Ancient Residences in Shanxi and Shaanxi Provinces

Ancient Residences in Shanxi and Shaanxi Provinces is part of the Tentative list of China in order to qualify for inclusion in the World Heritage List.

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The coordinates shown for all tentative sites were produced as a community effort. They are not official and may change on inscription.

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Bei Zhao

China - 29-Nov-12 -

4 largest and well-protected courtyards among tens were selected as tentative WH sites. Some of them are used as site of movie industry sometimes. They are not too far away from each other. Suggest to pick-up 1~2 to visit ans you may feel repetitive to go through each of them.


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Full Name
Ancient Residences in Shanxi and Shaanxi Provinces
Country
China
Added
2008
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2008 Revision

Includes former TWHS Historical Residential Courtyards in Dingcun (1996)

2008 Revision

Includes former TWHS Shanxi Businessmens Courtyard Houses(2008)

2008 Added to Tentative List

The site has 3 locations

Ancient Residences in Shanxi and Shaanxi Provinces (T)
Ancient Residences in Shanxi and Shaanxi Provinces: Ancient Building Cluster in Dingcun Village (T)
Ancient Residences in Shanxi and Shaanxi Provinces: Ancient Building Cluster in Dangjiacun Village (T)
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