie (middle steet shopping malls)
  • Amazing historical place. You will need more than 2h to take a walk around this palace.
  • 不一样的风格!