"Du Fu Cottage" Du Fu's Thatched Cottage Tip by xiquinho

Du Fu's Thatched Cottage, Chengdu: 13 reviews and 31 photos

One of China's greatest classical poets lived and composed his poetry here around the year 700 A.D., during the Tang Dynasty. His former home became a shrine three hundred years later. Paintings, landscape designs and displays are calculated to evoke the moods of Du Fu's poems.

Directions: Qinghua Lu
Phone: 731 9258
Website: http://www.humanistictexts.org/dufu.htm

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  • Written Sep 23, 2004
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