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Suzhou Garden Museum, Suzhou

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Pore through Suzhou Garden Museum to trace the development of the well-known Suzhou gardening culture and gain a deep insight into philosophy behind it. On the first floor, see how gardening became the main occupation of skilled artisans in the area, and how the surrounding nature inspired them. The second floor depicts the historical development of the practice throughout the centuries, while the third floor presents modern gardening skills and the fourth represents garden construction. Highlights include displays of gardens that don't exist today, and the Zhuozheng Garden, famous for miniature mountains and rocks used to create illusions. See Suzhou Garden Museum and all Suzhou has to offer by arranging your trip with our Suzhou trip builder.
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TripAdvisor
  • This is a great museum to prepare your visit to actual classical gardens of Suzhou. There are docents who do free guided tours at certain times of the day. The museum did a great job dissecting key co...  more »
  • It is a museum about the Garden located far from the humble Administrator's garden. You can enter free of charge. It is characteristic in Suzhou that exists independently of the Garden Museum. Explanation of the various gardens in Suzhou.
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  • 一般化的景点,真的不怎么样。去园林博物馆,还不如直接去园林,适合去的园林很多,拙政园、狮子林、沧浪亭、网师园,都是不错的地方。 
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  • 这里好多各种各样的园林啊,特别具有古典意境,一处处的都是那么的吸引人。
  • 俗話說上有天堂,下有蘇杭,蘇州園林是一個很好的旅遊景點,那邊很漂亮。
  • 看过才知道如何欣赏园林
  • 中國園林之美