Across from the zoo, children will find something to marvel at among the telescopes, models of the planets and the solar system, and the...
Paleozoological Museum of China
Located in a strange office block of a building (look for the dinosaur on the side), this houses the best collection of dinosaurs in...
The zoo is a pleasant spot for a stroll among the trees, grass and willow-fringed lakes as long as you ignore the animal's pitiful cages...
National Library Concert Hall
Undergoing a massive refit at the time of writing, this impressive venue doesn't just put on recitals and concerts (many by overseas...
No 6 Sichuan Food Studio
A shrine to fiery Sichuan cuisine beneath a lurid pink statue of Mao Zedong.
138 Xizhimenwai Dajie · interesting places nearby
Běijīng Planetarium information
Across from the zoo, children will find something to marvel at among the telescopes, models of the planets and the solar system, and the variety of shows in the new building, even though the typical absence of thorough English captions can make full comprehension an astronomical task.