The lines are long, the atmosphere hushed and reverent at the Mao Mausoleum. It’s too bad taking pictures isn’t allowed, as the sight of Chairman Mao’s perfectly preserved body in his crystal coffin evokes the strongest of reactions from locals and tourists alike.
How to get there
By subway: Qian Men Station
Tue-Sun 8-11:30am, Tue, Thurs 2-4pm