Confucius Temple and Zhouqiao


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Since the thirteenth century, Jiading’s literary class produced many imperial scholars who enriched the town with culture in the forms of classical gardens, bamboo carving, calligraphy, and poetry.

With Janny Chyn from Shanghai Pathways, we will:
* Visit the majestic Confucius Temple and the Imperial Examination Museum
* Walk through ancient Zhouqiao town to see the iconic FaHua Pagoda
* Learn the story about Wellington Koo, a US educated diplomat who refused to sign the Treaty of Versailles
* Visit QiuXiaPu gardens
* Enjoy a delightful lunch of local delicacies

Date:
Thursday, June 7

Time:
8:45am Registration, 9am to approx. 5pm

Meet:
Baker and Spice, Shanghai Center 1376 Nanjing Rd. (W), near Xikang Rd.
(metro line 2 or 7 to Jing’An Temple station, line 2 use exit 4, line 7 use exit 6)
南京西路1376号,上海商城 1楼室, 近西康路

Cost:
RMB 480 (Includes transportation, entrance fees and lunch)

Please email daytrips@seashanghai.org by June 2. Under Subject type “Confucius Temple and Zhouqiao” and include your membership number, mobile phone number, and WeChat ID. SEA cancellation policy applies after June 3. SEA Day Trip coordinators are Anna D’Ettorre mobile: 185-2179-3118 and Felice Kuta mobile: 185-0171-8367