Qiao's Family Compound

Currently Open [Closes at 06:30 pm]
  • Address: Qiaojiabao Village, Dongguan Town, Pingyao County 030901, China
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  • Timings: 08:00 am - 06:30 pm Details
  • Phone: +86-3545321045
  • Ticket Price: 40 CNY
  • Time Required: 02:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Outdoors, Family And Kids, Architecture

The Qiao Family compound is located in the central part of the Qiao town in Shanxi province. Spread over an area of over two acres, the compound is huge and castle-like. It served as Qiao Zhiyong’s (The Qiao family third-generation commercial tycoon’s) former residence. The compound consists of 6 main courtyards and 20 smaller courtyards around. There are more than 300 rooms and several gardens linked together around these courtyards. The interiors are fabulously furnished and the structure looks majestic and heavily fortified from outside. Highlights and must sees include:

  • Qixian Folk Museum, with more than 5,000 pieces of ancient chinese relics on display.
  • Luxurious furniture
  • Brick and Wood carving
  • Exquisite patterns on the doors, windows, stairs and balustrades
  • Beautiful Gold Murals under each eave of the compound
  • The ‘Ren zhou yi fu’ tablet and the ‘Fu zhong lang huan’ tablet
  • 10 meter high Parapet walls

  • You can hire a guide at the entrance gates to understand the place better.

  • Take train K690 from Taiyuan to Qixian County.

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  • Qiao's Family Compound Address: Qiaojiabao Village, Dongguan Town, Pingyao County 030901, China
  • Qiao's Family Compound Contact Number: +86-3545321045
  • Qiao's Family Compound Timing: 08:00 am - 06:30 pm
  • Qiao's Family Compound Price: 40 CNY
  • Best time to visit Qiao's Family Compound(preferred time): 10:00 am - 04:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Qiao's Family Compound: 02:00 Hrs
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  • 72.18% of people who visit Pingyao include Qiao's Family Compound in their plan

  • 95% of people start their Qiao's Family Compound visit around 10 AM

  • People usually take around 2 Hrs to see Qiao's Family Compound

Monday, Friday and Saturday

95% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Qiao's Family Compound

People normally also visit Zhenguo Temple while planning their trip to Qiao's Family Compound.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures