Hua Luogeng Park
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Coordinates: Hua Luogeng Park (Chinese: 华罗庚公园) is a park in Jintan, Jiangsu, China, which was built in 1911 during the Qing dynasty, originally as the private garden "Ya yue Park." It was named after the mathematician Hua Luogeng. (Hua (1910–1985), Jintan people, world-renowned mathematician. He had 10 monographs during his lifetime, more than 200 papers, he was listed in the Chicago Museum of Science and Technology as one of the 88 great mathematician in the world.) The park covers approximately five hectares and has three gates. Access to the park is free.
Hua Park is located in the center of Jintan City . (Jintan is a part of Changzhou) In front of the park is a shopping center, and you can find a FlowerandFish Market near the park.
The park has had several names over the years. In 1928, to commemorate the third anniversary of the death of Sun Zhongshan the park was renamed "Zhongshan Park". During the cultural revolution, the park was renamed "People's Park".
The park has a large sculpture of Hua near the entrance in a large open space. It was built in 1986, one year after Hua's death. People revere him as the "pride of Jintan".
A big clock was built at the turn of the century, representing a new beginning of a new century. The park has a small river, where people can use a boat. There is a small pavilion in the centre of the river. The park furthermore features an old city wall, which has been restored. The clock is in the northern part of the park. Beside the clock, a musical fountain and lamp inspire people to look forward.
Cultural arcade[clarification needed] connect various parts of the park, and you can see a lot of ancient stories on the corridor walls. There are many recreational facilities for people to relax. This park get very beautiful after reconstrucation recently. In the west of the park, you can see a pool with a fountain in its center. some sculptures stands around the pool. Along the pool is a tea house, and the house is made of bamboo. swining roads connect all the facilities in the park. In the park, senior citizens can play chess, practise taichi, children can play hide-and-seek. With great environment and available facilities, it's very popular among citizens.
Benefiting from the park, urban green land has been increased and the air in the city becomes pure and fresh. What's more, young people have a place for recreation, doing physical exercise and dating. Old people can also do morning exercise in it and it's a good place for children to play since there is so much sports equipment available. So the park brings people lots of convenience.