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The Bell Tower Square marks the geographical center of the ancient capital. From this important landmark extend East, South, West and North Streets, connecting the Tower to the East, South, West and North Gates of the City Wall of the Ming Dynasty.
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
Lianhu District | Junction of East main street, west main street, south main street and north main street,, Xi'an 710000, China
Lianhu District
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Reviewed today via mobile

It's located in the centre of Xi'an. Architectural structure of this tower is outstanding. There is a big Bell. :-) Produce huge sound. Must visit place

Thank TrailBlazer106476
Reviewed 2 days ago

It was built in 1384 during the early Ming Dynasty, are a symbol of the city of Xi'an and one of the grandest of its kind in China. Xi'an Bell Tower was mainly used for time reporting and publishing news in ancient times. It is...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Spectacular first impression as we approached our hotel. Gloriously lit with many lights right in the middle of the city

Thank NeilSchier
Reviewed 1 week ago

A bit over rated, you climb lots of steps of a reconstructed tower, good view and night. Near the Muslim quarter

Thank John and Deb K
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited the Bell Tower on foot from our hotel, and were glad we had made the effort for the interesting history and the views of Xi'an from the tower. Crowded with Chinese visitors, but still worth it.

Thank Guy M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a reconstruction. The story is charming but it seems overrated although it is very famous. Best viewed at night. Its a good signpost to nearby Muslim area.

Thank Lankylee
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went to the Bell tower today. It is very nice with a good view. The architecture is beautiful. The price is not bad.

Thank wolf3728
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you have not visited many old Chinese buildings, then it's worth the admission ticket to get inside. (Admittedly, after a while, they all look alike.) Inside is a typical Chinese museum, most of the artifacts being handwritten memos about moving the building to its...More

Thank Katie L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Well worth visiting - don't miss it. Take the underground walkway to get there. Very close to the Drum Tower and Muslim street.

Thank Lisa M
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Go during the day to see the sights around the Tower by walking around the upstairs outside of the Tower and inspecting the inside of the Tower. Go again at night to see the Tower light up! It is quite a site.

Thank Robert D
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Response from Dario C | Reviewed this property |
As I remember, it opens al 18:00 hours.