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Address: Eastern Fuqin Street, Jinniu District, Chengdu 610081, China
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08:00 - 17:00
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An "off the radar" hidden gem in the center of the city!

If i could give 3.5 stars, that would be ideal, but no 'half' stars possible. I give this place 4 because it's one of the few places that offer a cool tomb that you can walk right... read more

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New York City, New York
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Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

If i could give 3.5 stars, that would be ideal, but no 'half' stars possible. I give this place 4 because it's one of the few places that offer a cool tomb that you can walk right up to and see the whole construction and architecture used to build it. Also, there is a museum in the back you can... More 

Thank howardxp1
Bodrum City, Turkey
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277 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 127 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

So glad we visited this site. A tomb of such historical significance in city center is amazing in itself. There is detailed information in both English & Chinese about its history. For 20 yuans, one gets to visit the tomb & the museum in the back of the palace (which is just an empty building). Make sure you don't miss... More 

Thank Louise K
Chengdu, China
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 January 2017

Yongling mausoleum of Wang Jiang Emperor was built during Five Dynasties and Ten Kingdoms period in Former Shu Kingdom. Today, the tomb is one of the unique examples of tombs architecture of that time. Yongling mausoleum consists of the complex museum, which permanent exhibition presents the history of the tomb, and a tomb, where you can enter and see its... More 

1 Thank Наталия И
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 November 2016 via mobile

Tomb of a local tyrant king. Worth visiting for those with a cultural interest. Interesting statues, too good and detailed to be original, show the way to the tomb mount that can be visited. Small exhibition hall to the right. After the tomb, go round the mound, exit the park and enter the museum with artifacts from the tomb, models... More 

Thank szresident
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

For rmb20, the site is at most a 30min affair. The excavated tomb is the best part. It is above ground, dug into a mould. The entire length is less than 100m. There is no wall fresco, but look out for the sculptures at feet level surrounding the sarcophagus. They appear to be 'lifting' it. Outside, a path goes round... More 

Thank femmemme
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 August 2016

You can go to underground and see the tomb with just pay RMB20. Beside the tomb, the museum behind it is resourceful as well, do not miss it.

Thank Fidelis C
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 998 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 August 2016

Although there's not a huge amount to see here, the 20CNY entrance fee is well worth it. The gardens surrounding the tomb are relaxing and peaceful and on a Saturday morning in August, I had them all to myself. The tomb itself is dimly lit, but you can see everything there is, although annoyingly, they've surrounded the main burial site... More 

1 Thank Jarko2015
San Francisco, California
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37 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 October 2015

I wish I had scrolled down through the reviews and translated the Sept 18, 2014 review. Clearly stated it was closed. I visited Sept 2015 and the sign said UNKNOWN when it will reopen. Construction was evident as I walked around it. Oh well. I gave it a very good rating because the park that adjoins it made for a... More 

Thank Arthur415
Baarn, The Netherlands
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 May 2013

When you feel you've seen enough temples and pagodas, this is something different and quite unique for a change. There is not an awful lot to seen, but the burial mound, door and chamber are well preserved and the stone carvings are fascinating. The entrance fee is 20 yuan.

Thank AilaAlbrecht
Prague, Czech Republic
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 April 2013

Otherwise I don't think it's worth the visit. There is a nice park around, with some statues, but the tomb itself, if you aren't into Shu kingdom history, is nothing special. If you are in the area, you can peek in (20yuan full price, 10yuan students, elderly...), but I don't think it's worth going there, because it's quite far away... More 

Thank RenataM893

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