Forbidden City(1.2 km)
The Forbidden City, also known as the Palace Museum, is the imperial palace of the Ming (1368-1644) and Qing (1644-1911) dynasties, a grand-standing symbol of the might and stateliness of their court.
Drum and Bell Towers(2.2 km)
The drum tower was originally built in 1272 and reconstructed at a new location in 1800.
Beijing Confucius Temple(2.4 km)
The temple was built in 1302 and honors Confucius (551-479 BC) who was one of China's greatest thinkers, still with significant influence on all aspects of daily life.
The Yonghe Lamasery or Lama Temple (also Palace of Peace) was built in Han Chinese and Tibetan style by Chinese emperors who were fascinated by the Tibetan (Tantric) version of Buddhism.
Tiananmen Gate(2 km)
The Tiananmen Gate or Gate of Heavenly Peace is a symbol of China, dominating the northern end of the Tiananmen Square with a large portrait of Chairman Mao.
Imperial Ancestral Temple(1.7 km)
The Imperial Ancestral Temple is where sacrificial ceremonies were held to honor the imperial family's ancestors during the Ming and Qing Dynasties.
Zhihua Temple(2.2 km)
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