Panmen Gate

Panmen Gate

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Panmen Gate

Introduction: IntroductionPanmen Gate stands at the southwestern corner of the ancient city of Suzhou, has m..

Tickets:Panmen gate fee and opening hoursAdmission¥ 25 per person( Wuxiang Temple, Shuilu Gate and Ce..

Travel Tips:Tips1.Please comply with the local rule of law. 2.Please keep the environment and do not leav..

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Panmen Gate Introduction

Panmen Gate stands at the southwestern corner of the ancient city of Suzhou, has many palaces of interests and scenery of humanities. With a history of 2,500 years, this city gate is the most completely preserved part of the ruins of the ancient city of Suzhou. Panmen is the o­nly ruin of city wall of Suzhou, the coexistence of land gate and water gate is rare nationwide, is the valuable physical material that researching our ancient defense and a castle building that is suitable for the southern water town
Suzhou falls within north subtropical monsoonal climate zone with abundant rainfall, clear seasons and temperate and humid climate. The four seasons are suitable for travel, especially from April to October.

Panmen Gate Features

Panmen Gate was initially constructed in the first year of the reign of He Lu, King of Wu. Although it has been renovated and rebuilt many times through the ages, its location has never changed an inch. The present Panmen Gate was rebuilt in the 11th year of the reign of Zhizheng in the end of the Yuan Dynasty and renovated during the following Ming and Qing dynasties. The land gate consists of double gates, o­ne inside and the other outside, with city walls forming a square terrace of about 20 meters long o­n each side. The Auspicious Light Pagoda, land Gate, water gate and Wumen Gate Bridge are the key cultural relics under Province, city and State Protection. In recent years, the old city wall were mended and many scenic sites are were built, such as double pavilions bridge and waterfall cave. It has become a special historic and cultural place of interest of Suzhou.

Panmen Gate Tickets

Panmen gate fee and opening hours
Admission¥ 25 per person( Wuxiang Temple, Shuilu Gate and Central Courtyard), Ruiguang Pagodar: ¥6 per person( the floors above the fifth floor are not open), free for the children that less than 1.2 meters high accompanied by the adults).
Opening hours: 7:30-17:30

Panmen Gate Transporation

From Remin Bridge Dock: walk west 200 meters through Xier Road after cross Renmin Road
From Suzhou amusement Park: take bus 30.

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