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Shu Yuan Men ( Ancient Culture Street)

Shuyuanmen, Beilin District, Xi'an 710001, China
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Shuyuanmen, Beilin District, Xi'an 710001, China
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

the place is at the heart of the busy and beautiful city of Xian. you can easily kill a couple of hours simply walking across this area. there are usually some activities (a small carnival or fair) going on at the adjacent spaces

Thank Avimanyu B
Reviewed 2 January 2018

From the map, I thought the Big Goose Pagoda was towards the south of Xian city but I lost my direction and bumped into this street of calligraphy and books. It was located at a short walk from the Bell Tower, slightly towards the east...More

1  Thank soh_kien_peng
Reviewed 12 December 2017 via mobile

Right outside Terracotta warriors, definitely leave room to eat the street food!!! It is so yummy and so worth it. I bought a huge bucket of Pomegranate for 15 kuai. Heck ya! The only problem I had was with the dog pelts being sold. Just...More

1  Thank talia679
Reviewed 29 November 2017

We bought painting brushes and books here nice place for a walk around with some nice restaurants around it

Thank iansue86
Reviewed 17 September 2017

This a busy street of different food shops and food stalls and some other venbbdorws using colorfull lighting and displays to get attention. It is very busy but also interesting and something you will not see anywhere else.

Thank Oldjack
Reviewed 28 August 2017

With how crazy the rest of Xi'an got during my trip, this street gave a respite, and I think one of the nicest moments of my entire holiday. It is a street very much at peace with itself, and you feel that strolling along it....More

Thank Tristan C
Reviewed 27 August 2017

This is a street where preserves old vibe of Xian. It is near the southern gate of the city wall. Everything is in chinese but yet very interesting.

Thank minimize940314
Reviewed 18 August 2017

If you are near the South Gate this is a nice place to stroll, though in my opinion not an attraction in it's own right. There are lots of souvenir shops but be careful on the price you best, best to shop around get an...More

Thank Stuart B
Reviewed 1 July 2017

If you visit the nearby Beilin Museum of Stone Steles, spare some time to visit this quarter dedicated to Chinese arts, crafts, calligraphy and traditional Chinese paintings. Under the shade of venerable trees, the 400 years old shop are perpetrating a tradition in peace and...More

Thank Vicente8
Reviewed 18 June 2017

Near the South Gate and the Beilin/Steele Museum. Quiet area with many shops selling calligraphy materials, art, chops, flutes … It feels like a missed opportunity for the shops to vary what they sell; many of the shops are the same. After touring the Stone...More

2  Thank welltravelled0808
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23 July 2017|
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Response from krida802000 | Reviewed this property |
The wall closes 6-7 P.m. During summer the South gate closes around 9 - 10 P.M. It is safe to walk around the tourist place in city and the wall.