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Museum of Summer Resort

In Summer Resort, Shuangluan District, Chengde 067000, China
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A touch of Zen

Compared to the garishness of typical Qing aesthetics elsewhere in the royal facilities, the Summer... read more

Reviewed 13 August 2015
HansiZhai
,
Singapore River, Singapore
Nice!

You can see a lot of nice antiques, calligraphy, pottery, furniture and displays about the... read more

Reviewed 1 April 2013
LiLi167
,
Wuhan, China
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good33%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible0%
12 Aug 2015
“A touch of Zen”
31 Mar 2013
“Nice!”
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In Summer Resort, Shuangluan District, Chengde 067000, China
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Reviewed 13 August 2015

Compared to the garishness of typical Qing aesthetics elsewhere in the royal facilities, the Summer Resort is beautifully understated and reserved. The crowds are there, but the atmosphere somehow conduces one to a more meditative stroll, rather than a frantic rush from attraction to attraction.

Thank HansiZhai
Reviewed 1 April 2013

You can see a lot of nice antiques, calligraphy, pottery, furniture and displays about the emperors. The antique clocks was my favorite of the displays.

Thank LiLi167
Reviewed 20 November 2011

wandering through empresses apartments seeing the objects and the tale of the last emperor

Thank VamC
Reviewed 30 September 2011

As this is where the emperors of times past when to relax and do business during the summer, a simplified version of the Forbidden City was built to house them. Now this has been converted to a museum of sorts. Tourists can wander through the...More

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