Ancient Building Complex in the Wudang Mountains

The palaces and temples which form the center of this group of secular and religious buildings exemplify the architectural and artistic achievements of China’s Yuan, Ming and Qing dynasties.

Located in the scenic valleys and on the slopes of the Wudang mountains in Hubei Province, the site was built as an organized complex during the Ming dynasty (14th–17th centuries), and contains Taoist buildings from as early as the 7th century. It represents the highest standards of Chinese art and architecture over a period of nearly 1,000 years.

Date of Inscription: 1994

Source: http://whc.unesco.org/en/list/705

50-93

News

  • 12/15/2014 Shanghai to Offer Tax-Free Shopping to Visitors...Read More
  • 12/15/2014 Hilton Garden Inn Opens in Lijiang City...Read More
  • 12/15/2014 Air China’s Website Revamped...Read More
  • 12/15/2014 Archaeology Museum to be Built in Xi’an...Read More
  • 12/05/2014 Beijing, China Featured in Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade...Read More
  • 12/05/2014 Shanghai, China Ranks in Top 20 Cities for Tourists...Read More
  • 12/05/2014 Hello Kitty Theme Park Debuts in China...Read More
  • 11/26/2014 Yanqi Lake Serves as Host to APEC Summit & Now Open for Tourists...Read More
  • 11/26/2014 New Shanghai Disney Details Released...Read More
  • 11/26/2014 First High-Speed Rail Starts Operation in Xinjiang...Read More