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Beijing Southeastern Watchtower

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Address: Chongwenmen East Main Street, Dongcheng District, Beijing 100062, China
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9:07 am - 4:33 pm
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Sun - Sat 9:07 am - 4:33 pm

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A less visited attraction very close to the centre

Easy to find if you use either line 5 or line 1 , I caught line 5 to Chongwenmen then walked east along the remains of the old wall , about 1.5 Km. You then reach the watchtower... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed October 13, 2013
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2013

Easy to find if you use either line 5 or line 1 , I caught line 5 to Chongwenmen then walked east along the remains of the old wall , about 1.5 Km. You then reach the watchtower , entry is only 10 rmb, great views of Beijing railway station ( though I don't think you are supposed to take... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2013

Bit tricky to find if you are on foot. Surrounded by freeway overpasses but well worth visiting if you are into ancient Beijing. There is a small park on the way which incorporates stretches of the old Ming City walls and its attaches to the old inner City Walls & Watchtower. Not a biggie if you only have limited days... More 

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