Drum Tower Tours – Xian, Shaanxi Province, China

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Drum Tower

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Center of Xi`an City, China, Shaanxi Province, Xian

About this place

Located within view of the Bell Tower, the Drum Tower was originally built in 1380. 
On the west and east side of the drum tower are 12 drums to mark the 24 periods of the year in the traditional farmers calendar. Inside the drum tower is a display of ancient drums from various dynasties.
To the south and east of the drum tower is a public park, with several popular restaurants along the side. To the north and west is the muslim area including Beiyuanmen Street and the Great Mosque of Xi’an.


Dried fruits at the market next to the drum tower.

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Re: Drum Tower

By Kungfu Panda,

Excellent & Professional English tour guide

<p>beautiful at night with light, only five mins to the mosque&nbsp;street by walking. it is also a good area for choose hotel.</p>
Re: Drum Tower

By Gedeon,

French and English Guide from Switzerland!

<p>After visiting this place, don't forget to go to Huiming Street for some food!</p>
Drum and Bell Tower in China.

By Ruby,

look around,the greatest view is in front of you

<p>I think in China, every city have the Drum and Bell Tower, that`s amazing, especially acient cities like Xi`an, Nanjing, Beijing, it`s more like a symbol of each city, </p>

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