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798 Art Zone

No.4 Jiuxianqiao Road, Chaoyang District, Beijing 100015, China
+86 10 5978 9798
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What Makes It Special
This bustling area is a hub for contemporary Chinese art with a wide array of different styles. This old factory compound has been perfectly converted to house numerous galleries and bookshops & cafes.
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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No.4 Jiuxianqiao Road, Chaoyang District, Beijing 100015, China
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"factory area"
in 15 reviews
"small galleries"
in 13 reviews
"shops and cafes"
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"spend an afternoon"
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"few hours"
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"on display"
in 22 reviews
"every corner"
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"walk around"
in 26 reviews
"worth the trip"
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"forbidden city"
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"sculptures"
in 95 reviews
"gallery"
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"factories"
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"china"
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"installation"
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

a wonderful area, full of galleries, art on the streets, little cafes, a must visit. wonderful to see how the former factories got converted but the beams are still showing mao's words of wisdom. maybe also applicable to art.

Thank Fedz2073
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I went to 798 twice over two weekends and just simply love the atmosphere. There’s just so much to see and do and eat in every lane and corner. There are little shops and cafes everywhere, and many art exhibitions and galleries. If I were...More

1  Thank Natalie L
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A bunch of blocks with art galleries and statues etc. An extremely relaxing and nice place to walk around, grab a bite, and get some art.

Thank Eli W
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The 798 Art Zone is so different from much of Beijing, so it was fun to explore. There are a lot of cool shops, coffee places and galleries to see unique items. The neighborhood is definitely worth at least an afternoon to walk around and...More

Thank Megan M
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

798 is the artistic district of Beijing, the heart of contemporary art in the city. Visiting this great "neighborhood" you’ll see works by contemporary artists and installations of any kind scattered everywhere. Although you don’t like art contemporary current the 798 remains an attraction to...More

1  Thank Marziomartel
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Reviewed 19 March 2018

This is a must visit place in Beijing. There are interesting little shops and cafes littered thought an expansive art district with sculptures and art adorning the walls and sidewalks.

Thank Kevin T
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Reviewed 14 March 2018 via mobile

The 798 Art Zone is an area which we always take friends when they visit Beijing. It's a great way to burn a few hours, and also enjoy an authentic beijing experience. There is a constantly revolving door of exhibitions, along with great cafes and...More

1  Thank Christian C
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Reviewed 13 March 2018

I would not know about this place if my local guide did not recommend it. This place is full with art exhibition, wall graffiti everywhere, nice shop and cafes laying around. A great place to walk around and enjoy arts in many forms. As my...More

Thank elizabetcl
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Reviewed 12 March 2018 via mobile

In my opinion, this place is exactly like Brooklyn but located in China, it’s was shocking for me at first to experience the similarity. Really nice to buy artesanal, handmade things (not traditional). There are a lot of Café’s in this area and really beautiful...More

Thank thaisreyes
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Reviewed 11 March 2018

A visit to the 798 Art Zone is well worth a Sunday afternoon stroll. There is quite a nice blend of art in free galleries, along the street,in graffiti, and in designs. The zone is focused in a former Soviet style factory setting compete with...More

Thank Bill M
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lahanz
30 July 2017|
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Response from Katya P | Reviewed this property |
You can walk around without actually going into the stores . 99% of the things to see are on the street anyway.
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Elicalcag
12 July 2017|
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Response from Webster27 | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure it would make a difference. Having said that I'd go on a Saturday Cheers & enjoy Webster
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