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Shenyang Imperial Palace (Gu Gong)

No.171 Shenyang Road, Shenhe District, Shenyang 110011, China
+86 24 2484 3819
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No.171 Shenyang Road, Shenhe District, Shenyang 110011, China
+86 24 2484 3819
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Having lived in Korea for 20+ years, I am used to big, clean and well maintained palaces. This seemed smaller and dusty. Not daily dusty, long term built up dusty. In each area the minimal non-English signage was sparse. A full page of Chinese text...More

Thank boolbada
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place did not wow me, but I am not a museum person. I really feel that this place is for those who like museums and am willing to do a fair bit of walking. When you first go in, you won't know where you...More

Thank Exploration89
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This was the third time I have visited Gu Gong. It only costs 60 rmb for a ticket and I enjoy walking around the grounds. Seems like there is always some reconstruction going on but it is fine. Did not watch a performance this time...More

Thank Dwayne S
Reviewed 18 June 2017

I visited this place with some Chinese and Non-Chinese friends. We hired an English speaking guide who gave us a lot of useful information on the history of the buildings as well as architecture of them. Compared to the Beijing forbidden city, it is much...More

Thank Alireza_Samimi
Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

To digress:- I made a mistake in my last review on Shenyang Railway Station, it should read that "we took a speed train from there to Dalian on 18 May". I typed the city as "Harbin" which we have already gone on 10 May-14 May)....More

1  Thank Jedai79
Reviewed 4 May 2017

Nice palace, smaller than Beijing, but this was the first. Part of the UNESCO world heritage sites, along with the Beijing palace. It offers a nice history of the Dynasty. Overall I enjoyed the experience

Thank Cameron C
Reviewed 2 May 2017

Nice place, Palace is well maintained, Guided tours are available. Entrance 60 RMB, daily open from 8h30 to 17h00

Thank Erwin H
Reviewed 16 April 2017

The Imperial Palace is pretty interesting. If you have the time, love history or love the culture just check it out. There are some really antique items on display which is pretty mind-blowing to think that it is so old. This is place is very...More

1  Thank Dion D
Reviewed 11 April 2017

A symbol of Shenyang. Traditional place and easy to reach from any 5 star hotel by taxi. Recommendable place.

Thank fritzschenkel51
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

The money what you pay for entrance doesn't deserve that (60 rmb) . Quite boring as for me.The most of palace rooms looking the same

Thank Anastasia D
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