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Kong Mansion

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9 Nov 2017
“Unfortunately the late renovation looks too obvious, and too many tourists.”
6 Oct 2017
“Kong Mansion, Qufu”
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In the center of QuFu, Qufu 273100, China
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Reviewed 10 November 2017

Honestly I shouldn't have written this review, as this trip happened many years ago. However I couldn't remove this rating. So let me still put a short review here. The Kong Mansion is one of the oldest places, to commemorate Confucius and his legacy. This...More

Thank Alex L
Reviewed 7 October 2017

Bought a 3-attraction pass for the Temple, Mansion & Forrest of Confucius, and did this one first. For a person who was so influential and important, the 3 attractions don’t seem to want you to know a lot about him. There are very few signs...More

Thank WayneKelso
Reviewed 27 April 2017

Housing complex for Confucius decendent to conducting official business and served as residence. A number of emperors also visited to pay respect to the family. Nothing unique here, a let down.

Thank FYL003
Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

Of the three sights, Kong Mansion is the least exciting. It is quite mundane and if possible should be done first, if you are doing all three or not at all if you aren't fussed. The garden out the back is pleasant on a sunny...More

Thank bladdamasta
Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

From an historical point of view, this was well worth the visit. Right next to the temple it could just be considered part of the same complex. Well preserved and restored I enjoyed spending a couple of hours walking around with our private guide who...More

Thank Garrrick W
Reviewed 5 October 2016

This is the second time I been writing a negative review in Qufu. This area is not Confucius home. It was basically a market. There were women insisting on selling books and will stop at nothing until you get it. It was a huge mob...More

Thank Andrew T
Reviewed 4 September 2016

The second part of the Qufu Kong triad of sites is the most disappointing. There are many pavilions and pagodas, but only a couple of them are actually open. Four in fact. And you can only go to the doors and peer inside, along with...More

1  Thank Jarko2015
Reviewed 28 July 2016 via mobile

It is really worth seeing this mansion as well as the temple and if possible getting a guide to help you navigate but more importantly to appreciate the whole story of Confucius and his rise to fame an importance in Chinese culture. The mansion gives...More

Thank JeffCypress
Reviewed 13 July 2016 via mobile

The Kong mansion is really big. Full of garden with beautiful flowers and also a lot of palaces. It can be easy to lose your way :P it worth a visi for sure.

Thank woundi
Reviewed 4 April 2016

This family mansion is where the descendants of Confucius once lived. It is now a museum and part of the UNESCO World Heritage Site. The complex is rather huge, with many halls and pavilions, some of them being converted as shops. There are short Chinese...More

Thank LG_Kay
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