Imperial Pets: Furry Friends in the Forbidden City

Giraffes, lions, leopards, ostriches, zebras and more.

by Ned Kelly, 23 March 2021

This Week in History: When Andy Warhol Came to China

In late 1982, Andy Warhol and a small entourage were invited on a VIP trip to Beijing, the Forbidden City and Great Wall.

by Ned Kelly, 29 October 2020

Learn All About the Forbidden City with This Illustrated Book

What was life really like behind the walls of the Forbidden City? This kid-friendly illustrated book will show you!

by That's, 13 August 2019

WATCH: This Virtual Model of the Forbidden City Will Blow Your Mind

An aspiring 22-year-old architect in Zhuhai has created an awe-inducing recreation of an iconic Beijing landmark: the Forbidden City.

by Matthew Bossons, 26 June 2017

Here Are Some Fascinating Alternatives to the Forbidden City

With the capital's imperial palace undergoing extensive renovations, consider paying a visit to these royal residences.

by Tom Lee, 19 December 2016

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