Rishengchang Exchange House

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  • Address: West main Street, Pingyao County 031100, China
  • Timings: 08:00 am - 05:00 pm Details
  • Ticket Price: 120 CNY
  • Time Required: 00:45 Mins
  • Tags: Outdoors, Family And Kids

Rishengchang Exchange House is located on the west main street; here Shanxi Merchants developed trade throughout China and with foreign countries. The first exchange house “piaohao” was started in 1823 and it was named Rishengchang, which extended the branches to different cities in China and abroad. The place then became the headquarters of banking industry having half of the headquarters of Piahao within the Pingyao’s walls. The place collapsed in 1932, after surviving for 108 years and was later rebuilt. Rishengchang also introduced the “watermark” method, which was world’s most famous and advanced printing technology of that time. Highlights and must see includes:

  • Headquarters of banking
  • Ancient Architecture

Rishengchang Exchange House Travel Tips

  • If a tourist group is already inside then avoid going in for a while.

Entrance Ticket Details For Rishengchang Exchange House

  • Free: The ticket prices for this attraction is covered in the Joint ticket of Pingyao Ancient City that costs CNY 150.

How to Reach Rishengchang Exchange House

  • Walk or hire a taxi.
  • Ask a local for the bus details.
  • By tricycle: Take a tricycle from the station.

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  • Rishengchang Exchange House Address: West main Street, Pingyao County 031100, China
  • Rishengchang Exchange House Timing: 08:00 am - 05:00 pm
  • Rishengchang Exchange House Price: 120 CNY
  • Best time to visit Rishengchang Exchange House(preferred time): 10:00 am - 04:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Rishengchang Exchange House: 00:45 Mins
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  • 60.9% of people who visit Pingyao include Rishengchang Exchange House in their plan

  • 50% of people start their Rishengchang Exchange House visit around 3 PM

  • People usually take around 30 Minutes to see Rishengchang Exchange House

Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday

50% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Rishengchang Exchange House

People normally club together City Wall Of Pingyao and Ming Qing Street while planning their visit to Rishengchang Exchange House.

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

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