The Forbidden City

Regular people are not allowed

The Forbidden City?

When the Yuan dynasty was overtaken by the Ming, in 1368, the Ming emperors ordered that they build new buildings. When the buildings were finished the only people allowed were the emperor, his family, and servants. Everyone else was forbidden except for guards and government officials.

Location and Housing

The Forbidden City is located in the middle of Beijing. The city is surrounded by walls, and what lies between the walls are three stately halls that different emperors used for different government and religious ceremonies. The three halls are separated. There are also three different housing areas.

Were you will be able to see the past and how they lived

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