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Liulichang Street

Hepingmenwai, Xicheng District, Beijing 100051, China
+86 10 8050 2339
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What Makes It Special
On this street packed with shops selling antiques and curios you'll find one of China's oldest and largest bookshops, selling vintage reprints of ancient texts as well as calligraphy supplies.
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Hepingmenwai, Xicheng District, Beijing 100051, China
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+86 10 8050 2339
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"chinese art"
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"shops selling"
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"peaceful street"
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"worth a visit"
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"calligraphy"
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"galleries"
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"xu"
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"curios"
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"paintings"
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"seal"
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"scrolls"
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"stone"
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"chiang"
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited Liulichang Street as our day's other plans got changed due to the CPC Congress causing closures of venues around the Tian'anmen Square. We were not disappointed! Got there by taxi easily, and found this beautiful and peaceful street a treat for the eyes...More

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Reviewed March 9, 2018

We really enjoyed a stroll down this street. We didn't buy anything, but it was nice to get away from the crowds and walk down a peaceful street with very interesting old architecture.

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Reviewed February 9, 2018

Liulichang street was a really interesting street to visit because it is a very old street with some amazing old buildings. Within the street there are many antiques stores and stores selling maobi Chinese painting brushes made from different kinds of hair and other painting...More

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Reviewed January 5, 2018

Great place to go shopping. The deeper you go, the better the deals. So many shops, its hard to remember where to go back for something you wanted. Forget the prices on the tags. Bargain hard is the norm. The place is very clean and...More

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Reviewed November 24, 2017

Carvings, calligraphy, authentic, not a tourist trap for the most part, highly recommended and picturesque

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Reviewed November 13, 2017

this once beautiful old street has been totally modified to recreate a perfect show-off for tourists and has lost most, if not all, of its ancient and authentic “charme”.

Thank Marco S
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Reviewed October 20, 2017 via mobile

All the shops here sell goods related to chinese calligraphy, ink, paper, brushes, chinese books. There are some who sell snuff boxes and draw caricature. I was slightly disappointed as they did not look very inviting to me, I was expecting a very vibrant street....More

Thank savvy8200
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Reviewed September 22, 2017

From a small shady square , you can stroll this lovely street full of calligraphy galleries, art galleries, and shops selling every kind of paper and calligraphy supply. The refinement of the art is reflected in the delicacy of the displays. Look for the giant...More

Thank callmeamby
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Reviewed September 6, 2017 via mobile

I hadn't been here for quite a while and there have been changes It is now primarily art galleries and artist supplies... no more the "junk" or "antique"shops... nor was there anywhere to grab a drink

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Reviewed July 16, 2017

From north of HePingMen, you will pass by the entrance or exit to LiuLiChang (east at the left side & west at the right) street. You can visit the west side of LiuLiChang street, the old calligraphy street of Beijing, and Hutongs, then you will...More

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