Dr. Sun Yat-Sen Classical Chinese Garden
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About this place
A living museum in the form of a classical Ming-dynasty Chinese garden. An arts/cultural hub in the heart of Chinatown. Guided tours, hot tea, koi fish, art exhibits, education programs, festivals, and more. Est. 1986. Do you know everything in this Garden is shipped from China, even the pebbles?
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A neat spot to check out There are 2 parks here, one free and one that is paid admission, all rocks and vegetation imported from China. A cool spot that is close by and a quick 15 min visit will usually do.
The Dr. Sun Yat-Sen Classical Chinese Garden is the first Chinese or "scholars" garden built outside of China, and is located in Chinatown. Classical Chinese gardens employ philosophical principles of Feng shui and Taoism, striving to achieve harmony and a balance of opposites.
On the East and North sides are the entrances to the free section which is ⅔ of the footprint. vancouverchinesegarden.com.
Beautiful and only a block away! Free area for pictures and enjoying garden, and a paid museum experience area.
n oasis of tranquility in an otherwise bustling Chinatown, Dr. Sun Yat-Sen Classical Chinese Garden is the first ever Chinese garden built outside of China and is a model of a Ming Dynasty scholar's home. It is a non-profit organization connecting cultures & communities through festivals, live…