The Nine Dragon Screen of The Palace Museum, Beijing

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When visiting the Forbidden City, stop by and admire The Nine Dragon Screen of The Palace Museum, the most famous example of the traditional Chinese wall relief that features nine different dragons. The wall dates back to 1773, and stands at 3.5 m (11.5 ft) tall, with a length of 20m (67 ft). A symbol of luck, power, and magnificence, each of the dragons on the wall is considered to have a distinct character and unique traits. Admire the vibrantly painted wall and the elaborately carved dragon figures, and take the opportunity for some memorable photographs. To visit The Nine Dragon Screen of The Palace Museum and get the most from your holiday in Beijing, create itinerary details personal to you using our Beijing travel itinerary planner.
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  • August 8, 2017
    The Nine Dragon Screen is absolutely beautiful and well worth a visit. Most people head straight down the central route through the gates and halls and temples. But to visit the screen you head to the...  more »
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