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A sustainable legacy: Palace Museum at 90

2015-10-10 16:25:10

Established on Oct 10, 1925, the Palace Museum in Beijing, also known as the Forbidden City, has come to symbolize Chinese culture all round the world.

Marvelous Mianshan

2015-10-09 16:35:55

Located in North China's Shanxi Province, Mianshan Mountain is a famous cultural and historical site, the birthplace of the Cold Food Festival and the story of the loyal aide Jie Zitui.

Fairy mountain Nostalgia

2015-10-09 16:35:55

Nestled in a valley, Kaiyuan Village is in Ruichang City in north Jiangxi Province.

218 traditional Chinese villages recorded for conservation

2015-10-08 16:25:10

Since June, a conservation program has surveyed and made records of 281 traditional Chinese villages, said the center responsible for the program Wednesday.

Palace Museum's western part to open for first time in 90 years

2015-10-08 13:40:32

The western section of the Imperial Palace compound will be opened to the public on Oct 10, the first time in 90 years.

Palace Museum exhibits restoration technique of cultural relics

2015-09-29 13:37:17

An exhibition showcased the repair of many different cultural treasures is held in the Palace Museum.

Monuments Men

2015-09-29 07:55:59

As Cining Gong in the Forbidden City is set to be unveiled to the public, some of those behind its painstaking restoration process share their experiences.

A visit to Dayang Ancient Town in Shanxi province

2015-09-28 17:37:29

Dayang Ancient Town, which has a history of more than 2,000 years, was well-known for its needle-making industry during the Ming and Qing dynasties (1368-1911).

More than 1,000 Beijing historic parks lack overall protection

2015-09-25 15:02:07

A report shows that 1,094 historic gardens and parks in Beijing lack of overall protection and are particularly at risk, even facing permanent disappearance.

In search of Taoism at Laojun Mountain in Luoyang

2015-09-03 16:33:22

Located in Luanchuan County under Luoyang city in central China's Henan Province, Laojun Mountain is one of the most popular tourist destinations in the province.

Scenery of Wudang Mountains in Hubei

2015-09-03 14:30:19

Wudang Mountain, in the northwest of Hubei province, is perhaps the best known of China's Taoist holy mountains. It was listed by UNESCO as a World Cultural Heritage Site in 1994.

Amazing 200-year-old Anliang Fortress in Fujian

2015-08-26 09:30:28

The Anliang Fortress was built in 1810 in Datian county, Southeast China's Fujian province. The fortress is 40 meters in width and 35 meters in length, covering an area of 1,500 square meters.

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