Wang Family Compound

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  • Address: Jingsheng Village, Lingshi County, Shanxi Province, China, Pingyao
  • Timings: 08:00 am - 07:00 pm Details
  • Phone: +86-0354772212
  • Ticket Price: 66 CNY
  • Time Required: 02:30 Hrs
  • Tags: Art Museums, Museums, Outdoors, Family And Kids

This is a luxurious residential site, built in the 18th century. It is 35 kilometres from Pingyao. What was once the residence of the Wang family in the past is now a museum of architectural art. The compound is huge. It covers an area of 150,000 square metres. It is like a complete village in itself- an old township on display to explain how the lifestyle used to be in the olden times. The place has been divided into two parts- the East courtyard and the West Courtyard. The structure of the buildings is complex. You will feel like you are walking through a labyrinth. At the same time you can observe and appreciate the intricate details in the Qing Dynasty architecture. Highlights include:

  • Sculptures of Stone, Wood and Brick
  • Private School Yards
  • Wang Family items
  • The Painting and Calligraphy Hall
  • The Treasury hall
  • The Red Gate Castle

Wang Family Compound Travel Tips

  • Avoid visiting this place in the monsoon season.
  • The walk is long and tiring. Wear suitable footwear and carry water bottles with you.

How to Reach Wang Family Compound

  • Coach: Take a coach from Taiyuan. It will take you 2 hours to reach.
  • Train: Take a train from Pingyao to Jiexiu or Lingshi Railway Station and then take the Jiexiu bus no.11 (fare: CNY4). Travel Time: 40mins.

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  • Wang Family Compound Address: Jingsheng Village, Lingshi County, Shanxi Province, China, Pingyao
  • Wang Family Compound Contact Number: +86-0354772212
  • Wang Family Compound Timing: 08:00 am - 07:00 pm
  • Wang Family Compound Price: 66 CNY
  • Best time to visit Wang Family Compound(preferred time): 10:00 am - 02:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Wang Family Compound: 02:30 Hrs
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  • 25.84% of people who visit Pingyao include Wang Family Compound in their plan

  • 40% of people start their Wang Family Compound visit around 10 AM

  • People usually take around 2 Hrs 30 Minutes to see Wang Family Compound

Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday

95% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Wang Family Compound

People normally club together City Wall Of Pingyao and Rishengchang Exchange House while planning their visit to Wang Family Compound.

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

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