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Ming Xiaoling Mausoleum

4.6/59,135 Reviews
CemeteryUNESCO World Heritage-Cultural Site
Opening Open from 03/01-10/31,6:30am-6:30pm;Open from 11/01-02/28,6:30am-6:00pm
Recommended Sightseeing Time: 2-4 hours
Address: No. 7 Shixiang Road, Xuanwu District, Nanjing
Phone: 400-9288-312 025-84433582

About Ming Xiaoling Mausoleum

It is located in the eastern outskirts of Nanjing City, south of Zijinshan(Zhongshan) , Dulongfuwanzhu Peak, and the western side of Maoshan. Ming Xiaoling Mausoleum is the tomb of Zhu Yuanzhang, the founder of the Ming dynasty. It took 17 years to be built, and what we see today is only part of the cemetery. The mausoleum was laid out in a majestic manner with strict regulations. The form of the mausoleum continued for the Ming and Qing dynasties and was selected as a UNESCO World Heritage site in 2003.
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Getting Around

You have to take subway line 2 and alight at the Clover Park Station.
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Helpful Information

1.As you will be required to do a lot of walking within the scenic area, it is advisable that you wear comfortable and light shoes.2. Most people will enter Ming Xiaoling Mausoleum from its South and then head north until they reach BaoDing which is the one of the core attractions of the scenic area.
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Special Events

The majestic looking Ming Xiaoling Mausoleum is the burial ground for the found emperor of the Ming Dynasty and Empress Ma. The charms of the Mausoleum lie in these 2 areas. The first will be the walkways between buildings that meander through beautiful flower arrangements especially with the red leaves during autumn and Plum Blossom in winter. The second will be the Ming Era architectural buildings and artefacts which are of prevalence within the compound.
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