Explore the rich culture while visiting the many attractions Suzhou is replete with. These cultural attractions are suitable for all ages and can prove to make your trip to Suzhou a fruitful one. Be it historic monuments or cultural performances, cultural attractions somehow steal the show of the other attractions and things to do in Suzhou.
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23 Yuanlin Road, Suzhou, Jiangsu, China
07:30 am - 05:30 pm
One of the four most important classical gardens of Suzhou, Lion grove garden was built in mid-fourteenth century during the rule of Yuan dynasty. The garden gets its name from the Lion cliff on Mountain Xitianmu in Zhejiang Province which also has many rock formations resembling lions. The garden was renamed several times and has always been a pop...
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204 Dongbei Street, Suzhou, Jiangsu, China
09:00 am - 05:00 pm
Originally a site of the Mansion of Prince Zong, this museum was founded in 1960 and is dedicated to porcelains, relics of the revolution, most notably celadon, handicraft works, calligraphies and paintings of Ming and Qing Dynasties which define the history, art and culture of Suzhou and Yangtze delta.
Exhibition halls surrounded by the classical ...
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Pingjiang District, Suzhou,China
Paralleling the Pingjian River, Pingjiang road stretches for 1606 metres. Lined with typical houses of ancient Suzhou, this street has a phenomenal architecture. White walls and black tiles represent the simple but elegant way of Chinese architectural homes. The old town still retains the culture of Song Dynasty and boasts a history of 800 years.
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338 LiuYuan Road, Gusu, Suzhou, Jiangsu, China
07:30 am - 05:00 pm
Spread over 23,300 Square metres of area, this was originally a classical private garden and is one of the four most famous gardens in Suzhou. Built in classic Qing style, it is famous for its delicate beauty, magnificent halls and admirable structures.
It has a history of 400 years and needless to say is a UNESCO world heritage sight.
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24th lane, Hanshan temple, Jinchang, Suzhou, Jiangsu, China
07:30 am - 05:00 pm
Located at around three miles from the Fengqiao old town, this temple was originally built during the Liang dynasty. It was renovated repeatedly and the current 10600 square metres of area represents the architectural style of Qing dynasty.
Attractions within the temple area include:
Grand prayer hall
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Guangfu Town, Wu Count , Wuzhong District,Suzhou 215159, China
08:00 am - 04:30 pm
This ancient neighbourhood is located 25 kilometers west o Suzhou’s urban area on the Peninsula of Taihu Lake at the foot of the Mt. Dengwei. A history that dates back to 7000 years, Guangfu ancient town flaunts historical and cultural relics like the Bronze Kwan-yin Temple, Situ Temple, Sheng’en Temple, Shilou Nunnery, and Sea of Fragr...