World Heritage in China

Imperial Mausoleums of Ming and Qing Dynasties

01 Apr: World Heritage in China: Imperial Mausoleums of Ming and Qing Dynasties

In 2000. the 24th World Heritage Committee Conference held in Cairns, Australia, decided that three imperial Mausoleums of Ming and Qing dynasties in China be listed as world cultural heritage sites, namely Xianling Mausoleum of the Ming Dynasty (Zhongxiang city, Hubei Province), Dongling Mausoleum (Zunhua city, Hebei Province) and Xiling Mausoleum of the Qing Dynasty (Yi County, Hebei Province).