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The Meridian Gate, The Forbidden City. Credit: Courtesy of Lion Television
The Meridian Gate, The Forbidden City. Credit: Courtesy of Lion Television

Secrets of the Forbidden City

For nearly 500 years, Beijing's complex of palaces and temples was the power center of imperial China. Explore this ancient architectural masterpiece, long hidden from western eyes, as experts use ancient craft secrets to restore its fading grandeur.

Rating: 
TVG
Length: 
56 minutes
Closed Caption: 
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