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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 yesterday

Try to avoid a long line in front of the gate, maybe it is better to enter from the Tianmen square and the pass through security check!

Thank republicofsrpska
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

When we finally got out of the airplane and airport we went straight there it was in fact the first place we visited in China and the most interesting about that place was how busy it was and most of the people who were there...More

Thank Bahramrahmani
Reviewed 5 days ago

How many times have we seen this picture and when you get there it is very special the huge portrait of Chairman Mao , repainted every year . and it does not matter where you stand he is looking at you . One of a...More

Thank Anthony F
Reviewed 5 days ago

Buildings big. fascinating architecture. amazing buildings and everything so big. the more animals on the roof the more important the building

Thank ElaineBLR
Reviewed 5 days ago

This place just blew my mind - it felt so surreal to actually be in tian'anmen square - it was very crowded, so be careful and listed to your guide. it is fascinating

Thank sharon M
Reviewed 5 days ago

One of the iconic sights in the world. Surprisingly good access to the area although you will have to deal with lots of crowds. Security is understandably tight and the area often closes to facilitate vip movements and visits. It is worth checking the internet...More

Thank JonNewcastle
Reviewed 6 days ago

I can only say, Go, Go, Go, but remember to bring your patience because its hard to get through some places, but if you take the sweet with the sour, you will enjoy the wonders you can find here.

Thank Ida B
Reviewed 1 week ago

The iconic place of China that any one would think of when China is mentioned, a huge building with the big portrait of the great Chinese leader Mao, a must do when you are in China, a very crowded place at all times with both...More

Thank minanabil77
Reviewed 1 week ago

The place is huge, it takes a long time to go through it. I found it a little boring. The rooms are visible only from the outside and quite empty. Gorgeous decorations on the ceilings and roofs. It is worth going there once. It is...More

Thank mariagraziaAsti
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a very recognisable we were there just before the congress started so it was rather busy. Interesting to see it.

Thank td2traveller
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