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Shijia Hutong, Beijing

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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. Our Beijing online attractions planner makes visiting Shijia Hutong and other Beijing attractions simple, and helps you make a travel plan personal to you.
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  • August 16, 2017
    The old quarters have disappeared and we maintain here a few houses on two streets to visit as "houses" of the old Beijing. You can stroll on foot because the site is nice, a lake but don't take the sprout grows with the "model home" because is a real cheating.
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  • July 21, 2017
    I am happy that I visited the Hutong area. Also, I took toured an individual complex and learned a lot during the tour. The tour afforded me a look into the traditional living style in Beijing and how...  more »
  • June 22, 2017
    Shijia Hutong is close to Dengshikou station, and handy to Wangfujing. If you're staying in this area, it's worth visiting. It's a pretty tree-lined street, with a small museum in one of the old court...  more »

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