Technological advancements in China took place for a very long time and it can easily be represented through Beijing’s Ancient Observatory. A pre-telescopic observatory, the place was built in 1442. It was constructed during the Ming dynasty and expanded way beyond the years. It also happens to be one of the oldest observatories to ever exist in the whole world.
Location: 2 Dongbiaobei Hutong, Jian Wai Da Jie, Dongcheng, China
Timing: 9.00 am to 5 pm.
Entry Fee: 20 Yuan.