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Shijia Hutong, Beijing

Categories: Historic Walking Areas, Tourist Spots
Inspirock Rating:
4/5 based on 130+ reviews on the web
Find out what old Beijing looked like at Shijia Hutong, a museum dedicated to preserving the city's traditional way of life. The museum occupies the former home of a prosperous local family and features models of a typical hutong residence from the Maoist time and a more updated model from the 1970s. Take a look at our Beijing vacation route planner to schedule your visit to Shijia Hutong and learn about what else to see and do during your holiday.
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  • We had a rickshaw ride through the area as part of our city tour. I was very interested to experience this supposedly non-modernised part of the city which was to reflect how old Beijing used to be. T...  read more »
  • We were on a Sinorama tour and our ricksha ride and lunch at a private home in a hutong was arranged for us. The rickshaw ride was an adventure, with the driver working very hard to prevent anyone fro...  read more »
  • As part of our organized private tour, we rode a rickshaw through this Hutong and toured a home. The rickshaw ride was something we enjoyed. Our hotel was in another hutong in the area so this one was...  read more »
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