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Peking Former Residence of Soong Ching Ling (Song Qingling Guju)

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Song Qingling was the wife of Sun Yat Sen, she loved China & her former home, on the northern side of Hou Hai lake, houses memorabilia. The gardens surrounding the house a lovely.
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Hou Hai Bei Yan 46, Northeast shore of Hou Hai, Xi Cheng Qu, Beijing 100009, China
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Reviewed 12 June 2018

Madam Song is the great modernization woman who has involved in dynamics driving of new Chinese society movement. A noble well educated Chinese lady who has devoted herself to promoted and improved beneficial of Chinese society development.

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Reviewed 7 April 2018

Former Residence of Soong Ching Ling is available from 9:00 to 17:30, I came here when it was 9:00 and finished my visit at 10:30, so visitors usually have ample time to visit. It's really convenient to get here since Beijing's subway covered nearly everywhere...More

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Reviewed 26 January 2018

Interesting history of 20th century China history. Fascinating pictures. Beautiful grounds even in cold January.

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Reviewed 20 October 2017 via mobile

The gardens of this former residence is beautiful, very tranquil and good for photo shots. She used to keep doves and you can see them at the back of the residence. A very peaceful place for a stroll which you can make a stop as...More

Thank savvy8200
Reviewed 10 June 2017

Knowing little of Soong Ching Ling before this visit I found the information on her available here was plentiful, interesting and very educational. The actual house reflects how she lived very well and the grounds are wonderful. Not only did I learn about her here...More

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Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

I spent a very enjoyable afternoon here. Very relaxing and interesting former home still furnished is it was originally. The outside of the grounds is a very large lake surrounded by shops and cafes.

Thank Richard N
Reviewed 30 March 2017

Located in the Shichaihai area , this lakeside residence includes a museum, lovely gardens and a courtyard. The museum details the life of Soong Ching Ling until her death in 1981. There are many paintings, momentos and exhibits on display here. There are not many...More

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Reviewed 8 November 2016

It was not a planned visit, but I came across this place while wandering in the hutong area. This residence has a garden, courtyard and a 2-storey museum. It was peaceful here as it wasn’t a major tourist attraction. There are many paintings and exhibits...More

Thank LG_Kay
Reviewed 8 May 2016

In the Houhai lake area. The East side of the residence is under renovation from Mar 21 to May 21, and you must enter on the western gate. Only access to the museum and the former residence is available. No access to garden. The museum...More

Thank Paulo D
Reviewed 23 April 2016

This mansion is situated in the hutong district, by the lake and combines historic buildings, rooms and furniture, as well as a charming garden and a small but very interesting memorial museum. A must if you are interested in the Revolution.

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