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Zhonghua Gate (Zhonghuamen Castle), Nanjing
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Reminiscent of a castle, Zhonghua Gate (Zhonghuamen Castle) has long served as a strategic protection against invaders. The best preserved gate in Nanjing, the ancient capital of China, stands as a monument to the architectural genius of the Ming dynasty. Explore the complex, 27-vault structure, known as the "treasure gate" because of the military provisions kept by the soldiers who lived here. Climb to the top of the wall to enjoy the cityscape of Nanjing under the glow of the red lanterns that line the aisles. You can take a guided tour to learn more about the history and construction of the gate. Work out when and for how long to visit Zhonghua Gate (Zhonghuamen Castle) and other Nanjing attractions using our handy Nanjing trip itinerary planner.
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  • 中華門位於夫子廟旁邊, 遊客可以一同遊覽。 中華門上面是寬寬大大的城牆, 保存得很好,基本上沒怎被破壞過, 望下去的風景很不錯。 
  • You can see from the subway. Please do not miss from the subway car going from the airport to the city. I think as you may stop by any time. The repair is
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  • This huge gate (built some 700 years ago) were so good protected from the enemy, that finally the enemies had chosen other point to break the wall 
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  • 中华门,建于1366年明太祖朱元璋建都期间,是南京古城的正南门,是南京的标志性象征建筑之一。 城堡是中国现存最大的城堡式瓮城,也被认为是世界上保存最完好、结构最复杂的古城堡,被中国国务院列为中国全国重点保护文物。 原名聚宝门,1931年改名“中华门”,并由当时的中国领袖蒋中正所题。
  • If you just take photos of Zhonghua gate signs, but not this feature any decent pay and free of charge.
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  • 三重瓮城很有感觉
  • 南京的古城墙~有韵味,晚上有很多运动的人~
  • Nice, although in winter
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