The south of Yangzi River examination hall is located in the Nanjing lively Confucian temple area, builds in the Southern Song Dynasty yang or male principle four years, until now more than 800 years history, has preserved the best ancient times imperial civil service examination examination place for the present China. the south of Yangzi
River examination hall Qing Dynasty sets at the river Southern Ministries, is Confucian temple area one of three big historic building groups. Builds in the Southern Song Dynasty, is the county, the government office study test
place, to Tongzhinianjian, has constructed for the test uses “the sentry hut” 20644, including Si Kao the official, the duty department personnel's work lodging has not used the room. the end of the Qing waste imperial civil service examination was popular the school, the examination hall also along with it stall. in 1919 started to demolish the examination hall, besides Ming who left behind in the examination hall Yuan the building, the graduated arm warning hall and part of sentry huts takes the historical relics, opened completely in addition the part does, wards off for the market. present's south of Yangzi River examination hall, already far not initially great scale, only retained Ming Yuanlou, the examination hall stele carving and so on important heritage attraction, duplicate constructs when the test the examinee uses sentry hut 40, the ancient times examinee to use the writing-set, the oil lamp, food, as well as manufactures specially electro-dynamic modulation examinee statue. Present's examination hall exhibition hall front door, was initially examination hall center Ming Yuanlou, it was in examination hall four bartizans, this was situated in Qinhuai River bank young Lou, was to monitor the examinee to construct, and was provides the service center which for the examinee outside the examination paper helped. In the building has Ming and Qing Dynasties time stele carving 20. After the building to the tribunal, present is the examination hall culture main exhibition hall.
Jiangsu located at Yangtze River, the Huaihe River downstream, shore of Yellow Sea, the East China Sea, north meets Shandong, west continually Anhui, the southeast and Shanghai, Zhejiang border on, is the Yangtse Delta area important component, is situated between the east longitude 116°18 ' -121°57 ', north latitude 30°45 ' - 35°20 ' between. Acquires fame in the Qing Dynasty Jiangning government office and the Soviet state capital two government offices the first character. Is one of Chinese population density highest provinces, the total area 102,600 square kilometers, account for the national total area 1.11%, the continuous nearly 1000 kilometer coastlines are hugging the approximately 9,800,000 Chinese acre gold shallow seas and tidelands. Within the boundaries plain is vast, the land is fertile, the product is rich, the rivers and streams lake is densely covered, in five big fresh water lake's Tai Lake, Hongze Lake recline in this, in the history is known as “the land of plenty” fine reputation, Jiangsu's abbreviation “Soviet” the traditional character is this Italy originally. The Jiangsu history is glorious. Here is the Chinese Wu culture and the Chinese culture birthplace, as early as area Nanjing already was the humanity lives together the place hundreds of thousands of years ago. more than 6000 years ago, nearby nearby Nanjing and Tai Lake as well as Xuzhou and Hongze Lake already presented the primitive village, started the primitive farming production. more than 3000 years ago, Jiangsu bronzeware's smelting and forging, has achieved the very high technical level. 3- the 6th century, Nanjing became south China's economic civilization center. 7- after the 10th century, south the national economical center of gravity moves, has so-called “the world important matter, supinely in southeast” the view, Yangzhou becomes the national liveliest city. A.D. 14- after the mid-17th century, places such as Suzhou, Songjiang District and Nanjing, become the birthplace which our country capitalism germinates. The 19th century end, modern industries and so on silk reeling, spinning and weaving, bread flour, mining coal, in places such as Wuxi, Nantong, Suzhou, Changzhou, Xuzhou emerge one after another. Hereafter, Jiangsu's economy, the social development have been among the best in China.