The Forbidden City in Beijing China was home to China's emperors
for some 500 years. The massive walled fortress surrounding the
imperial city was completed in the 15th century.
Gate of Supreme Harmony, Forbidden City
Places of particular interest in the Forbidden City include the following:
- Gate of Heavenly Purity
- Gate of Supreme Harmony
- Hall of Preserving Harmony
- Hall of Middle Harmony
- Marble Carriageway
The Forbidden City can be accessed from
Tiananmen Square by passing through
the Gate of Heavenly Peace.