Xi'an bell tower: constructed in the Mingtaizu Zhu Yuanzhang Hongwu 17 years (in 1384), located at the Xi'an town center city in the East, West, South and North four avenue's intersection points, was our country ancient times leaves behind in the numerous bell towers the construction to be biggest, preserved most complete one. the bell tower constructs Yu Fangxing above the base, is the post and panel structure, the heavy building three eaves, four jiao accumulate the going against form, the overall height 36 meters, the base height 8.6 meters, each length of side 35.5 meters, the area the approximately 1377.4 square meters, in have staircase to be possible to circle on. the cover has the bottle green glazed tile on the eave, in the building gilds the colored drawing on pottery, picture vulture Liang, the crown has the fine gold gold imperial grave mound, resplendent in gold and jade green. Radiates east, south, west, north four avenues take it as the center and separately with bright city east the wall, south, west, north four docking.
Xi'an, ancient said that “Chang An”, is world famous world one of four big civilized ancient capitals, comes first in of Chinese ancient capital, is in the Chinese history the founding a capital time is longest, the founding a capital dynasty to be most, the influence biggest capital city, is Chinese nation's cradle, the Chinese civilization birthplace, Chinese culture representative. Xi'an, unique ancient and modern fusion perfect city. Now Xi'an is the People's Republic of China Shanxi Province's provincial capital, Chinese one of seven wide range key cities, Asian knowledge technological innovation center, new Europe and Asia continental bridge China section with Huanghe River valley biggest key city, Chinese big airplane's manufacture base, Chinese mid-west area most greatly most important scientific research, higher education, defense-related science and technology industry and high technology and new technology Industrial base.