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Gong Wang Fu Garden, Beijing

Gong Wang Fu Garden - Beijing, China
Gong Wang Fu Garden
Liuyin Jie 17, Beijing, China 100009Map
Xi Cheng District
+86 10 8119 1011
Neighborhood: Xi Cheng District
Overview

In the middle of the 19th century Gong Wang Fu mansion and gardens belonged to Prince Gong, the brother of Emperor Xian Feng and the brother-in-law to the Empress Dowager Cixi. The Prince was a talented artist particularly in the arts of gardening and poetry. Thus this garden is a poetic experience. Visitors can follow winding paths through the garden to view the pagodas and buildings from a variety of angles. Little streams, stone hills, and corridors rising along a mound create a tranquil atmosphere. Visitors may also go angling beside the central pool.

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