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Former Residence of Lu Xun, Shaoxing

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Choose the night tour

The site open in the evening and is much nicer to view with less crowd. Is a large mension and nice... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Shanghai, China
An educational experience

It looked beautiful at night. My friend who was a local, brought me around the place and explained... read more

Reviewed 8 November 2018
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The site open in the evening and is much nicer to view with less crowd. Is a large mension and nice to a slow walk.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Septimuslow
Reviewed 8 November 2018 via mobile

It looked beautiful at night. My friend who was a local, brought me around the place and explained the history behind it as well as how day to day life was like back then as well as how the household tools/equipment was used and why...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank nicholasl611
Reviewed 6 September 2018

While in Shaoxing, we visited a Lu Xun native place. It is a large complex of historical buildings with LuXun memorial, gardens, and house where LuXun lived. Admission is free, with photo ID provided.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank 855kimagic
Reviewed 20 June 2018

The area is often ripe with the smells of "smelly tofu", it's takes some getting used to. There's a lot to see, while note super exciting from the perspective of visuals and such, it's an incredibly rich representation of the history. I've been there many...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank B8835HCjamesm
Reviewed 7 June 2018 via mobile

To to visit and know the history and belongings of the respected. The exhibit can be a little scary for kids. No entrance fee.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank OYLT
Reviewed 5 June 2018 via mobile

After being refused entry last time for.not having passports on hand we came back today. staff were rude. even to chinese people. made me throw out my sealed food package she spotted in my bag. tripped on their wet and uneven steps on my way...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Rebekah L
Reviewed 8 May 2018 via mobile

It‘s an interesting place with a lot of history but I see interesting places in my life. But when you stay longer in Shaoxing it‘s nice to see.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank julien2708
Reviewed 31 July 2017

Quite touristy but worth visiting; an informative and charming place in the heart of old Shaoxing. Good place for purchasing souvenirs, too.

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank fairyqueene
Reviewed 25 January 2017

This is the mostly unrestored and authentic ancestral home of one of China's better known poets/essayists. It feels a bit unfinished sometimes as evidenced by just one or two lifelike mannequins in a room or two as an imagination-aide, there really is just some bare...More

Date of experience: January 2017
1  Thank LiJames77
Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

I am the native of Shaoxing and I have visited there for over 10 times. I am glad to tell you something before your tour. First, don't believe some guys taking an album and persuading you to follow them. The whole sight is FREE, or...More

Date of experience: January 2017
4  Thank Dranvikee
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