National Centre for the Performing Arts

The National Centre for the Performing Arts, and colloquially described as The Giant Egg, is an arts centre containing an opera house in , People's Republic of China.

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The , located at the centre of , was the imperial palace of China for five centuries, until the early 20th century. Photo: Daniel Case, CC BY-SA 3.0.

City gate
Qianmen is the colloquial name for , a gate in 's historic city wall. is situated 1 km southeast of National Centre for the Performing Arts. Photo: Eunice winG from Malaysia, CC BY 2.0.

Metro station
Station is a station on Line 1 of the Beijing Subway. is situated 330 metres northeast of National Centre for the Performing Arts. Photo: N509FZ, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Tourist attraction
The , or Taimiao of , is a historic site in the Imperial City, just… is situated 1¼ km northeast of National Centre for the Performing Arts. Photo: Gene Zhang, CC BY 2.0.

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is 's capital, and its second largest city after , with a population of more than 20 million. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

District is a former district of , located relatively southeast to the city center, and was situated between and Qianmen. Photo: Wikimedia, CC0.

District is a district of . District spans 32 square kilometres, making it the largest portion of the old city, and has 706,691 inhabitants. Photo: Daniel Case, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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