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    Tourist Spots >> Garden of A Half | 半园
    [ Suzhou -- Jiangsu ]
    update: 3/7/2017
    Suzhou classical gardens, Garden of a Half, Yu Yue poetry, Qing Dynasty architecture | 因园仅占地一隅,造园时在“半”字上做文章,建筑多以“半”为特色,小巧玲珑.
    This garden features architecture characterized by “half”, with a half bridge and half pavilion and even a library with two and a half stories. 全园布局以狭长水池为中心,周围环以旱船、四面厅,水榭,半亭等建筑,建筑多以“半”为特点,半桥、半亭、半榭等。园东北角建有藏书楼,造型别致,重檐高阁,外观二层半,小巧玲珑。
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    The entire layout of the garden is centered on a pond. The surrounding buildings include a land boat, a four-sided hall, a waterside pavilion and a half pavilion. Most of the buildings can be characterized by “half”, like half bridge and half pavilion. There is a library building in the northeast side of the garden. The library building is unique in shape. It has two and a half stories. The garden is rich in flowers and tree. Although relatively small, the garden’s layout is quite compact and the buildings are delicate and smart. Poetry written by the famous poet Yu Yue from Qing Dynasty for the Garden of a Half is engraved on tablet in the main hall. There are many flowers and trees and a stone bridge in front of the hall. To the west of the hall there is a house in the shape of a boat.
    Note: This garden has been bought by the nearby hotel. Now it serves as the courtyard of the hotel restaurant and admission is open to the public, free of charge.
    Opening hours and admission fees
    Opening hours: it’s not open to public, and if you’d like to go there for tea, you can call 0512 6770 6688 (CN) to order
    Admission: free of charge
    Special points of interest
    The architecture is characterized by halves
    Address, phone/contact person:
    Garden of a Half, 60 Baita Dong Lu, Suzhou
    Tel: 0512 6770 6688 (CN)
    开放时间:不对外开放,可致电0512 6770 6688预订下午茶
    电话:0512 6770 6688


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