Historic Building in Yujiacun

Qingliang Pavilion

Completed in 1581, this three-storey pavilion was supposedly the work of one thoroughly crazed individual – Yu Xichun, who wanted to be able to see Beijing from the top. It was, according to legend, built...

Temple in Yujiacun

Yu Ancestral Hall

Yujiacun is a model Chinese clan village, where 95% of the inhabitants all share the same surname of Yu (于). One of the village's more unusual sights is the town ancestral hall, where you’ll find the...