Chengdu is full of historically important monuments and is perhaps the best place to witness history unfold. The wonderful monuments and the rich history attached with the destination make Chengdu one of Top Historical Destinations in the world. Chengdu is a very historically important place and thus sees a lot of tourists every year. Whenever you are planning to visit a historical monument in Chengdu or a place of historical significance, it is always good to know a little information about the place, its opening and closing times, the ideal duration of visit and the need of tour guide to visit the historical monuments of Chengdu. Explore the historical monuments of Chengdu with a guided tour or opt for in-depth information of its historical account, this Chengdu guide is your go-to option for free. Move to things to do in Chengdu page for the complete list of attractions and activities.
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Top Historical Chengdu landmarks
Traverse through the finest landmarks and famous historical buildings of Chengdu.
#1 of 3 Historical Places in Chengdu | Added 5415 times in trip plans
No.231 Wuhouci Street, Wuhou District,Chengdu 610041, China
12:01 am - 12:00 am
Considered as a landmark, Jinli Street dates back to Qin dynasty (221-263 BC). Then famous for Baldachin- a rice ornate cloth, today, it proudly flaunts the Wuhou memorial temple and the cultural panorama it presents before the world.
The imposing archway at one end of the street depicts architectural form of Qing Dynasty. The entire street is line...
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East of Tongren Road, west of Changshun Street, Qingyang District, Chengdu 610015, China
12:01 am - 12:00 am
Amalgamation of modern construction style and old architecture is represented in the Kuan-zhai Street. It is part of one of the three key preservation areas in Chengdu which comprise of Kuan Lane, Zhai Lane and Jing Lane. Depicting characteristic features of Qing dynasty, Kuan-zhai lane is opened to public and has great open-sir tea-houses, Chinese...
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66 Wenshuyuan Street, Qingyang, Chengdu, Sichuan, China
08:00 am - 06:00 pm
A home to Buddhist association of Sichuan province and a well-preserved Buddhist temple in Chengdu, this monastery was built during the rule of Tang dynasty and was also called as Xinxiang temple.
According to the legend, a Buddhist monk Cidu stayed at this site for several years and when he was being cremated after his death, the statue of Wenshu ...