Beijing Ancient Observatory was built
in the Ming Zhengtong seven years (1442 AD), is one of the world's
oldest observatory, Ming and Qing dynasties Royal Observatory, the
East-West exchanges witnessed history astronomy.
Beijing Ancient Observatory building (including
the body and the ancillary buildings) full and complete instrument
in the international long-standing prestigious stage display magnificent,
beautifully forceful, exquisitely carved Qing Dynasty of eight of
ancient astronomical instruments, the audience elegant, quaint,
charming scenery ancillary buildings today as a historical treasures,
some of the heads of government of the country as well as government
half day tour to world famous scientists and astronomers have
come here to see this combination of five thousand years of Chinese
civilization astronomical palace.
Qing Dynasty, eight copper instrument manufacturing
in addition to traditional characteristics in terms of styling,
floral, craft, in terms of scale, swim table structure directly
reflects the other Western European Renaissance large astronomical
instruments to the telescope invention before after progress and
achievements, the giant the astronomical copper instrument so ancient
complete in the world is unique.