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The Nine Dragon Screen of The Palace Museum

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Inside The Palace of Museum, Dongcheng District, Beijing 100006, China
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Make sure you stop to take in the Nine dragon screen. We had so many people just pass by not knowing what they were missing. That made for a great photo op with us alone at the wall.

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Reviewed August 4, 2018

If you plan to see the Forbidden City, this is worth seeing this in person. The city is massive and feels surreal but it's also full of real human life stories and drama. This is one of them. I recommend researching about the story of...More

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Reviewed July 31, 2018

if you go see the palance, check out the nine dragon screen and see if you can get someone to tell you the story about it. I wont say it here, but its really got some interesting lore about it.

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Reviewed June 24, 2018 via mobile

This is the original Nine dragon wall, built over 1000 years ago as a birthday present for Kubla Khan. It is fascinating and spectacularly beautiful, especially given its age. It was originally built with emeralds jade gold and silver and has stood up quite well...More

Thank JacksonGuy
Reviewed June 18, 2018

Not spectacular, but nice. Still - worth going there while walking in Beihai park. Good place for selfie :P

Thank Anna W
Reviewed June 12, 2018

Like the title says, this is a rarity and easy to find/tour. The detail and preservation are perfect.

Thank Dave D
Reviewed May 14, 2018

This is a lovely cite to visit. The nine dragons were spectacular to see. The wall needs some upgrade to keep it in pristine condition. Well worth a visit

Thank franny55
Reviewed April 17, 2018

A beautiful and well preserved monument with the 9 dragons located at Beihai park. Too crowded at noon time but worth visiting it for sure!

Thank mariala20
Reviewed April 9, 2018

The site of the nine dragons is indeed a nice site. The display is however somewhat neglited and needs some refurbishments / maintenance. Nevertheless this is a very nice cite to visit.

Thank Ch B
Reviewed April 3, 2018

On the way to the treasury, follow the signs and this is a breath of tranquility in a very crowded lost city. It is only worth the detour if you are visiting the treasury which for a very small extra payment is also well worth...More

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