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Hall of Great Harmony (Taihe Dian)

Inside The Palace Museum, Beijing, China
+86 10 8500 7421
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Inside The Palace Museum, Beijing, China
+86 10 8500 7421
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Reviewed 1 week ago

another example of amazing architecture that has stood the test of time. beautiful structure,very ornate, lots of history, put it on your itinerary!

Thank doug p
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This palace is in the Forbidden City. It's got beautiful architecture and is worth a look. It's hard to miss because it's one of the first and largest buildings in the Forbidden City.

Thank Rachel L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

That was the feeling that I had when I stood in front of this hall. What a great, impressive building! Can't help but imagine all the history that happened right there at the center of the palace. It was very crowded but it was OK...More

Thank ROCruiser
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Hall of Great Harmony is one of the most popular stops and a must-see site in the Forbidden City. It is also one of the most photographed place being the highest point in the Forbidden City.

Thank Shey816
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The Hall of Great Harmony is one of the largest buildings in the Forbidden City. Not only is the building itself impressive, but also the large square in front of it. It is hard to imagine what this looked like centuries ago. Certainly glad it...More

Thank dbinhou7511
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

When going to China you need to get ready for crowds. Hence take more than usual time for visiting place like this. If a tour guide gives you 15minutes - take just look from outside. There is not much to see inside anyway...

Thank mxn399
Reviewed 11 January 2018

impressive and humble place at the same time spacious, traditional building too bad you can't visit inside

Thank myania
Reviewed 6 January 2018

Possibly the most popular of the buildings at the Forbidden city. It is very grand in scale, and is well worth observing up close, and from across the huge courtyard that houses the hall.

Thank TimothyF5
Reviewed 31 December 2017

Since I saw few years ago THe last Emperor I wanted to visit it. THis is the most important pavillion inside the Forbidden city, all the most important goverment acts were held here for centuries. Colours are marvellous. SImply amazing

Thank santiago201011
Reviewed 23 December 2017

This temple is in the outer area of the Forbidden City and where the Emperors were enthroned and married. It is one of the largest wooden structures in China. Over the throne hangs a Dragon with metal balls in its mouth to be dropped on...More

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