Category: Countryside Scenic Spots
Address : East of Lugouqiao, Fengtai District, Beijing
Open Time : Daily 9:00am - 5:00pm
Phone : 86-10-83892895
Entrance fee: Free
Introduction of Wanping City
The Wanping City, also known as Wanping Fortress (Chinese: ÍðÆ½³Ç) is a Ming Dynasty fortress in Fengtai District of Beijing. It was erected in 1638-1640, with the purpose of defending Beijing against Li Zicheng and the peasant uprising, and from the beginning, it functioned as a military fortress. Nowadays, It is the Memorial Museum of the Chinese People's Anti - Japanese War.
From west to east, Wanping City measures 640 meters, and from south to the north 320 meters, make it a half-square shaped, It has two gates, the east gate named Ever Prosperous Gate, then renamed as Majestic Gate, and the west gate named as Favorably Govern Gate.
To the west of the fortress, there is the Yongding River, and the Lugou Bridge (Marco Polo Bridge).
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Private tours to the Wanping City and Lugou Briage is designed for the history-lover, who are looking forward to learn something of the Chinese history of the war with Japan, and see the oldest bridge and the only existing segmented stone arch bridge in architectural achievement...
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