Xiling China Calligraphy Park

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Updated: 2011-04-07

Xiling China Calligraphy Park

Occupying a total area of 165 hectares, Xiling Calligraphy Park is located in the northwest of Dabu county. The park consists of four parts, namely, the calligraphy area, the mountain climbing and sports area, the agricultural sightseeing area and the praying area. At the south gate of calligraphy area, there are 100 pieces of calligraphy works by contemporary calligraphers (mainly those who take a position of vice-president or above at a provincial level calligraphy association). At the entrance of the east gate of the park there are 80 pieces of classic calligraphy works by calligraphers from past dynasties in China. In addition, there are 100 pieces of stele galleries on poetry from the Tang and Song dynasties from the east gate to the south gate of the park. What's more, Xiling Calligraphy Park is full of mountain and water sceneries for leisure and sports and follows the principles of ecology, nature, recreation and sports. The first project of the Xiling Calligraphy Park is supposed to cover 66.67 hectares, with a total investment of over 10 million yuan.

Xiling China Calligraphy Park