For­mer Of­fice of Great North­ern Tele­graph Com­pa­ny (Den­mark) (Dan Mai Da Bei Di­an Bao Gong Si 丹麦大北电报公司)

In 1871, the Great North­ern Tele­graph Com­pa­ny be­gan op­er­a­tions on Kulangsu’s Tian­wei Road.  It laid the tele­graph service’s sub­ma­rine ca­bles con­nect­ing…

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Ku­lang­su Or­gan Mu­se­um (Eight Di­a­grams Man­sion / Bagua Man­sion) (Ba Gua Lou 八卦楼)

The Ku­lang­su or­gan museum’s beau­ti­ful red dome is vis­i­ble from across the bay in Xi­a­men. The mu­se­um, housed in the…

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X‑Readspace (Xi­ao Xue Tang Chong Dong Shu Di­an 晓学堂虫洞书店)

The Chi­nese name of this mas­ter­ful­ly ren­o­vat­ed two-sto­ry brick man­sion, ad­ja­cent to Hai Tian Tang Gou Man­sion, lit­er­al­ly trans­lates to “Worm…

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Con­ser­va­tion + pro­tec­tion

Ku­lang­su is un­der the pro­tec­tion of many Chi­nese or in­ter­na­tion­al con­ven­tions, laws and reg­u­la­tions on her­itage con­ser­va­tion. A sci­en­tif­ic and…

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Day­time tourist fer­ry ser­vice from Xi­a­men to Ku­lang­su Is­land (Gu­langyu)

Xi­a­men Dong Du to Nei Cuo Ao Day­time Fer­ry Runs in both di­rec­tions ap­prox. once every 20 min­utes, 7:10am to 5:40pm (un­til…

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