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Hours Today: 09:00 - 16:50
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Yanghe Street, Cheng District, Datong 037000, China
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Reviewed 1 week ago

You can easily reach this site from the city centre o Datong , I took the public bus 4 from Datong Railway Station to Nine Dragon Wall. It's open from 9.00 am to 5 pm. The price of the entry ticket is incredibly cheap, like...More

Thank Logan F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Not easy to loacte, even with a map, as it's behind a blank wall with only a tiny ticket hatch and entrance that's easy to walk past without seeing. But it's quite a magnificent work of art.

Thank Ann M
Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

Ok as a fill in visit but your life wont end if you never see it. You will probably spend around 20 minutes there.

Thank Rosie M
Reviewed 27 April 2017

A wall of nine dragons to add to your sights if you have just 10 minutes to spare. View the intricate works.

Thank Jackson_Lim
Reviewed 30 March 2017

This place does exactly what it says - it has nine dragons on a screen. This is apparently really something, but it's hard to get very excited about it unless you are a fan of ceramics. The screen is in a fairly small compound, so...More

Thank Steve W
Reviewed 6 March 2017 via mobile

We had a difficult time looking for the nine dragon screen. When we arrived and asked to pay 10 rmb to get inside i was expecting to see more. When we passed the gate/entrance we immediately saw the screen and thats it. 10rmb to see...More

Thank Roi B
Reviewed 24 February 2017

Like what the title says. It's literally just a wall. Unless you're really into walls/ancient Chinese culture, then this place will be OK i guess. If you want to give this wall a visit anyway, it's located in the city so it's quite accessible. There's...More

Thank Nicholettravels
Reviewed 22 December 2016

it costs 10 yuan and will take abot 10 minutes to see but it is a beautiful piece of ancient architecture

1  Thank shur c
Reviewed 9 November 2016

It is just a wall. Not well maintained but near my hotel Datong Garden. Everyone there was just trying to get the whole wall in one shot. So when you are there, go to the gift shop on the left. There is a tree outside...More

Thank posb54
Reviewed 29 October 2016

Stop for 15 minutes to take a picture. No where to park. The story behind the Screen is interesting but the actual structure is just so so.

1  Thank hansonlau
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