Dongzhimen District

Dongzhimen was a gate in the old Beijing city fortifications. It is now a commercial center and transportation node in . Dongzhimen District has about 40,000 residents. Dongzhimen District is situated northeast of .

Notable Places in the Area

Metro station
Dongzhi Men Station is an interchange station for Line 2, Line 13 and the Capital Airport Express of the Beijing Subway. Photo: N509FZ, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Bus station
Photo: N509FZ, CC BY-SA 4.0.

The Workers' Stadium, often called Gongti or Gong Ti, was a multi-purpose stadium in the of north-eastern , China. Photo: chumsdock cheng, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Photo: N509FZ, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Localities in the Area

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

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

is an area of the , containing many bars, restaurants, and stores.

Dongzhimen District

39.9387° or 39° 56' 19.2" north
116.4281° or 116° 25' 41.1" east
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Also Known As

  • Chinese: 东直门
  • Chinese: 東直門
  • Egyptian Spoken Arabic: دونجيمين
  • English: Dongzhimen
  • French: Dongzhimen
  • Indonesian: Dongzhimen
  • Japanese: 東直門
  • Korean: 동직문
  • Korean: 둥지먼
  • Norwegian: Dongzhimen
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Dongzhimen
  • Swedish: Dongzhimen
  • Urdu: دونگژیمین

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