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Suzhou Garden Museum

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“Interesting Intro to Suzhou Gardens”
18 Sep 2017
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No.202 Yangyu Alley, Pingjiang District, Suzhou 215002, China
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This museum is a very interesting intro to the gardens. It contains many interesting pictures, wonderful artefacts, and great models detailing the gardens. It is well worth the visit and its a great intro to the wonderful gardens of Suzhou.

Thank celticjames33
Reviewed 18 September 2017

Lovely museum. You should come here before you want to visit actual gardens. You have to buy ticket to visit .

1  Thank Chau C
Reviewed 9 April 2017

We went to this museum After we had visited the Humble Administrator's Garden, as did not realise that it was a museum on it's own, until we were exiting the HA gardens. I'd recommend entering this museum first if possible, as it gives you a...More

1  Thank Keston A
Reviewed 20 January 2017

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 components of Suzhou's classical gardens so you know...More

2  Thank CaptainZura
Reviewed 25 April 2016 via mobile

This museum is the last building designed by Pei. The collection is small and they have several national treasures, the Pearl tower and the exquisite celadon lotus bowl. We stood in line outside for time time with everyone but then an administrator pulled us out...More

Thank Marty S
Reviewed 28 March 2016

Would recommend a lovely walk. Do not use canal boat unless you have money to burn. You see more when you walk.

Thank Hev G
Reviewed 21 January 2016

Very famous museum in China, not for the exhibits, but for the architecture. After the tour, I have to say the museum is a truly must-do in Suzhou. The relics and art piece on display were amazing and they were a good way to learn...More

1  Thank Pudding20142014
Reviewed 1 January 2016

This museum is a East meet West kind of design. Very pleasant visit with nice picture moments in the compound and of course exhibits within the halls. There is a nice cafeteria in the museum as well.

Thank TJX05
Reviewed 22 December 2015 via mobile

After visiting the Humble Administrators Gardens, we stumbled upon this nondescript museum when we were backing to the car. It is through a side door in the stretch if wall from the HA Gardens. The museum traces the history of gardens in Suzhou. It provides...More

1  Thank FlorineC52
Reviewed 18 November 2015 via mobile

From here you can learn about the history of Suzhou Garden, so you can the best or most special part of every garden, and if you don't know which one to visit, by visiting here, you can make your decision according to your own interest.

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