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An interesting area to witness Guangzhou's creativity.

This centrally located area was formerly a series of "old style" factories. When better factories... read more

Reviewed 3 September 2018
Mark D
Penang Island, Malaysia
Interesting Run-Down Abandoned Creative Zone

I have been to 798 at Beijing so was expecting similar areas/looks - I really love the 798 one in... read more

Reviewed 1 September 2015
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3 Sep 2018
“An interesting area to witness Guangzhou's creativity.”
13 Jul 2017
“Worse than my expectation”
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No.128 Yuancun Siheng Road, Tianhe District, Guangzhou, China
+86 20 8557 4346
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Reviewed 3 September 2018

This centrally located area was formerly a series of "old style" factories. When better factories became available, it was abandoned for a few years. In 2009, it was decided to make it available to groups/people with "an "artistic/creative bent"... As such, it is a very...More

1  Thank Mark D
Reviewed 13 July 2017

I didn't expect so much from Redstory. But this is a prominent tourist attraction in Guangzhou and it is a few metro stations away from the hotel where I stayed, I decided to give it the benefit of the doubt. How do you get there...More

1  Thank Karmaexplorer
Reviewed 23 February 2017

Rather than demolishing a mid 20th century industrial site complete with railway stations the powers that be have decided to turn it into a centre for the arts and creative design. The buildings that haven't been demolished or are too decayed are occupied have been...More

3  Thank douglasm62
Reviewed 14 November 2016

Has found it just recently, but this area is worth to visit. there is not many places in GZ where you can spend your day, but this one it is for sure. shops offer nice things, even very nice furniture!, you can eat here, etc....More

Thank Fran-Svk
Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

This is first time I been this place. Not much place to visit than my expectation. Just old factory background for people to take pictures. Not many designers showroom. We eat lunch there which is not bad

Thank Catherine Chan C
Reviewed 15 May 2016

I was expecting a bit more interactive like 798-Beijing with more shops and cafe's. But my understanding of the place is as a low rent artist workspace. So I suppose the more popular, and more retail, the more expensive the rent may become which is...More

1  Thank Jeff B
Reviewed 1 September 2015

I have been to 798 at Beijing so was expecting similar areas/looks - I really love the 798 one in Beijing. First of all, its not difficult to find/reach the place, after we reached the metro station, there's a direct transport where we can pay...More

Thank mingzhen
Reviewed 19 August 2015

Presented on the Internet as an art precinct with interesting displays, located in a reclaimed Soviet designed, derelict food factory had us fascinated to take the trip to this location. If it once was interesting, it's now way past its prime. There's certainly design businesses...More

Thank Neil M
Reviewed 20 June 2015 via mobile

Being art enthusiasts we were looking forward to this little place. Sadly, the entire place was shut and none of the art galleries were open. Although, a lot of people were strolling around within the premises aimlessly. We felt it as a complete waste of...More

Thank Gagan S
Reviewed 10 May 2015

This Redtory district of Guangzhou used to be brick & wood warehouses & canned food factories which have been converted now to house design & architectural firms plus art studios. It is a very trendy and artsy district with lots of restaurants, book store/ coffee...More

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