The giant stone statues in the imperial Xiaoling Mausoleum, the burial site of the Ming Dynasty's (1368-1644) founding emperor Zhu Yuanzhang, will receive its first large-scale "facelift," local authorities said Wednesday.
Over 70 Chinese museums have joined hands to release a passport-like cultural product in a bid to improve visitors' experience.
Universal Beijing Resort, a Universal theme park, will open in 2021 in the southeastern area of the capital city.
As 1.4 billion people prepare to celebrate the 70th anniversary of the founding of New China, long-lost relics are on display to help honor the country's ongoing revitalization.
Chinese animation hit "Ne Zha" has been given another extended run at the Chinese mainland box office and will be screening until Oct. 26, the film's official Weibo account announced.
Working as a personal itinerary designer-tailoring tours to an individual traveler's demands-has become a popular job as customized travel catches on in China.
About 600-odd exhibits from 18 museums and institutions nationwide, including Chinese zodiac animal-head sculptures of ox, tiger, monkey, pig, rat and rabbit were exhibited in the National Museum of China on Tuesday to highlight Chinese cultural relics that have returned from overseas since the founding of New China in 1949
Officials will restore historic ruins at the Old Summer Palace by using recently rediscovered rare manuscripts that contain critical construction details.
Experts examined the oral cavity and teeth, captured dental x-rays and conducted 3D teeth scanning for 20 pandas in the base.They found that some pandas suffer from mild gingivitis, dental calculi and tooth abrasions, adding that several of the pandas need treatment.
Chinese archaeologists have uncovered a royal tomb dating back around 1,000 years in north China's Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region, according to the regional institute of cultural relics and archaeology.
Shanghai is called "Paris of the East" for a reason. With an impressive collection of old European buildings, the city's colonial era has contributed to its cosmopolitan image.
China's culture and tourism sectors have become key drivers of the country's domestic consumption, the China Daily reported Monday.
An ancient temple in Lhasa, capital of southwest China's Tibet Autonomous Region, is under restoration in a specific project launched since 2007.
Chinese fantasy film "Jade Dynasty" continued leading the mainland box office on Sunday, the China Movie Data Information Network showed Monday.
Inspired, he began building what today are known as the Mogao Grottoes, or the Caves of a Thousand Buddhas. Mogao Grottoes, Dunhuang City, northwest China's Gansu Province.
The bridesmaid is checking the gift brought to the bride by the groom of the Jin family.The bride filled a bag with rice, which means the bride will be a good wife, cooking meals for her new family. Two cooked chicken are set in bowls on the wedding banquet.
Across China, people have observed the Mid-Autumn Festival with a variety of activities, including performances, poetry recital, calligraphy exhibitions, and music shows, to preserve fine traditional culture and promote virtues such as patriotism and dedication.
The Mid-autumn festival falls on the 15th day of the 8th month of the lunar calendar, and is one of the most important Chinese traditional festivals. It originated in the early Tang Dynasty (618-907) and numerous poems have been written after that.
The Mid-Autumn Festival will fall on September 13 this year. In the season of harvesting, Chinese people have been preparing various food for this important occasion for family reunion.
Mid-Autumn Festival is the second grandest festival in China after Chinese New Year. It's a time when families come together to appreciate the full moon and eat mooncakes during the festival. In fact, besides these two traditions, there are many others.
Tomorrow(Sept 13) is Chinese Mid-Autumn Festival to worship the moon. It has developed into a day for families to gather for a reunion. Do you know what are the festival's origins?
Chinese animated film "The Legend of Hei" stayed on top of the Chinese mainland box office on Wednesday, the fifth day after its opening, the China Movie Data Information Network said Thursday.
According to historical records, Wu Ding had more than 60 wives, and Fu Hao was the most honorable of them all.
With the Mid-Autumn Festival just around the corner, the must-have traditional sweet mooncakes are the most talked-about topic. But it is afraid many people worry the fat contained. There are four soulutions suggestged for you.
Yuzhen Palace, a group of Taoist palaces in Central China's Hubei province, has had all its foundations raised a record 15 meters and its buildings restored.
The Chinese community in New York's Queens borough held a gala Tuesday night to celebrate the upcoming 70th anniversary of the founding of the People's Republic of China.
Giant panda Mei Xiang has been experiencing a pseudopregnancy over the past several months and will not give birth this year, the Smithsonian's National Zoo in Washington, D.C.
The Palace Museum today announced a temporary closure from September 21 to October 1 on its official Weibo account.
Chinese box-office juggernaut "Ne Zha," the highest-grossing animated film ever by China, brought in more than 880,000 U.S.dollars in its second weekend in North America, pushing its North American cume to 2.67 million dollars.
The seventh International Festival of the Intangible Cultural Heritage will be held in Chengdu, capital of southwest China's Sichuan Province, from Oct.