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Temple of Heaven -an Imperial Sacrificial Altar in Beijing

The Temple of Heaven was built in the first half of the 15th century. It is a solemn building complex composed of exquisite cult buildings. It is built in a garden surrounded by pine forests with a long history. In its overall layout and the layout of various buildings, it symbolizes the relationship between heaven and earth, the human world and the god world, which are at the center of the origin of Chinese cosmogony, and the special role of the emperor in this relationship.The building was magnificent and the environment was solemn.

The Temple of Heaven, which has experienced many vicissitudes, has become a portrayal of ancient oriental civilization with its profound cultural connotation and magnificent architectural style.It is included in the World Heritage List. The echo wall, three-tone stone, dialogue stone, and heavenly heart stone in the altar are called four wonders. Among them, the echo wall, three-tone stone, and Qiuqiu are cleverly constructed using acoustic principles.

Address:No. 1 Tianli Dongli District, Dongcheng District, Beijin

                                                                                                                                   地址:北京市东城区天坛东里甲1号

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Diretions&Opening Hours
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Admissions
Highlights

Prayer Hall

The Temple of Heaven in Beijing is a sacrifice building built in the later period of feudal society in ancient China. It is the most representative work of many sacrifice buildings in China. It is a pearl in Chinese ancient architecture and a treasure in the history of world architecture.Prayer Hall  isthe main building of the prayer altar and the temple for the valley prayer ceremony held in the Ming and Qing dynasties. The prayer hall is a triple blue glazed tile building with a wooden structure and rounded spires. The upper and lower eaves of the south are carved with gold plaques from the Kowloon Chinese belt. The temple is 31.60 meters high, with a total height of 5.20 meters and a height of 36.80meters. It is one of the tallest ancient buildings in Beijing.

Temple of Heaven park

No treadmills, no ipods, no sweat-absorbing fabrics. No protein shakes, no hot yoga, no motion recorders. Only with the jungle gym and incredible physical fitness level, those elderly Chinese showed human dexterity in Temple of Heaven Park. Every day, Many foreign tourists come to the Temple of Heaven to see the activities of the old people. This is the most authentic way to experience Chinese morning exercises. They can always make some amazing movements, which will definitely widen your horizon. Those has gradually broken the stereotype of the elderly group, showing the social and athletic life of the elderly today. In addition to the magnificent buildings, the old people play poker, play chess and chat, and they can also play all kinds of musical instruments in the corridor that creating a particularly relaxed and harmonious picture.

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Diretions&Opening Hours

How to get Temple of Heaven 

Subway Take subway Line 5, get off at Tiantan Dongmen Station, then exit from Exit A to the east gate of Tiantan park.

Bus :        Take Bus No.6,34,35,36,106,110,687 or 707, get off at Tiantan North Station.

                       Take Bus No. 2,20,35,69,71,504 or 826, get off at Tiantan West Station

                       Take Bus No. 36,53,120,122,525,610 or 800, get off at Tiantan South Station

Opening Hours

 SeasonsCombo tickets
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High Season
April 1st - October 31st
8:00-17:30

16:00 

 Low Season
November 1st - March 31st
8:00-17:00
 15:30
  • There may be temporary closures which cannot always be scheduled in advance, since they are frequently caused by unforeseen circumstances. The management of the Park would like to apologize for any inconvenience caused.
Import Info

Important Informations

  • The tickets is E-tickets, so there is no paper ticket needed to enter the Temple of Heaven.
  •  Please bring your passport with you when entering the Temple of Heaven.
  • If you have to change your visiting date or cancel your tickets, please send us an email within 12hours prior to selected entry time. There is no change or cancellation fee.
  • It  is recommended to visit about 1.5hours
Admissions

Low Season(November 1st – March 31st)

Combo ticketsprayer hall,echo wall and Circular Mound Altar)
 Adults (18+) $6.99
 Child(6-18) $3.49

High Season(April 1st - October 31st)

Combo ticketsprayer hall,echo wall and Circular Mound Altar)
 Adults (18+) $7.99
 Child(6-18) $3.99
  • No ticket needed for Children under 6
  • Free tickets available for seniors above 60. (Seniors should use their valid passports or ID card to get free tickets from the tickets office. )

Cancellation Policy 

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of your experience. Partial refund is not acceptable. If all participants within the same order cannot enter the park together, please place your orders separately.