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Address: Lanpu Jiu Zhou Brand Road
Phone number: 0756-8610388
Price: 80 Yuan/ticket
The New Yuanmingyuan Palace in Zhuhai was built in 1997with as area of 1.39 sq.km,about one third of the original Qing imperial Yuanmingyuan Palace in Beijing .
The original Yuanmingyuan Palace was located in the western suburb of Beijing .The construction of the palace started in 1709 and eventually completed after 151 years .It saw six emperors and was a demonstration of national manpower ,economic prosperity and the wisdom of Chinese people .There you could appreciate more than 40 domestic and foreign scenic spots and 145 buildings ,most of which were of traditional courtyard style except one which was of western style .It was a treasure of Chinese garden-type building.
The main scenic spots of the New Yuanmingyuan Palace consist of:
The Ornamental Columns in Front of the Palace;
The Main Gate ;
The Hall of Openness and Brightness ;
The East and West Side Halls ;
The Hall of Yuanmingyuan ;
The Hall of Three Selflessnesses(this word means one who is not selfish );
The Hall of National Peace ;
The Scenic Area of South China Gardens;
The Scenic Area of Western-style Building;
And some performances about royal life and ceremonies in the daytime and another two grand-scale ones entitled "The Qing Dynasty Royal Court "and "The Qing Dynasty Marine Wars " at 7:30 every evening .
Photos from The New Yuanmingyuan Palace(The New Summer Palace)
Tours that go to The New Yuanmingyuan Palace(The New Summer Palace)