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Square in Nánjiēcūn

East Is Red Square

In this square, guards maintain a 24-hour vigil at the foot of a statue of Chairman Mao, and portraits of Marx, Engels, Stalin and Lenin (the original ‘Gang of Four’) rise up on all four sides. Behind the ensemble, …
Square in Nánjiēcūn

Cháoyáng Gate Square

Not far from East is Red Square, this square is known primarily for the rebuilt, traditional architecture of Cháoyáng Gate (朝阳门; Cháoyáng Mén).