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Source: ChinaTravelGood   Author: Kaylee  Date: 08-13 2008  More Attractions
Xuanwu District of Beijing is one of the city centre, located in the urban area southwest, Han, Hui, Manchu, Mongolian, and other 38 people, Niujie area is well-known Muslim masses settlements.
Xuanwu District has 3,000 years of history, the ancient capital of the Six Dynasties as the beginning of the gold in all, that is, in today#39;s Xuanwu territory. Xuanwu as the Ming and Qing Dynasties, the city, due to the unique geographical location and deep historical accumulation bred the old Beijing civilians cultural, commercial culture, opera and cultural prosperity, formed a unique Xuannan culture. Tianning Temple of the Northern Wei Dynasty existing tower, the Fayuan Si Tang Dynasty, the Liao Dynasty Niujie Mosque, the Xiannong Tan Ming Dynasty, such as more than 50 cultural relics, Kang Youwei, Tan Sitong, the pioneer of democratic revolution, such as Sun Yat-sen and Li Dazhao, Mao Zedong, Zhou Enlai, and other proletarian revolutionary leader historical site activities, recorded the Xuanwu District splendid culture and history.
Xuanwu District Humane rich tourism resources, tourism resources are very rich and varied architectural style of the existing temple more than 50 blocks. Fayuan Si solemn silence, simple elegant, Tsui Chuk Maxine Hong Kingston, three quarters of fragrance, Wenmingzhongwai. Niujie Mosque is the appearance of the Chinese palace architecture, which is the internal integration of the Arab architectural style, layout symmetry stringent idea of compact, brick solemn silence, Nijin magnificent colored pattern, enjoy a high reputation. Jianyu Ming and Qing two generations of the center, a total of 407, the most堪称the capital. Many of these Hall is the celebrity brigade have been living in Beijing, formed a relationship with celebrities. As with the Po Lin Zexu-Hall, Kang Youwei and the South China Sea Hall, Lu Xun and Shaoxing Hall, and Huguangkuaiguan Sun Yat-sen, Mao Zedong and the Hunan Hall, in the history of the Guild had launched the Reform Movement of 1898, the brewing anti-smoking campaigns, set up A Marxist group, the restructuring of the United Democrats, the founder of the Communist Party of China publication "weekly comment." There are many celebrities in this house. Ji Xiaolan home, "read-thatched cottage," Li Yu#39;s home, "sinapine Park," and Gong Zi Zhen, Liang Qichao, Gu Yanwu, such as the former residence of celebrities, every year attracts many tourists from home and abroad as well as descendants of tourism, investment and development Shengqin. Millennium history with the Niujie Mosque in the well-known at home and abroad, in the Ming and Qing Dynasties from the 300 number to Huguangkuaiguan Hall, the most famous Anhui Hall, is a site with a geographical characteristics of folk art. The late 1980s, based on classical literature masterpiece "A Dream of Red Mansions" The construction of the Beijing Grand View Garden has become one of China#39;s best tourist attractions.