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UNESCO Sites in China

UNESCO Sites in China

Properties inscribed on the World Heritage List in China are 52, the first in the world in 2017.

Site names
1987 - Peking Man Site at Zhoukoudian
1987 - Mausoleum of the First Qin Emporer
1987 - Mogao Caves
1987 - Imperial Palaces of the Ming & Qing Dynasties
1987 - The Great Wall
1987 - Mount Taishan
1990 - Mount Huangshan
1992 - Wulingyuan Scenic and Historic Interest Area
1992 - Huanglong Scenic and Historic Interest Area
1992 - Jiuzhaigou Valley Scenic and Historic Interest Area
1994 - Historic Ensemble of the Potala Palace, Lhasa
1994 - Ancient Building Complex in the Wudang Mountains
1994 - Temple & Cemetery of Confucius & Kong Family Mansion in Qufu
1994 - Mountain Resort and its Outlying Temples, Chengde
1996 - Mount Emei Scenic Area, including Leshan Giant Buddha Scenic Area
1996 - Lushan National Park
1997 - Old Town of Lijiang
1997 - Classical Gardens of Suzhou
1997 - Ancient City of Ping Yao
1998 - Temple of Heaven: an Imperial Sacrificial Altar in Beijing
1998 - Summer Palace, an Imperial Garden in Beijing
1999 - Dazu Rock Carvings
1999 - Mount Wuyi
2000 - Ancient Villages in Southern Anhui - Xidi and Hongcun
2000 - Imperial Tombs of the Ming and Qing Dynasties
2000 - Longmen Grottoes
2000 - Mount Qingcheng and the Dujiangyan Irrigation System
2001 - Yungang Grottoes
2003 - Three parallel rivers of Yunnan protected areas
2004 - Capital Cities and Tombs of the Ancient Koguryo Kingdom
2005 - Historic Monuments of Macao
2006 - Yin Xu
2006 - Sichuan Giant Panda Sanctuaries
2007 - Kaiping Diaolou and Villages
2007 - South China Karst
2008 - Mount Sanqingshan National Park
2008 - Fujian Tulou
2009 - Mount Wutai
2010 - China Danxia
2010 - Historic Monuments of Dengfeng in the “Centre of Heaven and Earth”
2011 - West Lake Cultural Landscape of Hangzhou
2012 - Chengjiang Fossil Site
2012 - Site of Xanadu
2013 - Xinjiang Tianshan
2013 - Cultural Landscape of Honghe Hani Rice Terraces
2014 - Silk Roads: the Routes Network of Chang'an-Tianshan Corridor
2014 - The Grand Canal
2015 - China’s Tusi Heritage Sites
2016 - Hubei Shennongjia
2016 - Huashan Rock Art Site
2017 - Qinghai Hoh Xil

2017 - Kulangyu