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Puppet Emperor's Palace (Wei Huang Gong)

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Address: No.3 Guangfu Road, Kuancheng District, Changchun 130051, China
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08:30 - 15:30
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Sun - Sat 08:30 - 15:30

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Puppet Emperor's Palace and Japanese history

To go to the Puppet palace is 80RMB but very interesting. If you have seen the movie "The Last Emperor" then there will be things you will recognize as some of the movie was... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
Changchun, China
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Changchun, China
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

To go to the Puppet palace is 80RMB but very interesting. If you have seen the movie "The Last Emperor" then there will be things you will recognize as some of the movie was filmed in this palace. There is a lot of interesting information that is not on the boards throughout the palace so I suggest that you have... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

Very interesting place, full of history and memories. It's huge and the wide garden is very nice for a walk. A must for foreigners in Changchun.

Thank Ludovico A
Bundaberg, Australia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2016

If you are traveling to Changchun you must go to see the palace. If you are traveling to Changchun you are probably already going to see the palace. It was very interesting, especially if you are interested in modern history, but it is not too heavy if you do not have a thorough background knowledge. It cost 80 kuai pp... More 

Thank Elilyssar
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016

From this destination, you can experience the heart feeling of a poppet emperor that once upon a time stated from the top in the country but fallen to the bottom. Very interesting and meaningful trip if you love historical.

Thank Ideatraveller
Padua, Italy
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016

It's a beginning 20th century palace, no relevant thing to underline. Could be a weekend visit opportunities. No more than this.

Thank Qualimero
Singapore, Singapore
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 October 2016 via mobile

The Palace is very well preserved. With the detailed introduction by the official guide, who is knowledgeable, polite and soft spoken, the visit was like a walk down the history path for us. It provided a good reminder that "history can be forgiven but shouldn't be forgotten"!

Thank Joyce P
Masterton, New Zealand
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 September 2016

An insight into the history of the last emperor rather than the movie version. Lovely architecture and furniture from mid last century.

Thank Damdogue
Changchun, China
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 August 2016

Radio tour with English headphones made for a great learning expirence. Parking is not to bad of a problem. Just wish they had some more foriegn friendly food.

Thank Andrewyoung88
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 August 2016

A fascinating look at this important part of Chinese history. I just wish the displays had English translations. The audio devices helped with the overall information, but the details of artifacts, photos, etc. were only in Chinese so I missed a lot

Thank JMT1112
Warren, Michigan
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2016

I spent a few hours here in the winter, I've heard summer can be a bit smelly with the horse track in the middle, so be warned! Otherwise, the house itself if interesting, walking you through the later life of Pu Yi. As someone who didn't know anything about this history, it was a bit shocking at first. The house... More 

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