"Northern Side of the Square" Tiananmen Square Tip by keeweechic

Tiananmen Square, Beijing: 161 reviews and 320 photos


On the northern side of the square is the five-doored Tiananmen (Heavenly Peace) Gate, symbol of China Qianmen (Front Gate), on the extreme southern side of the square, is a 15th-century relic of Emperor Yongle. Qianmen guarded the wall that once divided the ancient Inner City from the rest of the world.

Address: Tiananmen Square, Beijing
Directions: In the centre of Beijing
Phone: 0678745798
Website: http://www.roundtiananmensquare.com/index.html

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  • Written Jun 14, 2004
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