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Gate of Heavenly Peace (Tian'an Men)

North of Tian'anmen square, Dongcheng District, Beijing, China
+86 10 6309 5745
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North of Tian'anmen square, Dongcheng District, Beijing, China
+86 10 6309 5745
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The ancient Chinese culture is in full display as one enters through this Gate of Heavenly Peace @ Tiananmen. Almost all entrances to the Forbidden City are guarded by security officers who kind their own business & yet keep vigil. Local tourists are present in...More

Thank rjsh123
Reviewed 3 days ago

Very interesting and a beautiful view of Tian'anmen Square. Great perspective of where Chinese rule has come from and probably why they are so successful.

Thank Lerina
Reviewed 4 days ago

I have never seen such a huge area of almost any thing you can think of , the people the thoughts of the history here , and in every direction another historic place to visit . I just stood in amazement of the beauty and...More

Reviewed 6 days ago

We got the electronic tour guide earpiece which is GPS operated and informed us of interesting facts about the forbidden city. Worthwhile taking a walk through. If you are a foreigner you need some sort of photographic id, passport or driver licence. However for he...More

Thank John R
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Square is empty but there are great views from the square and excellent to be at a place so significant in history.

Thank Dr_D5706
Reviewed 1 week ago

As you cross the square on foot [no vehicles allowed], the building is imposing and somehow portrays the might of this huge nation. There are huge seating areas to the sides and you can imagine how this is when they have big parades etc. Very...More

Thank theresalwaysone
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is so full of history and interest that it must be explored and that you take the appropriate time. You really have so much at your finger tips here to review and see. Be sure to take the time and walk around the area...More

Thank Nate080411
Reviewed 1 week ago

A gate to the forbidden city from the Tian'an Men square side. I would recommend using a local guide that can explain the traditional importance of the gate. Really wonderful.

Thank amirdavi
Reviewed 1 week ago

The best sight in China is worth walking around well-groomed many vendors for all tastes. If you go winter it makes you very cold

Thank dimda1980
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

great to see but if you don't like crowds don't bother going very organised worth a visit so much history!

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