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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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  • We visited the square during the day. As it was raining, there was nothing much, except looking up the Drum Tower and viewing the Bell Tower in the distance. 
  • We went to the square in the evening, the place was lively, with live music, hawkers , people with huge telescope. The Drum tower looked stunning with the lighting. Its the entry to Muslim quarters wi...  more »
  • The Bell Tower with a focus on Rotary and if you can feel the present of People's Republic of China. A lively and vibrant life. Close to shops and department stores are also good shopping. Starbucks and Mart. It takes on the ground, connected by an underpass.
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