Besides the Forbidden City in Beijing, the Shenyang Imperial Palace is the only other existing palace complex in China. Within its walls much is revealed about the early Qing Dynasty. It was listed by UNESCO as a World Cultural Heritage Site in 2004 as an extension of the Forbidden City and is now the most popular and renowned tourist attraction in Shenyang.
13 Buildings in China You Have to See to Believe
From Beijing’s Bird’s Nest Stadium to the Shenyang Culture and Art Center, we consider some of the more uncommon buildings recently built in China