Top Historical Monuments and Landmarks in Urumqi

Urumqi 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 Urumqi one of Top Historical Destinations in the world. Urumqi 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 Urumqi 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 Urumqi. Explore the historical monuments of Urumqi with a guided tour or opt for in-depth information of its historical account, this Urumqi guide is your go-to option for free. Move to things to do in Urumqi page for the complete list of attractions and activities.

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Let's witness the history of Urumqi with these top historical monuments and landmarks:

  1. Southern Mosque

    #1 of 4 Historical Places in Urumqi
    Southern Mosque

    Tags: Mosque, Religious Site, Tourist Center, Architecture

    Address: Jiefang South Road, Tianshan District, Urumqi 830002, China

    Capture the beauty of this mosque in your camera which doesn’t have the usual traditional Islamic architectural design in its exterior portion. Rather it is made in brick and wood classic Chines...Read more

  2. Peoples Square

    #2 of 4 Historical Places in Urumqi
    Peoples Square

    Tags: Statue, Tourist Center, Square

    Address: Dongfeng Rd, Tianshan, Urumqi, Xinjiang, China

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    It is one of the popular public squares covering an area of 40,000 square meters. Previously a lotus pong used to be there during the rule of GuangXu of Qing Dynasty. Later, in the 23rd year of the Re...Read more

  3. Urumqi Tartar Mosque

    #3 of 4 Historical Places in Urumqi
    Urumqi Tartar Mosque

    Tags: Mosque, Religious Site, Historical Site, Tourist Center

    Address: South Jiefang Road, Urumqi

    Considered as one of the oldest mosque of Urumqi, the mosque was built in 19th century with the funds raised by the local Tartar diaspora. By the early 20the century, the mosque was expanded and it co...Read more

  4. Urumqi Salar Mosque

    #4 of 4 Historical Places in Urumqi
    Urumqi Salar Mosque

    Tags: Mosque, Religious Site, Historical Site, Tourist Center

    Address: South Heping Road, Urumqi , Xinjiang

    It is another Chinese mosque of Urumqi, built in 1865. The mosque was initially built in a post and panel structure. Later on, in 1984 the mosque was expanded and reconstructed with an influence of mo...Read more

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