Classical Gardens of Suzhou

The historic city of Suzhou is host to nine gardens with a classical Chinese design which seeks to recreate natural landscapes in miniature. They are generally acknowledged to be masterpieces of the genre. Dating from the 11th-19th century, the gardens reflect the metaphysical importance of natural beauty in Chinese culture in their meticulous design.

Date of Inscription:†1997
Source: http://whc.unesco.org/en/list/813

Suzhou Garden

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