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Zhongshanling Bandstand

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Pigeon Palace

I had a ticket to enter as part of a package (worth 15 yuan), so despite thinking I didn't really... read more

Reviewed 21 January 2017
Lilijp03
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Beijing, China
Were lucky to see/hear a music performance

We visited 1st of May - the Mausoleum was packed - but we were so lucky to sneak to this place... read more

Reviewed 29 August 2016
Sine019
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Nanjing, China
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25 Apr 2017
“A weird place to charge for admission”
20 Jan 2017
“Pigeon Palace”
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Inner Zhongshanling Scenic Resort, Xuanwu District, Nanjing 210018, China
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Reviewed 25 April 2017

Basically this place is an open air amphitheater built in the 20's. I was surprised that they charged admission to get in here, but I guess if there was a show there it would make sense. I had bought a multi ticket when I visited...More

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Reviewed 21 January 2017

I had a ticket to enter as part of a package (worth 15 yuan), so despite thinking I didn't really need to see it after doing a lot of walking, went in anyway. Unlike most people, I do like pigeons and they were everywhere, with...More

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Reviewed 29 August 2016

We visited 1st of May - the Mausoleum was packed - but we were so lucky to sneak to this place where a small string orchestra played a beautiful concert - a mixture of classical music pieces. It was a very sunny day and the...More

Thank Sine019
Reviewed 13 June 2016

We popped in here as we had a ticket for all main Purple Mountain sights. The amphitheater is inspired by greek architecture with stage surrounded from 180 degrees by water. The stands were patronised by many people eating lunch. Overall a nice sight but nothing...More

Thank MarciTravels
Reviewed 27 October 2015

If there was a band or activity on the stage it would have been better. Paid extra (small amount) to walk down to the bandstand. Many people were just sitting and eating lunch.

Thank Dave B
Reviewed 6 August 2015 via mobile

On the other side of the park is a great place to work out and have fun! Lots of swings and ropes to climb and a great workout. I like the swing it's amazing and so much fun. I will go once a week for...More

Thank Dan S
Reviewed 25 June 2015

Visited in November 2012, this wide arena for symphony and band sounds like an ideal place to be to near to an unrehearsed concert! The columns serve as the background of the symphony hall) It's always lively in the forest to listen to beautiful music....More

Thank Laxiaozi08200912
Reviewed 8 June 2015 via mobile

Sun Yat-Sen's Music Stage is a relaxing area of the Mausoleum complex to go after competing with the crowds into the main Mausoleum itself. When inside, you will often be greeted by hundreds of white pigeons either circling in front of the Greek looking structure...More

1  Thank manderjones
Reviewed 11 October 2014

We were here by Sept 2014. The ticket cost RMB$10/head. When the time we came it's Sunday therefore we saw many families. There are many pigeons flying everywhere. Many kids feed the pigeons. Suitable for family gathering on weekends. Besides that it's nothing to see.

1  Thank hweeying
Reviewed 4 October 2013

I first heard about this place on CCTV travelogue. So I wanted to have a picnic there for ages. We went on midautmn day so the mountain was packed but entry to the zhongshan ling was free but we still had to pay 10rmb to...More

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