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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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  • High Museum can meet within the People's Republic of China is one of the district for the wall. People's Republic of China people liked having all the symbols of the People's Republic of China where a lot of people, especially my musings. The colorful walls of the forbidden city People's Republic of China really impressed, but as long as it is not the place to be. The National Palace Museum, stopping once to look at Kim heard.
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