With a history of over 600 years, is located at the center of Xian City, at the junction of the South, North, East and West Roads in the city. It is the largest bell tower in structure and shape and best-preserved one in China. A beautiful tower in the middle of a very busy roundabout. Built-in 1384 during the early Ming Dynasty with a height of 36 meters, the Bell Tower covers an area of 1,377 square meters. With several large bronze-cast bells from the Tang Dynasty, it is a unique architecture built by bricks and timbers. The tower is a splendid sight with its dark green glazed tiles, blue and green paintings and touches of gold. To get to Bell Tower you have to go underground since it is surrounded by road. Once there you can see the bells placed outside and then go inside the building to see more.
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