Attraction

Kaifeng attractions are mainly in the form of architecture. Ubiquitous ancient buildings from different times line the back streets of the city, among which Iron Pagoda, Pita Pagoda, Shanxi Shaanxi Gansu Guild Hall, and Kaifeng Jewish Quarters are the most famous. Kaifeng is one of the seven ancient capitals in China. Most of the city's historical relics are kept in the Kaifeng Museum.

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Most Popular Kaifeng Attractions

Iron Pagoda

Sturdy brick tower has endured since 104913 stories, 56 meters - 186 feet tallStood for 1,000 years despite earthquakes, floods, and warSong Dynasty styleFeaturesPerhaps the best ancient structure to see in ..

Dragon Pavilion

AccoladesPark covering about 83 hectares or 205 acres.More than half of it is composed of two big ponds.Building red temple building with a big base that dates to 1692.FeaturesIn central Kaifeng City, there ..

Kaifeng Jewish Quarters

AccoladesPlace to learn about the history of the Jewish community in KaifengSee a Muslim area of KaifengSee the site of the former synagogue (now a hospital)Perhaps meet descendants of the community on a tourT..

Pota Pagoda

AccoladesA squat three-story structure remains from a nine-story hexagonal structureIt is said that 76 feet of it is now buried in dirtOldest tower in KaifengFeaturesThe Northern Song Empire had its capital ..

Shanxi Shaanxi Gansu Guildhall

AccoladesBuilt in 1776Put on the list of nationally protected sites in 2001Big and important commerce building along the Grand CanalOne of the best old buildings to see iin KaifengFeaturesThis building is also..

Kaifeng Museum

Tens of thousands of ancient artifacts (386–1800)a Chinese art collection museumA concentration on Song Dynasty pieces and historyKaifeng Jewish history relics on the fourth floor can be viewed upon arrangeme..

Millennium City Park

Kaifeng is also famous as “City of Calligraphy and Traditional Chinese Painting” and “City of Traditional Opera”. Four famous Calligraphy styles “Su” (initiated by Su Shi), “Huang” (initiated by Huang Tingjian), “Mi” (initiated by Mi Fu) and “Cai” (initiated by Cai Xiang) originated here. Kaifeng is the birthplace of Xiang Fu Yune in Yu Ju (Henan Opera) and Henan Zhuizi. When traveling in Kaifeng, people can have a tour to the Painting and Calligraphy Institutes and some theaters. They may gain some serendipity.

Daxiangguo Temple

Kaifeng is also famous as “City of Calligraphy and Traditional Chinese Painting” and “City of Traditional Opera”. Four famous Calligraphy styles “Su” (initiated by Su Shi), “Huang” (initiated by Huang Tingjian), “Mi” (initiated by Mi Fu) and “Cai” (initiated by Cai Xiang) originated here. Kaifeng is the birthplace of Xiang Fu Yune in Yu Ju (Henan Opera) and Henan Zhuizi. When traveling in Kaifeng, people can have a tour to the Painting and Calligraphy Institutes and some theaters. They may gain some serendipity.

Kaifeng Prefecture

Kaifeng is also famous as “City of Calligraphy and Traditional Chinese Painting” and “City of Traditional Opera”. Four famous Calligraphy styles “Su” (initiated by Su Shi), “Huang” (initiated by Huang Tingjian), “Mi” (initiated by Mi Fu) and “Cai” (initiated by Cai Xiang) originated here. Kaifeng is the birthplace of Xiang Fu Yune in Yu Ju (Henan Opera) and Henan Zhuizi. When traveling in Kaifeng, people can have a tour to the Painting and Calligraphy Institutes and some theaters. They may gain some serendipity.

The Memorial Temple of Lord Bao

Lord Bao was a well-known incorruptible and upright official in the Northern Song Dynasty (960–1127), who was famous for his fairness in lawsuits. The people of Kaifeng built the memorial temple to commemorat..