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Forbidden City Music Hall

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This review is of the music hall and not the Forbidden City. This music hall is located inside... read more

Reviewed 27 March 2017
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Give yourself enough time!

The walk from where you get dropped off by taxis or tour busses (the exit) to the entrance is... read more

Reviewed 8 November 2015
Cedar Rapids, Iowa, United States
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Reviewed 19 October 2017

While on tour during the Beijing Olympics we played a concert in this beautiful recently refurbished vanue. Acoustics were fabulous and the back stage facilities were excellent. The Tech staff were very helpful and attentive. Take care with big loads as access to the loading...More

Thank Grant G
Reviewed 27 March 2017

This review is of the music hall and not the Forbidden City. This music hall is located inside Zhongsan Park. Enter by the south gate of Zhongsan Park, walk 100 meters to the North and you will see it. Situated inside Beijing's most beautiful parks,...More

1  Thank nellielim
Reviewed 23 January 2017

Just discovered this place this past Dec and realised that the music hall was located inside Zhongshan Garden where the bell and heavenly square like place is located. Although we didn't go in to listen to any musical pieces, I did manage to see the...More

1  Thank Laxiaozi08200912
Reviewed 28 March 2016 via mobile

Speachless. That would summerize this visit. It is so equal and precise, visually and mentally. More than the wealth it is the detail and harmony that hits you in the face and in your heart.

Thank ronnie c
Reviewed 9 February 2016 via mobile

Harming small venue in the forbidden city Witt great accousitcs surrounded by imperial gardens. Easy access via subway line 1.

Thank Michael K
Reviewed 8 November 2015

The walk from where you get dropped off by taxis or tour busses (the exit) to the entrance is pretty long. This is a hugely popular attraction so the lines to get tickets are very long. Bring your passports. It is pretty incredible to witness...More

2  Thank rwall186
Reviewed 20 October 2015 via mobile

We loved our tour at the Forbidden City! Lines were very reasonable. We bought the excellent audio guide your that has a gps and provides an interesting and thorough explanation on all of the key buildings and monuments. Highly recommended!

1  Thank 100Sharone
Reviewed 29 September 2015

The entire forbidden city is just amazing...worth a good half day or full day if you can. So many separate areas and courtyards and buildings and halls. This hall is no exception.

Thank MPWEST10
Reviewed 20 September 2015

I went to the Forbidden City on a very hot day in August. It was the most crowded place that I saw in China. I highly recomment the audio tour because I could never get close enough to read anything as people are all crowded...More

Thank Stephanie D
Reviewed 12 September 2015

This is one of the busiest attractions in Beijing that attracts lots of people from all over China and the world. It is huge and I recommend a few hours to fully enjoy it. We had a guide who explained the history of the palace...More

1  Thank rali2211
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