Hidden down a maze of alleys, this well-run cultural centre organises a variety of classes and tours, but the main speciality is Asian...
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10 Shique Hutong, 石雀胡同10号 · interesting places nearby
Culture Yard information
Tucked away down a hútòng, this cultural centre focuses on Chinese classes. Its main program is a six-week course (¥3600), but you can tailor courses to suit your needs. Its 'Survival Chinese' course (four two-hour classes for ¥400) is ideal for tourists.