It stands on the Yellow Crane Tower in Wushan, Wuchang, and enjoys the reputation of “the world's most beautiful scenery”. It is also known as “the three famous buildings in Jiangnan” with Yueyang Tower in Hunan and Tengwang Pavilion in Jiangxi. The Yellow Crane Tower was built in the second year of Wu Huangwu (AD 223) during the Three Kingdoms Period. It is said that it was built for military purposes. Sun Quan’s realization of “governing the country with the rule of Wu” (the name of “Wuchang” originated here) Building a building to look at. In the Tang Dynasty, its military nature gradually evolved into a famous scenic spot. The literati and literati of the past dynasties visited this place, leaving behind many popular poems. The poet of the Tang Dynasty, Cui Wei, said, "The old man has been to the Yellow Crane. The Yellow Crane Tower is empty here. The Yellow Crane is gone forever. The clouds are empty and empty. Qingchuan has a history of Hanyang Tree, Fangcao and Parrot Island. Where is it, the Yanbo River is awkward." It has become a swan song of the ages, making the Yellow Crane Tower famous.
In the first year of Tang Yongtai (AD 765), the Yellow Crane Tower has already taken shape, which has made many Jiang Xia celebrities "sweeping, and the feast must be." However, the fire is frequent, and the Yellow Crane Tower has been repeatedly built. The last "Qinglou" was built in the 7th year of Tongzhi (AD 1868), destroyed in the Guangxu ten years (AD 1884), and has not been rebuilt since nearly a hundred years.
In October 1981, the Yellow Crane Tower rebuilt project broke ground and was completed in June 1985. The main building is based on Qing Tongzhi Building, but it is taller and majestic. Construction using modern building technology, reinforced concrete frame wood-like structure. The 5th floor of the flying raft, the top of the spire, the golden glazed tile roof, the height is 51.4 meters, the bottom side is 30 meters wide, and the top side is 18 meters wide. The whole floor is decorated with large murals, couplets and cultural relics. A number of auxiliary buildings, such as bronze and yellow cranes, sculptures, pagodas, arches, pavilions, etc., will make the main building more magnificent. As far as the building is concerned, "there is a great eye to the sky," and the Yangtze River is not rolling. The scenery of the three towns is unobstructed.
Since the establishment of the Yellow Crane Tower, the various directions have been different, but they all look tall and ancient, and they are very individual. Compared with Yueyang Tower and Tengwang Pavilion, the plane design of the Yellow Crane Tower is a four-sided octagon, which is called “all directions”. These figures reveal the symbolic and ethical ideographic functions of the ancient architectural culture. Seen from the longitudinal direction of the building, each row of rafts is directly related to the name of the building. It is shaped like a yellow crane and has wings to fly. The majestic whole building is not too delicate, rich in changing charm and beauty.
"Yellow Crane Returns" bronze sculpture
Located on the rock in front of the front step 50 meters west of the Yellow Crane Tower, it consists of three auspicious animals: turtle, snake and crane. The tortoise and the snake are struggling with the double cranes, while the two slim yellow cranes are pedaling turtles and snakes overlooking the world. The bronze sculpture is 5.1 meters high and weighs 3.8 tons.
Millennium auspicious clock
Located on the high platform along the axis of the ridge east of the Yellow Crane Tower. It is based on the ancient bell-shaped clock frame as the original prototype, derived and transformed. It evolved the form of the ancient bell-shaped clock frame into a four-sided space frame form. The appearance is like a "kind" like a "frame", which is novel and vivid, and contains Chu culture.
It is located at the top of Gaoshan Mountain in the Snake Mountain, about 274 meters east of the Yellow Crane Tower. At an altitude of 75.5 meters, the height of the pavilion is 41.7 meters, which is only 10 meters lower than the main building of the Yellow Crane. Located in the center of the scenic spot, it is an iconic building that governs the east, south and north districts. It is also an excellent attraction for viewing buildings, mountains and rivers.
Luo Mei Xuan
Located 300 meters southeast of the Yellow Crane Tower. The Xuan is about 50 meters long, 15.5 meters wide, 17 meters high and has a building area of 1,750 square meters. The name of "Luo Mei Xuan" originated from the famous poem of Li Bai, the great poet of the Tang Dynasty, "Blowing the jade flute in the Yellow Crane Tower and plum blossoms in the May of the Yangtze River." The quaint appearance is in harmony with the Yellow Crane Tower and Baiyun Pavilion in the scenic area.
Copper statue of Yue Fei
Located in the East Scenic Area of Yellow Crane Tower, 612 meters east of the Yellow Crane Tower, adjacent to the Stone Arch. The bronze sculpture is 8 meters high. It expresses Yue Fei's support for the horse, and can't bear the anger of the broken mountain river. Next to the bronze sculpture, there is a stone carving of the "Your River Mountain" handwriting.
"Cui Wei's poem" relief
Located 118 meters east of the Yellow Crane Tower, the picture depicts the poet Cui Wei of the Tang Dynasty in the Yunxia room with long sleeves, the crown of the crown, and the image of the handsome and beautiful, carved his famous poem "Yellow Crane Tower". The whole poem was written by Shen Peng, the chairman of the former Chinese Calligraphers Association. It is "the four poems of poetry and calligraphy."
It is located on the south slope of the Snake Mountain, 176 meters southeast of the Yellow Crane Tower, east to the poem monument gallery, west to the cross crane pavilion. The history book records many purple bamboos in this place, the old name is "Zizhuling". Zizhuyuan is a traditional courtyard structure with an area of 1,410 square meters and black and white walls. It has a Ming and Qing architectural style.
The World Biography of the King of the Kings placed the geese under the Yellow Crane Tower. Later generations loved it and built a monument. The current pool was built in 1986 and is located 210 meters southeast of the Yellow Crane Tower. It covers an area of about 600 square meters. The pond is planted with water lily and Wang Lian. There are also two rockeries made of Taihu stone, which have the charm of Jiangnan garden.
It is located in the east of Luomeixuan in the scenic area of Yellow Crane Tower. The total area is nearly 10,000 square meters. In addition to planting dozens of large-scale Lagerstroemia tree stumps, it is also equipped with plants such as red wood, bamboo, stalagmites and bayberry. Strive for a tree and a scene, there are also two octagonal pavilions (Lotte Pavilion, Mengde Pavilion).
It is located 290 meters southeast of the Yellow Crane Tower and east of the South Gate. It is a Ming and Qing style antique building group with east-west, bluestone pavement and a building area of 5,500 square meters. The entire building complex is elegant and clean, with a harmonious proportion, high and low, and uneven. Based on the folk customs of Chu, the ancient city is a commercial street where tourists buy special tourist goods.
High season: April 1st - October 31st Ticketing time: 8:00 - 18:00
Low season: November 1st - March 31st Ticketing time: 8pm - -17pm
1, children's ticket: height 1.2 meters - 1.4 meters to buy children's tickets 40 yuan, 1.2 meters or less free of charge
2, old age ticket: 60 years old - 65 years old (by ID card or old age card) 40 yuan, 65 years old or older (by ID card or old age card) free of charge
3, student ticket: (undergraduate and below) with a valid student card to buy tickets 40 yuan
4. Others: active military personnel (vouchers), disabled persons (vouchers) free of charge
5. The Yellow Crane Tower Park implements two ticket inspections, and the tickets are valid on the same day.
Arrive at the bus route of the Yellow Crane Tower Park Scenic Area
Tram 1 Road, Tram 4 Road, 10 Road, 61 Road, 64 Road (Inner Ring), 108 Road, 401 Road, 402 Road to the Yellow Crane Tower Station.
411, 413, 507, 519, 537, 542, 554, 561, 571, 584, 607, 608, 609, 706, 710, 905 to the reading field under.
Yellow Crane Tower Park to all points of the city:
Chuhe Han Street: Exit the South Gate and cross the road to the southeast of the Shouyi Square. Go to the Yanmachang Station and take the 701 Road and get off at the East Lake Road Chuhe Hanjie Station.
Wuchang Railway Station: Take the South Gate Crossing the road and cross the Shouyi Square to the southeast direction. Go to the Yanmao Station and take the No. 10 Road.
Hankou Railway Station: Take the No. 10 bus from Nanmen Station to the terminal.
Wuhan Railway Station: Take the South Gate and cross the road and go straight through the Shouyi Square to Fuxing Road Subway Station.
Wuhan Tianhe Airport: Take the South Gate at the station and take the No. 10 road at Hankou Railway Station and turn to No. 295. Get off at Chuanlong Avenue Future Coast Station and then turn to 265 Road, and get off at Yangwan in the Hengtian Highway.
Guiyuan Temple: Take the South Gate at the station and take bus No. 401 and get off at Zhongjiacun Station.
Hubu Lane: Take the South Gate to the west and walk along the sidewalk for 5 minutes, then take the bridge and walk to the right hand for 5 minutes.
Hankou River Beach: Take the South Gate at the station and take the No. 10 road, then take the Guqintai Station on the Parrot Avenue and turn to the 708 Road and get off at the Wuhan Port along the Yangtze River.
East Lake: Take the South Gate and cross the road through the Shouyi Square to the southeast direction. Go to the Yuemachang Station and take the No. 401 Road and get off at Luyuan Road Meiyuan.