The Forbidden City complex was built between 1406 – 1420 and consists of 980 buildings on a 72 hectare site. Photo: ShutterstockThe Forbidden City complex was built between 1406 – 1420 and consists of 980 buildings on a 72 hectare site. Photo: Shutterstock
The Forbidden City complex was built between 1406 – 1420 and consists of 980 buildings on a 72 hectare site. Photo: Shutterstock

More ‘secret’ courtyards in Forbidden City to be opened to the public

Plan is to have 85 per cent of iconic ancient complex available for viewing by 2025, Beijing says

Topic |   China Society
The Forbidden City complex was built between 1406 – 1420 and consists of 980 buildings on a 72 hectare site. Photo: ShutterstockThe Forbidden City complex was built between 1406 – 1420 and consists of 980 buildings on a 72 hectare site. Photo: Shutterstock
The Forbidden City complex was built between 1406 – 1420 and consists of 980 buildings on a 72 hectare site. Photo: Shutterstock
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