Tiananmen is located in downtown Beijing, China, the southern end of the the Imperial Palace, is the front gate of the imperial city of Beijing during the two dynasties. Tiananmen is located in Beijing City, the traditional central axis, by the city station and the tower is composed of two parts, other dignified, magnificent, is the most outstanding representative of Chinese ancient city gate of. Tower 37.4 meters high, was built in the Xu Mizuo type a huge stone up, red, yellow tiles, five arch, beautiful decoration., spectacular. The towers on 60 scarlet Tongtian column, ground brick paved, a flat as di; tall and thick wall color Taiwan, a two story building, with yellow glazed tile, the nine things, the five north-south, a symbol of imperial power and the royal prerogative . North and south sides are Ling Hua door, 36 door Zhu Hong Ryoka doors; smallpox, arches, Liang Fang carved and painted with traditional dragon painting and auspicious patterns; gold Shuanglong royal seal Choi Jin, coiled dragon pattern of ceiling, so that the entire hall magnificent, beautiful decoration. The house consists of a 450 kg 1.80 palace lantern and 16 of the weight of 350 kg six angle palace lantern Zhongxingpengyue patterns. The city of Taiwan have coupons door five que, the middle of the coupons door, the imperial city of Beijing is located on the axis of the past, only the emperor can access this. Now the great Mao Zedong portrait hanging above the door, on both sides are huge banners long live the people's Republic of China and long live the great unity of the peoples of the world. Jinshui he opened the front, a pillow Biliuhe, fly up seven beautiful white marble bridge, commonly known as the Jinshui bridge. Deck slightly arched, bridge like rainbow, constitute a beautiful curve.
Photo Taken On: October 08th, 2008