will close on Feb 27th.

Please save any personal content and exchange contact info with other members you?d like to stay in touch with. Thank you for your contributions to the VirtualTourist community.

"Confucius Temple - North Beijing" Confucius Temple and Guozijian Museum Tip by mgalitz


Across from the Lama Temple, this complex is less restored than other temples. It has a rare statue of Confucius and very old trees. Good for quiet meditation. It has a forest of stone stele that honor scholars spanning 600 years. It also hosts the Capital Museum which traces the history of Beijing beginning 400,000 years ago and ending with the liberation in 1949. This museum has lovely exhibits in English.

Address: 13 Guozijian Jie
Directions: Yonghegong subway stop
Phone: 84011977 64012118

Review Helpfulness: 2 out of 5 stars

Was this review helpful?

  • Updated Apr 4, 2011
  • Send to a Friend
  • Add to your Trip Planner
  • Report Abuse



“Thanks for all the fish!”

Online Now


Ranked Member
Member Rank:
2 7 8 8 8

Have you been to Beijing?

  Share Your Travels