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Drum Tower Square, Xi'an

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Learn about the history of Chinese drumming at Drum Tower Square. The square’s main attraction is the tower from 1380, built during the Ming dynasty, which holds 24 drums on display. Take a look at various sidewalk music and art performances, or buy a souvenir from the stalls around the site. Take a break in the small flower park, and if you're hungry, buy some food from the vendors on the square. During the night, the whole square comes to life with impressive lighting. Using our online itinerary creator, Xi'an attractions like Drum Tower Square can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • Drum Tower Square - Great place to walk around and relax in the evevning. This is a busy square, pefect for watching people.  more »
  • It is square in shape, such as the drum tower and Bell Tower, North of gate. You can see look up at the Bell Tower located square is half underground, or slightly lower. If you shoot the Bell climbed the stairs from the square, each picture was taken from the best from this square. Nice weather on the stairs leading to the belfry and local residents, tourists and lots of people are sitting relax Center of West Xi'an tourism and the square. Shopping malls and souvenir shop Street facing the square. Ideal base for walking around town, and at the same time you can enjoy shopping.
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  • Not dangerous feel, and often crowded with people even at night. So many restaurants and shops, and close to the Metro station place.
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