The famous Dule Temple which is located in the Jixian town is a Buddhist temple that was named after the spring behind it. The temple was build during the Tang Dynsaty but was destroyed during the war. When making plans to travel to the Tianjin region, travellers could consider a Tianjin Hotel alternative such as Somerset Olympic Tower Tianjin. The apartment complex can be a base for excursions in the region as it gives easy access to The Dule Temple and many other attractions in the area.
Later onthe temple complex was reconstructed in 984 AD during the Lioa Dynasty and remains standing in her magnificent stature since then. The renowned Buddhist temple consists of a three layered pavilion that shelters the statue of goddess Avalokitesvara which is 23 metres in height. The graceful statue and the sacred temple complex depict the historical and architectural marvel during that era. The renovation of the temple was done by craftsmen and architects at that time using techniques available during the Tang era.
The temple complex also features The Shan Gate, a single story building that is 10 metres in height. This is situated on the south side and acts as the front gate. The Guanyin Pavillion is a structure of three layers and consists of a sculpture of Goddess Guanyin, which is the largest of its kind in China.
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The Tianjin Museum is the largest Museum in Tianjin, exhibiting a range of cultural and historical significance to Tianjin. This museum has a unique architectural style, whose appearance resembles, that of a swan spreading its wings. This building has quickly become one of the city’s iconic buildings. The Somerset Olympic Tower is a luxury Tianjin hotel, situated in the prime residential and shopping district. It is an ideal accommodation for savvy business travelers and their families. The hotel is ideal for those who would like to visit the Tianjin Museum, as it is located within close distance to the hotel. It is only a fifteen minute walk to the city’s central business district and entertainment center. This hotel also offers direct access to several shopping districts, international schools, theatres, a variety of restaurants and also a golf club.
The Tianjin Museum has an extensive collection of Chinese fine arts and exhibiting Tianjin’s history. There are nearly 200, 0000 collection of arts and relics. This Museum tells the tale of China’s fourth largest city quite well. Guests can enjoy the rare historical collections. They can also enjoy the sunshine coming from the feather shaped skylight in the dome. Guests can also have a short rest and a cup of coffee in the lounge, which offers a unique visual field for enjoying the surrounding sceneries of the Museum. This museum offers rare collections of history and art in the city. It is also, quite beautiful, scenic, spacious, quiet and elegant and is home to many artefacts from Tianjin and China’s long history.
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