Central Dongcheng

Dongcheng District is in . It means "east city" and appropriately enough covers the eastern half of the old, imperial city. Most visitors to the city will come here to visit both Tiananmen Square and the Forbidden City, the former imperial palace.
Photo: Bartokbe, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Notable Places in the Area

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Metro station
station, or Dongsishitiao station, is a station on Line 2 of the Beijing Subway. Photo: N509FZ, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Buddhist temple
is a Buddhist temple located in Dongcheng District of .

Localities in the Area

are areas in Dongcheng District in , . Photo: Rewindat, CC BY-SA 3.0.

literally, the "Eastern Four" or the "Eastern Quadrangle", is the name of an intersection and surrounding neighborhood in Dongcheng District, . Photo: Daniel Case, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Central Dongcheng

39.9326° or 39° 55' 57.5" north
116.4183° or 116° 25' 6" east
Open Location Code
49 metres (161 feet)
Geo­Names ID

Also Known As

  • Arabic: Distrito han Dongcheng, Beijing
  • Arabic: دونغتشنغ
  • Basque: Dongcheng barrutia
  • Belarusian: Дунчэн
  • Catalan: Districte de Dongcheng
  • Cebuano: Dongcheng Qu
  • Chinese: Tang-siâⁿ-khu
  • Chinese: 东城
  • Chinese: 东城区
  • Chinese: 東城區
  • Czech: Tung-čcheng
  • Dutch: Dongcheng (district)
  • Dutch: Dongcheng-district
  • Dutch: Dongcheng
  • Dutch: Dongcheng district
  • English: Dongcheng District, Beijing
  • English: Dongcheng District
  • French: District de Dongcheng
  • French: Dongcheng
  • French: district de Dongcheng
  • Gan Chinese: 东城区
  • German: Dongcheng
  • Hebrew: בייג'ינג/רובע דונגצ'נג
  • Hebrew: מחוז דונגצ'נג
  • Indonesian: Distrik Dongcheng, Beijing
  • Italian: Distretto di Dongcheng
  • Japanese: 東城区
  • Korean: 동성구
  • Korean: 둥청 구
  • Korean: 둥청구
  • Lezghian: Дунчэн
  • Literary Chinese: 東城區
  • Lithuanian: Dongčengas
  • Min Nan Chinese: Tang-siâⁿ-khu
  • Mirandese: Dongcheng
  • Norwegian: Dongcheng
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Dongcheng
  • Persian: ناحیه دونگچنگ، پکن
  • Pinyin: Dōngchéng Qū
  • Polish: Dongcheng
  • Russian: Дунчэн
  • Scots: Dongcheng Destrict, Beijing
  • Scots: Dongcheng Destrict
  • Spanish: Dongcheng
  • Swedish: Dongcheng
  • Turkish: Dongcheng
  • Ukrainian: Округ Дунчен
  • Urdu: ڈونگچینگ ضلع، بیجنگ
  • Vietnamese: Đông Thành, Bắc Kinh
  • Waray (Philippines): Distrito han Dongcheng
  • Welsh: Ardal Dongcheng
  • Wu Chinese: 东城区
  • Wu Chinese: 東城區
  • Yue Chinese: 東城
  • Yue Chinese: 東城區
  • Dongcheng, Beijing

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