Hot: Shichahai Scenic Area (什刹海风景区)

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List of Attractions

Mansion of Prince Gong (恭王府)
Rating:
AAAAA
Introduction:
Prince Gong s Mansion is the most well preserved mansion in Beijing
Address:
No. 17, Qianhaixi Street, Xicheng District, Beijing
Key words:
Place of historical interest | Well preserved Ming dynasty site | Loved by history fans | Beautiful gardens
Shichahai Scenic Area (什刹海风景区)
Rating:
AAAA
Introduction:
This scenic area contains the largest and best-preserved age-old block in the city
Address:
Opposite the north gate of Beihai Park, Di’anmen West Street, Xicheng District, Beijing
Key words:
Ming and Qing dynasty historical site | Offers insight into traditional dwellings | Interesting refurbished sites | beautiful courtyards
Beihai Park (北海公园)
Rating:
AAAA
Introduction:
Beihai Park is one of the oldest, largest, and best-preserved of all the ancient imperial gardens in China
Address:
No. 1 Wenjin Street, Xicheng District, Beijing
Key words:
Good for exploring | In close proximity of Tiananmen | Man made hill | Buddhist Dagoba | Great lakeside views
Beijing Zoo (北京动物园)
Rating:
AAAA
Introduction:
The Beijing Zoo mainly exhibits China’s wild and rare animals The Giant Pandas are one of the most popular exhibits, but other popular animals include the Sichuanese golden, yaks, enormous sea turtles, polar bears from the North Pole and so forth
Address:
No. 137 Xiwai Street, Xicheng District, Beijing
Key words:
Imperial residence | Largest aquarium | Interesting wildlife | Beautiful gardens
Beijing Aquarium (北京海洋馆)
Rating:
AAAA
Introduction:
The stellar Beijing Aquarium is a worthwhile diversion in the northeastern corner of the Beijing Zoo
Address:
No. 137 Xiwai Street, Xizhimen, Haidian District, Beijing
Key words:
Place of scientific interest | Natural science museum | Enjoyed by children and students | Historical science exhibits
Jingshan Park (景山公园)
Rating:
AAAA
Introduction:
Jingshan Park is the best place in downtown Beijing to have a panoramic view of Beijing and the Forbidden City
Address:
No. 44 Jingshan West Street, Xicheng District, Beijing
Key words:
Place of historic interest | Picturesque pavillions | Beijing top park | Great views
Capital Museum (首都博物馆)
Rating:
AAAA
Introduction:
The Capital Museum was established in 1981 with a collection of some 83,000 objects
Address:
No. 16, Fuxingmenwai Street, Xicheng District, Beijing
Key words:
Historical artifacts| Great works of art | Unique architecture | Cultural resources | Rare collections
Taoranting Park (陶然亭公园)
Rating:
AAAA
Introduction:
Taoranting Park is a city park located to the north of Beijing s Southern Railway Station in Xicheng District, the southern part of the city
Address:
No. 19 Taiping Street, Xicheng District, Beijing
Key words:
Opportunities for boating | Great recreation area | Local favorite | Place of historical significance
Geological Museum of China (中国地质博物馆)
Rating:
AAA
Introduction:
Geological Museum of China is the earliest geological scientific museum of China
Address:
No. 15, Xisiyangrou Hutong, Xicheng District, Beijing
Key words:
Geological museum | 200,000 exhibits | Historical building
Beijing Planetarium (北京天文馆)
Rating:
AAA
Introduction:
The planetarium, with its cupola measuring 23.5 meters in diameter, is the main focus of interest of the entire complex.
Address:
138 Xizhimenwai Street, Beijing
Key words:
Popular with locals | Place of scientific interest | Good for kids
Yuetan Park (北京月坛公园)
Rating:
AAA
Introduction:
Yuetan Park is one of the classic gardens in the capital and also belongs to one of the famous Five Altars and Eight Temples in Beijing
Address:
No. 6, Yuetan North Street, Xicheng District, Beijing
Key words:
5 centuries of history | Place of religious interest | Tranquil park
Beijing Ancient Coin Museum (北京古钱币展览馆)
Rating:
AAA
Introduction:
Beijing Ancient Coin Museum is the sole coin museum in the Beijing area that is open to the outside world. It exhibits Chinese ancient coins from different dynasties through the years.
Address:
Deshengmen Jianlou, Beierhuan, Xicheng District, Beijing
Key words:
Fascinating Museum | Interesting for coin collectors | Centrally located
The Grand View Garden (北京大观园)
Rating:
AAA
Introduction:
The Grand View Garden or Prospect Garden is a large landscaped interior garden in the classic Chinese novel “Dream of Red Mansions”, built within the compounds of the Rongguo Mansion
Address:
No. 12, Nancaiyuan Street, Xicheng District, Beijing
Key words:
Beautiful garden | Ming and Qing styles | Tranquil | Historical and literary interest
Beijing Huguang Guild Hall (北京湖广会馆大戏楼)
Rating:
AAA
Introduction:
The Huguang Guild Hall in Beijing is a renowned Beijing opera (Peking opera) theater. It was known as one of the "Four Great Theatres" in all of Beijing.
Address:
No. 3 Hufang Lu, Xicheng District, Beijing
Key words:
Place of cultural heritage | Beijing opera | Tea drinking
Laoshe Tea House (北京老舍茶馆)
Rating:
AAA
Introduction:
Founded in 1988, Laoshe Tea House was named after Mr. Lao She, a famous artist in China, and the Tea House, one of his famous novels.
Address:
Building No. 3, Zhengyang Market, Qianmen West Street, Dongcheng District, Beijing
Key words:
Tea house | Enjoyed by Chinese and foreign guests | Beijing style snacks | Fine teas
Daguanlou Cinema (大观楼影城)
Rating:
AAA
Introduction:
It is one of the earliest cinemas in China and regarded as the origin of Chinese movies. It is worth a visit for movie lovers.
Address:
No. 36 Dazhalan, Qianmen, Xicheng District, Beijing
Key words:
Place of historical interest | Fine teas | Beijing opera site | Beijing's original cinema
Beijing Xuannan Cultural Museum (北京市宣南文化博物馆)
Rating:
AAA
Introduction:
Beijing Xuannan Cultural Museum is the first place for you to get to know Xicheng District and it is an ideal place to appreciate the culture of old Beijing.
Address:
No. 9 Changchunjie, Xicheng District, Beijing
Key words:
Folk culture museum | Peking opera | Local history | Photography
Beijing Xuanwu Garden (北京市宣武艺园)
Rating:
AAA
Introduction:
It was once the top attractive place in Beijing and regarded as one of the top eight temples and three mountains. It is now a new city garden with the style of South China.
Address:
No. 12 Huaibaishu Street, Xicheng District, Beijing
Key words:
Beijing Dazhalan Street (北京市大栅栏商业街区)
Rating:
AAA
Introduction:
It was once a business street with many honored shops gathered and now it shows visitors a new appearance after its remodeling
Address:
No. 44 Langfang Ertiao, Xicheng District, Beijing
Key words:
Historical site | Shopping | Peking opera | Local historical site
The Former Residence of Soong Ching Ling (宋庆龄故居)
Rating:
AA
Introduction:
This is an elegant, graceful and quiet place There are winding corridors, Qing-style pavilions, circled lakes and rockeries The green trees and grass as well as the fragrant flowers will make you feel relaxed
Address:
No. 46 north side of Houhai, Xicheng District, Beijing
Key words:
Serene garden | Qing Dynasty mansion | Place of historical interest