Xi'an goose tower (Xi'an Big Wild Goose Pagoda): the goose tower also names the Cien Temple tower, located at Chinese Shanxi Province Xi'an Nanjiao Cien Temple. Because is situated west Cien Temple in the courtyard, west goose tower original name Cien Temple the courtyard buddhist monk (buddhist monk is tower meaning). Is Chinese the Tang Dynasty Buddhism chitectural art masterpiece. the goose tower will build in a.D. 652 years (Tang Gaozong forever emblem three years). Master Xuan Zang to consecrate the image of Buddha which, the Buddhist relics and the Sanskrit classics brings back from India, builds up a five brick tower in Cien Temple's west yard around a pagoda. Day Chang An year reconstructs in military the . Afterward passed through repairs and maintains many times. The goose tower in the Tang Dynasty is the famous tourist attraction, thus leaves leeway the massive writer elegant gentleman's prefatory remarks, is only bright, the Qing Dynasty time autograph tablet to have 200 . the goose tower is the pavilion type brick tower, the tower passes the height 64.5 meters, the tower body is seven, the tower body assumes the square shape cone, by imitates the wood construction to form the standard width, decreases progressively in proportion from bottom to top, in the tower has the wooden ladder to be possible the plate to ascend on. Each level's four sides has an arch entry respectively, may lean against a railing looks out into the distance. The entire construction breadth of spirit is great, modelling succinct steady, proportion coordinated moderate, style dignified plain, is the preserved quite complete pavilion type tower. In the tower is loaded with the staircase, ascends a height to get a broad view for the human, may overlook the Xi'an old city. the goose tower is Xi'an's landmark and the famous historical site, is the old city Xi'an's symbol. Therefore, the Xi'an city symbol central draws up is this famous ancient tower.
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.