Beijing Forbidden City Photos & Pictures
The Forbidden City is the No.1 tourist attraction included in all Beijing tour itineraries. It is the world’s largest palace complex, home to 24 emperors during the Ming and Qing dynasties, and was listed as a World Culture Heritage by UNESCO in 1987.
You are in the right place to have a virtual Beijing Forbidden City tour. These high-definition and representitive photos and pictures will not only give you a good visual sense, but also make you know better about the Forbidden City.
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Taihemen Square of Forbidden City
turtle in the Forbidden City means health for a long time
the gate is guarded by a couple of bronze lions, showing imperial dignity
the Imperial Garde of the Forbidden City – private garden of the imperial family
the Nine Dragons Screen in front of the Palace of Tranquil Longevity
the Supreme Harmony and Central Axis of the Forbidden City
every corner of the Forbidden City is a work of art
the 18 bronze Dings representing the 18 provinces of the nation then
When autumn comes, the leaves on trees of Forbidden City turn yellow or red, which makes the spot more beautiful.
the City is surrounded by a moat, wall, and watch-tower on each corner
best way to enter the Forbidden City from the Tiananmen gate
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