Kissimmee, Florida: Splendid China (Gone) Team Field Report

2003: Closed.

Splendid China.

Splendid China

Sprawling miniature version of China. spread over 76 intricately landscaped acres, with acrobats and lion shows, brought to you by the Communist CLOSED! Report...

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Splendid China Ruins - Skateboarder Magnet

The closed attraction is now a haven for skateboarders, who film their escapades and post them on You Tube. Nearby residents want it torn down.

[bob cara, 07/28/2009]

Contortionist at Splendid China in the 1990s.

Splendid China - Building burns!

A fire on the defunct Splendid China grounds apparently leveled one the main buildings. Splendid China has been closed since 2003, all the miniatures auctioned off.

[ Team, 07/26/2007]
Splendid China

Urban explorers take note - there are helicopters that patrol the [closed] Splendid China premises, and the surrounding roads are swarming with cops looking for something to do.

[Karen, 02/09/2007]
Splendid China Remnants Auctioned - Buy A Tiny Palace

Artifacts and objects from Kissimee, Florida's $100 million version of China in miniature go on auction this week. Florida Splendid China, which first opened in 1993 and closed in 2003, will sell everything at a public auction at the defunct park.


[12/06/2004] Complete News Story

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