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Water Cube

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No.11 Tianchen East Road, Chaoyang District, Beijing, China
+86 10 6483 8532
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All reviews bird's nest olympic park beautiful at night michael phelps competition pool light show beijing olympics swimming complex olympic games impressive building lit up at night buy tickets nice walk entrance fee swimmers aquatic architecture
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It is amazing what Chyna has done for the Olympic Park. The cube is so big. The Square in front of the cube is very cool.

Thank Garry P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We decided to visit the Olympic area and we entered in the Water Cube looking forward to seeing the Olympic pools where all the events happened. We were greatly disappointed. From the glory days, only the swimming pool remains, no the public stands or where...More

Thank Sandrita007
Reviewed 7 September 2018 via mobile

This is the famous and architecturally unique swimming complex built for the 2008 olympics. Besides being a tourist spot, locals can use the pools

Thank bcheong
Reviewed 3 September 2018

While in Beijing, decided to try famous Water Cube Olympic size swimming pool. Entrance fee 60RMB for 2 Hrs. Inside the building, there are lots to see: Art Gallery, Viewing Decks to Recreation Swim Pool, Warming Up pool and Olympic Size Pool, Restaurants, and Fast...More

Thank Igor K
Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

Don’t need to buy tickets going inside of the building. just take subway to Olympic park station, pass security check, and walk around the building. Bird’s Nest is in front of the building. I arrived too early, and waited a long time for lit the...More

Thank space M
Reviewed 7 August 2018

Like so many other things in the City, this is illuminated at night with color changing LEDs. Did walk through and take pics of the pools; with swimmers in the family they were awed at the size of the warm-up pool and disappointed at the...More

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Reviewed 3 August 2018 via mobile

Sneezing sight to see architecture wise was cool to swim in a place with all the history world records broken The water park is also worth the price to chill out and cool off

1  Thank rsenteno
Reviewed 16 July 2018 via mobile

It's very attractive place to visit, I would like to recommend to visit by Subway and in the evening.

Thank MikeJuliya
Reviewed 10 July 2018

Unless you're a Olympics-fan or architecture-lover I wouldn't make a special trip to see the park or the nearby Birds Nest but if you're in the area at night, it's worth passing by to see this gorgeous building when it's lit up in blue and...More

Thank beryl_be
Reviewed 3 July 2018 via mobile

Nice walk around the entire area. Do it at night when everything lights up. It’s lively with locals doing dance lessons or singing. Did not go into the building though. Just take note that 10 pm exactly all lights are turned off and you need...More

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10 January 2018|
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Response from Roddy P | Reviewed this property |
Free to walk around on the outside - best seen in the evening to see the lights
28 September 2017|
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Response from Compass2101 | Reviewed this property |
Arrive late afternoon before dusk n sunset. Leave when dark.
13 April 2017|
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Response from lhp9 |
I went there on september 2017 and it was open.
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