Zhaoguan Stone Tower, the most popular landmark building in Xijindu, is also the most beautiful place in Xijindu. It is one of the few stone towers in Yuan Dynasty found in China so far. It is close to the lifesaving meeting, the Guanyin Cave attractions, the stone towers are beautiful during the day and at night, and the style is very different!
Zhaoguan Stone Tower is located on the 53 slope of the north foot of Yuntai Mountain in Zhenjiang City, north facing the Yangtze River. It was built around the end of Yuan Dynasty and early Ming Dynasty. The Stone Tower of Zhaoguan is a Lama Tower, a Buddhist relic. It has the name of "Zhaoguan" engraved. It is also called a bottle tower because of its appearance. All stone structures, the lower for the stone bars of four columns, the top of the stone, built a frame-style platform. The same engravings are on both sides of the east and west, respectively, the name of Dantu, Zhenjiang Zhixian, Chifu, etc., and the word "Wanli 10th Year Xiwu October Jirepair" is engraved later ． Stone Tower is built on the platform, about 469 meters high, the seat, body and top three parts are all built with blue stone carving. The tower is stacked with two identical Sumi sockets, the style is unique, the top is covered with lotus round socket and flat drum-shaped tower body, and then there are 13 circles of relief, symbolizing the 13 layers of heaven, the top and round lotus socket, the wheel carved "babao", on which is the top of the tower. The stone pagoda was handed down as a "stone bottle" built when the three countries' Sun Quan and Liu Bei were married.
This stone tower built in the Yuan Dynasty is the witness of Buddhism and history and culture. The stone tower is engraved with the word "Zhaoguan", so the name "Zhaoguan Stone Tower", because it is just above the street, its shape is like a bottle, also called bottle tower, cross the street stone tower.
Zhaoguan Stone Tower is located in the middle of the old street of Xijindu, Runzhou District, Zhenjiang City. Although the stone tower is not big, it is the only stone tower that passes through the street in the whole country. Now it is the standard building of Xijindu Old Street.
Zhaoguan Stone Tower is the most landmark in the historical district of Jindu in Zhenjiang, China. The Stone Tower was built in Yuan Dynasty. It is called "Bottle Tower" because it is like a bottle.
Inside the old street, the whole stone tower is preserved, which has a lot of historical and cultural background