"Temple of Heaven" Temple of Heaven Tip by magor65

Temple of Heaven, Beijing: 229 reviews and 504 photos

  Temple of Heaven
by magor65

One of the best examples of architecture from the Ming epoch. The temple itself is round but it is standing on the square base. It reflects the old opinion that the heaven is round but the earth is square.

Address: Yongdingmen Street (entrance through southern gate
Directions: Tiantan Park
Phone: 86-10-67028866
Website: http://www.tiantanpark.com

Review Helpfulness: 4.5 out of 5 stars

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  • Written Jul 15, 2004
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