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Wanping Ancient City

Lugouqiao, Fengtai District, Beijing 100165, China
+86 10 8389 6414
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History comes alive. Visit the war museum and the Marco Polo bridge together. Hire a taxi.

WWII did not begin with the German invasion of Poland in 1939, but on July 7, 1937, when the... read more

Reviewed 10 June 2016
Redfoot
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Sun City, Arizona
great fortress

My son and I visited Wanping Fortress by taking the subway to Dawayao Station on Line 14, and then... read more

Reviewed 26 July 2015
Andrew M
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Lugouqiao, Fengtai District, Beijing 100165, China
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+86 10 8389 6414
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Reviewed 10 June 2016

WWII did not begin with the German invasion of Poland in 1939, but on July 7, 1937, when the Japanese attacked the Chinese over a pretense on the Marco Polo Bridge (named for the Italian explorer who wrote about it in "The Travels", it amazingly...More

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Reviewed 26 July 2015

My son and I visited Wanping Fortress by taking the subway to Dawayao Station on Line 14, and then a 5 minute taxi ride. If entry is made via the South Gate, it will take 15 minutes to walk to the North Gate. There are...More

Thank Andrew M
Reviewed 14 February 2015

The history of the bridge and the fortress is fascinating, however the Memorial Park, Anti-Japanese Museum and Fortress Wall are currently closed, and as a result all the shops and restaurants within the ancient town are shut. The museum and park are shut for renovation,...More

1  Thank When-on-me-travels
Reviewed 31 August 2013

Taken here by hosts and felt privilege to be able to experience views from the top of the fortress around the walled city, we were told this is not opened to tourists. This old town is seeped I history and I would have liked to...More

Thank Sandy R
Reviewed 30 October 2011

You would not go there strictly to walk the street. This is an area full of history and the highlight is Lugou bridge. While there you must also visit the Museum of the war against Japanese. Very interesting trip that will take about half a...More

1  Thank JPDeM
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