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Address: Kyushu Boulevard Zealand Po, Jiuzhou Avenue, Xiangzhou District, Zhuhai 519070, China
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This is a strange mixture of replica buildings and a theme park. The entrance leads to replicas of the Beijing Imperial Palace and visitors are encouraged to dress up as Emperor... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
Rvwr2012
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Billericay, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Is not amazing and is not a top attraction but it's nice to visit and walk around and see the palace. The negative is that there are a lot of people and during summer is too hot

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Billericay, United Kingdom
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638 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 231 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a strange mixture of replica buildings and a theme park. The entrance leads to replicas of the Beijing Imperial Palace and visitors are encouraged to dress up as Emperor or Empress to be photographed on the imperial throne. Several of our party did this and thoroughly enjoyed it. The cost is only that of photographs which you can... More 

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Thank Rvwr2012
Shanghai, China
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280 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 108 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 December 2016

This was such an unusual place to visit. Actually really well done and quiet. There is a lake behind the palace where you can take a boat ride and place to eat and drink. A very pleasant stroll.

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Thank John T
Las Vegas, Nevada
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574 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 November 2016

This reproduce of Yuan ming Palace is one the popular tourist spot. It is beautiful place in Zhuhai . You can see the Chinese architecture rebuilt from the original Palace in Beijing, which I visited years ago. It give you a little bit of the history. It is a nice place to visit for half a day for the rides... More 

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Thank Tom Y
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13 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 November 2016 via mobile

Big historical location with different sceneries, pleasant area for take a walk to enjoy traditional Chinese buildings and its culture. There are also some site for trying traditional Chinese clothes for taking a picture.

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Thank Mohsen A
New York City, New York
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2016

A theme park built on the same size of land of Yuanmingyuan that was burned down in 1860 by the Brits and French. Maybe I grew up in Beijing and used to the ruins, this newly built park (2012; free 9am - 6pm) doesn't do any magic for me. However, jogging is pretty good there. I didn't go to any... More 

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Thank Irene E
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 November 2016

2008 first week of Oct. I enjoyed the shows alot Reinactments of Chinnese history Past events like Battles in a simple visuel experience gave an understanding of their history without langue barriers

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Thank Tom Kaare J
Hong Kong, China
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016

The New Yuanming Palace in Zhuhai is a good reproduction of Yuanming Palace in Beijing. Although it is not big enough as the one in Beijing, it can also catch your eyes for its great design and unique location in Guangdong province. We enjoyed the design of classic Chinese garden and some of local items from other places in China.

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Thank CiCiWong0822
Singapore, Singapore
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016

If you want to visit Chinese palace u must visit here, you can even have a poem written for your name and wear emperor or princess (gege) clothing and take pictures with them. There's amusement park bring along your children. Free admission

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Changsha, China
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2016

If you need some Chinese culture and scenery, however re-made, this is the place to come in Zhuhai. Not a total replica, but just nice to see buildings you'd see north or in a major tourist attraction for free in a local park. A few tourist traps about (and overpriced drinks), but worth it if you want souvenir emperor photos... More 

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