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798 Art Zone

No.4 Jiuxianqiao Road, Chaoyang District, Beijing 100015, China
+86 10 5978 9798
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What Makes It Special
This bustling area is a hub for contemporary Chinese art with a wide array of different styles. This old factory compound has been perfectly converted to house numerous galleries and bookshops & cafes.
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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No.4 Jiuxianqiao Road, Chaoyang District, Beijing 100015, China
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"factory area"
in 15 reviews
"small galleries"
in 13 reviews
"shops and cafes"
in 15 reviews
"spend an afternoon"
in 18 reviews
"few hours"
in 47 reviews
"on display"
in 22 reviews
"every corner"
in 12 reviews
"walk around"
in 26 reviews
"worth the trip"
in 14 reviews
"forbidden city"
in 14 reviews
"sculptures"
in 95 reviews
"gallery"
in 69 reviews
"factories"
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"china"
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"installation"
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"graffiti"
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"culture"
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Area 798 in Beijing is a must, located a bit outside of the center but wasily reachable by taxi its one of the areas you have to visit. A place full of art/galleries/shops/ sculptures and cafes.spent your day here stroling around and exploring, a good...More

Thank mariala20
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Reviewed 1 week ago

OK so this area is definitely hip and lots of cool gift shops, great people watching and had a nice lunch. But a couple of important caveats: 1) Not a scenic walk from the subway. Probably best to take a taxi, even though I love...More

1  Thank ncflyer99
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I visited during winter season and also was a nice night with many lights and modern, postmodern art.

Thank Nicole V
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I just love this art zone in Beijing. Very nice to just walk around as the area is very big filled with coffee shops and interesting galleries and small shops selling artsy items and different souvenirs. Now in spring it is perfect to sit in...More

Thank iristaletta
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We weren't sure as to whether we would enjoy this attraction, however, the answer is a resounding yes! Many of the galleries are free so you don't have to break the piggy bank. If you feel like paying for bigger names then you can. You...More

1  Thank Beagleheart
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This big art zone fills an abandoned plant of some kind, extending for blocks, with railways, piping, cranes, tanks, and other industrial history. It is filled with restaurants of various sizes, large and small shops, plenty of wall graffiti, galleries, food stalls, and sights to...More

1  Thank Concord_MABill
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I had read about this area and had made a special request to our tour company to put this on the agenda. However, I felt that because our guide was unfamiliar with the area, she was not as willing to show us around. I felt...More

Thank MidwestCoastie
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We spent a morning here just looking at the art and soaking up the atmosphere. It couldn’t be more different from the rest of Beijing and is testament to the artists who have built and created it from an old disused factory. Grab a coffee...More

Thank Madeleine S
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Spent a most enjoyable Sunday wandering around the area taking in the art and photography scene. Not too crowded and plenty of shops and restaurants

Thank Calliopehk
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is probably the neighbourhood with the biggest concentration of art in the world, a vast space of galleries that show you contemporary, tremendously creative young China - and not only, there is even a gallery representing North Korean artists, not to mention cultural institutes...More

1  Thank Jaime M
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lahanz
31 July 2017|
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Response from Katya P | Reviewed this property |
You can walk around without actually going into the stores . 99% of the things to see are on the street anyway.
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Elicalcag
12 July 2017|
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Response from Webster27 | Reviewed this property |
I'm not sure it would make a difference. Having said that I'd go on a Saturday Cheers & enjoy Webster
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