Zhengzhou 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 Zhengzhou one of Top Historical Destinations in the world. Zhengzhou 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 Zhengzhou 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 Zhengzhou. Explore the historical monuments of Zhengzhou with a guided tour or opt for in-depth information of its historical account, this Zhengzhou guide is your go-to option for free. Move to things to do in Zhengzhou page for the complete list of attractions and activities.
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Top Historical Zhengzhou landmarks
Traverse through the finest landmarks and famous historical buildings of Zhengzhou.
#1 of 7 Historical Places in Zhengzhou | Added 638 times in trip plans
No.8 Nongye Road, Jinshui District, Zhengzhou 450002, China
09:00 am - 05:00 pm
The oldest and the biggest museum in China, Henan Museum is known for its grandiose and elegant architecture as well as the age old relics showcased here. The main building is in a shape of a filemot pyramid and covers a whopping 100,000 square meters. Built in 1927 and after several relocations and renaming, the museum stands where it is today in ...
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230 Erqi Rd, Erqi, Zhengzhou, Henan, China
08:00 am - 05:30 pm
More of a reminder than a monument of the power of people, The Er’qi tower in Zhengzhou is an important part of the modern history of china. In 1923 when the railway workers union went on a strike for their rights the Chinese warlords at the time tried to suppress them in any way they could. One of the warlords Wu Peifu even killed the some w...
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North of Shangcheng Road, Guancheng Hui Nationality District, Zhengzhou 450061, China
08:00 am - 10:00 pm
Zhengzhou is one of the oldest cities of china and hence it became a place where spirituality was a part of its culture and its way of life. Many temples were built from during that time and Town god temple is one of them. Built in 1403 it is dedicated to the legendary Han general Huo Guang as well as the guardian city god, Qin Yubo. A simple but m...
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Suburb, Guancheng Hui Nationality District, Zhengzhou 450000, China
Shang city is an archaeological site in Zhengzhou of remains from the Shang dynasty which was more than 3500 years old. Excavation made during the 50’s under archaeologist Han Weizhou led to the discovery of a submerged city in a rectangular form. Its perimeter was around 6960mts along with 11 gaps presumably that are its entrances. Later exc...
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Zijingshan Rd, Jinshui, Zhengzhou, Henan, China
08:00 am - 06:00 pm
The Yellow river known as ‘the cradle of Chinese civilization’ has literally nourished many settlements and civilizations for millenniums. A museum which is entirely dedicated to its study is perfectly well worth visiting. In 1955, the Yellow River Water Conservancy Commission of the Ministry of Water Resources sponsored an exhibition o...
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Gongyi City, Henan Province, China
08:00 am - 04:30 pm
The tombs are situated between Zhengzhou city and Luoyang city in Henan province. A place filled with the vibes of history, it contains the tombs of seven out of nine emperors of the Song dynasty along with the father of the first. These well preserved tombs are laid out facing south with a consistent style and each of them tell tales of greatness ...
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Mt Taihang, Xiuwu County, Jiaozuo, China
Covering a total area of 190sqkm Mt Yuntai has an amazing natural collection of cliffs, valleys and waterfalls. It’s a 5A grade national tourist attraction and has been given the title of World Geological Park by UNESCO in 2004. Even throughout history a lot of great people have visited the mountains including giving it a great cultural herit...