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The Forbidden City also named the Palace Museum,occupies the central part of Beijing
municipality. It was the imperial palace of Ming and Qing
dynasties. Its construction began in 1406, it has a history of
about 600 years. Over the years after its completion, 24 emperors
rulede the whole country from here for nearly 500 years.
In the Forbidden City, there are magnificent nearly halls, quiet
pathways secretplaces where important matters were discussed and
imperial Garden for the emperor and his family as well as impossing
halls and open squares.
The Forbidden City has been well preserved since the founding of the People’s
Republic, It is the most magenificient ancient architectural
complex we have in our country, it also is the biggest and most
intact architectural complex of palaces in the world, The Forbidden
City became one of the key unit for preserva-tion of cultural
relics in 1961. In 1987, NHESCO included the Forbidden City in the
list of World Heritages. The anciet Forbidden City has radiated the
vigour of it youth and become the cultural heritage of mankind.
· Hours:8:30 am to 5:00 pm (1st April to 31th October)
· 8:30 am to 4:00 pm (1st November to 30th April)
· Price:60 RMB (1st April to 31th October)
· 40 RMB (1st November to 30th April)