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Meiling Palace

Xiaohong Mountain, east of Sifang City, Xuanwu District, Nanjing 210028, China
+86 25 8443 1491
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Beautiful mix of east and west.

From what I could tell, this place was a mansion built by a government official during the 20's. It... read more

Reviewed 25 April 2017
nickpolson18
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Taizhou, China
A Grand Chinese Manor

Certainly impressive to visit. How many Chinese houses had hot water, showers and Western toilets... read more

Reviewed 26 January 2017
Lilijp03
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Changsha, China
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25 Apr 2017
“Beautiful mix of east and west.”
25 Jan 2017
“A Grand Chinese Manor”
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Xiaohong Mountain, east of Sifang City, Xuanwu District, Nanjing 210028, China
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+86 25 8443 1491
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Reviewed 25 April 2017

From what I could tell, this place was a mansion built by a government official during the 20's. It is beautiful, and was included in the mult ticket I bought when I visited the Ming tombs. The building is well preserved and full of antiques....More

Thank nickpolson18
Reviewed 26 January 2017

Certainly impressive to visit. How many Chinese houses had hot water, showers and Western toilets in 1932? Refurbishment of furniture and curtains has been tastefully done, together with information boards in English as to Soon May-ling's early life, marriage and diplomatic duties. For tourists, there...More

Thank Lilijp03
Reviewed 13 November 2016

I found the location a little bit difficult for an English speaking person because of the little information that was in English. The palace itself is pretty impressive and was a nice glimpse into what living at this level used to be like. It certainly...More

Thank Nate080411
Reviewed 20 October 2016

If you find the tombs of Ming Dynasty too expensive you can come here is you like arts. Song Mei Ling was the Chinese Thatcher. They offer postcards as well.

1  Thank Gergely L
Reviewed 19 May 2016 via mobile

Touring the Meiling Palace was a memorable experience. The building itself is a great testimony to architects who combined features of both Chinese and Western architecture. The exhibits inside provide an excellent tribute to a lady who did much to help China during her lifetime,...More

Thank Don L
Reviewed 5 May 2016

I didn't expect much from Meiling Palace, but it exceeded my expectation. I got to know a lot about Song Meiling there. By visiting Meiling Palace, I truly realized that Song Meiling was a brilliant women, a lady worthing the thumbs up. Moreover, the architecture...More

Thank cathypangw
Reviewed 28 December 2015 via mobile

The ticket was 30 yuan. I enjoyed a nice bus ride to the park and the had a good walk to the Meiling house. The architecture is lovely, and the basement has some artwork of Song Meiling. If interested in this type of historical site,...More

Thank megcram
Reviewed 14 October 2014

Soong Mei Ling was an extraordinary women figure especially taking under consideration times she was living it, so it was very nice to see her house and read some of her story. It was also a nice change from visiting temples all of the time.

Thank alessa-chan
Reviewed 7 August 2014

What was left is as it is. At least not everything able to be taken away by its former owner. As in present times, not that many people can afford to build such a living place, with such fine quality, and ample grounds. As one...More

Thank Long M
Reviewed 21 May 2014

It was a great place to visit for the people who have visited Beijing or a big city as Shanghai before.To find a new quiet places to relax this is the one of it and come to know abt Meiling Palace history

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