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Confucian Temple Area (Fuzi Miao), Nanjing

Categories: Landmarks, Tourist Spots
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3.4/5 based on 900+ reviews on the web
Used as a holy site dedicated to one of most prominent philosophers in the world, Confucian Temple Area (Fuzi Miao) also represents a widely popular tourist attraction and a monument to China's cultural heritage. Constructed in 1034 during the Song dynasty, the temple complex suffered repeated damage throughout history, but it was persistently rebuilt and expanded in the architectural style of Ming and Qing dynasties. Inside the temple, explore many points of interest, such as the inner hall, a collection of panels depicting the life of Confucius, and a bronze statue made in his image. The site also contains shops, snack bars, tea cafes, and restaurants, so you can rest and taste fine local dishes. Use our Nanjing itinerary planner to visit Confucian Temple Area (Fuzi Miao) on your trip to Nanjing, and learn what else travelers and our writers recommend seeing nearby.
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  • I went here during the summer holiday in July, it was so hot and very crowded. In Confucian Temple Area (Fuzimiao Jingqu), there are so many street snacks and you can find Dapaidang Restaurant, from w...  read more »
  • 每次到南京都要去夫子庙,为的是那份久有的情怀……可现在的夫子庙已经古风不再了。一堆人也就罢了,到处排队也就罢了,关键是作为吃货,怎么可以都不对胃口呢?!螺旋土豆片硬得咬也咬不下,明显没炸透,店家还美其名曰“我们这个没添加剂”;莲湖糕团店的糕团必须成对起卖,硬得摔过马路也不会碎,可怎么吃啊?还有鸭血粉丝汤,枉对夫子庙的美名啊……每个城市都有这么一个宰客的地儿,宰也就算了,关键的关键是不、好、吃! 
  • Most Chinese atmosphere more than anything, lots of attractions and many don't take you to shop where you can go around this area just like the Temple of Confucius articles helps to finish at night
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