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This complex of religious buildings southeast of the Forbidden City received emperors of the Ming and Qing dynasties for annual harvest ceremonies. The site is imbued with symbolism and meaning; circles (representing Heaven) and squares (representing Earth) are recurring motifs. To make the most out of your trip, head to Hongqiao Pearl Market afterwards for some bargain shopping.

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Temple of Heaven

This complex of religious buildings southeast of the Forbidden City received emperors of the Ming and Qing dynasties for annual harvest ceremonies. The site is imbued with symbolism and meaning; circles (representing Heaven) and squares (representing Earth) are recurring motifs. To make the most out of your trip, head to Hongqiao Pearl Market afterwards for some bargain shopping.