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Jinci Museum, Taiyuan

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  • "Attractions Introduction" Jin Ancestral temple, formerly known as Jin Ancestral temple, the first name of Tang Shu Shrine, is to commemorate the founding of Jin Tang Shu (after being chased to the King of Jin) and the Empress of the mother Yi Jian. Its cultural heritage value is unique, is the earliest extant imperial garden of China, for Jin shrine. There are dozens of ancient buildings in the temple, which have the characteristics of Chinese culture. Jin Ci is the only and precious historical and cultural heritage of ancient Chinese sacrificial architecture, garden, sculpture, mural painting and stele art, and also the world architecture, garden and sculpture Art Center. Taiyuan, the capital of Shanxi, is the most famous of the Jin Temple, no one! "Traffic Location" Jin Temple is located in Shanxi Province, Taiyuan, southwest of the foothills of the Jin water foreshore, Jinyuan District Jin temple town. We from Taiyuan railway station in front of the plaza has to Jin ancestral bus 308 or 804 road, the fare is 1 yuan and 2 yuan respectively, the site for the Jin Temple Park station. Back to the entrance of Jin Ancestral park (opposite Bodhi temple) There is a bus terminal called Jin ci New Town station, there are 804 road back to the center of Wuyi Square. Personal reminder, from the city bus to the Jin ancestral road to take a one-way stop at least one hours, so go to the Jin temple to play to seize the good time, lest leave a regret. "Play time" to get off the station to go straight forward, to walk a few minutes to Jin Temple Park, Jin Temple Park is free, and then Jin Temple Park to go to the Jin Temple Museum. Jin Temple (Jin Temple museum) along the mountain, the general buildings are larger, divided into several areas; if it is to rub a tour tour guide to explain the main attractions of the Jin Temple is not big, suggest to play 4-5 hours; "Attractions Details" tickets purchase, Jin Shrine tickets 80 yuan, half price 40 yuan; At present can not swipe card, can only cash, also does not have the automatic ticket purchase machine. Opening hours, 8:00-18:00 (April-October), 8:3 ...
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  • This is one of several reviews of the same place called Jinci. It is a mandatory visit because it contains the rich history of this place from 1500 years ago. There are many legends that can be told a...  more »
  • the location is quite inconvenient from city center, and it's impossible to find direct bus. the price is 80 yuan, which is fairly high for this place  more »

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