Category:Ming Palace, Nanjing

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  • Built by the first Ming ruler Hongwu Emperor, between 1367 and 1392. From the mid-1600s on it was gradually demolished by the Qing Dynasty, with stone and carvings recycled for projects in Beijing. The 1840s Taiping Revolutionaries reduced it to foundations
  • Present day site includes a commemorative park with palace complex remnants, 19th—20th century buildings, and several museums.


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