How to visit Wuhou Shrine Chengdu

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Wuhou Shrine Chengdu was first built in memory of Zhuge Liang (181 – 234), the prime minister of Shu ( 221 – 263 ) of the Three Kingdoms ( 220 – 280). Zhuge Liang was a famous statesman, military strategist. He was also given the title of Marquis Wuxiang in his lifetime. “Wuhou” literally means “Wuxiang Marquis”.
 
Now Wuhou Shrine is more than a shine. Instead, it has become a museum, the largest museum in China displaying the relics and introducing the history about the Three Kingdom.
 
Wuhou Shrine has incorporated the Liu Bei’s Tomb and Liu Bei Temple into one huge museum. In addition, Wuhou Shrine also inludes the Sanyi Temple and 50 statues of the heros in Shu Kingdom.
 
Liu Bei (161 – 223) founded the Shu Kingdom ( 221 – 263 ) and ascended the throne. He died of illness in Fengjie Chongqing. he lost the war with Three Kingdom Wu. 
  
Added to Wuhou Shrine Musuem is the famed traditional bazaar street Jinli. Jinli Street abuts Wuhou Shrine to the east.  
Panorama of Wuhou Shrine at Chengdu.
 Panorama of Wuhou Shrine at Chengdu.
 
 
Liubei Tomb

Liu Bei’ Temple

Zhuge Liang’s Temple

Zhuge Liang’s Temple

 

The 50 statues of the here

 Sanyi Temple

 

Sanyi Temple

  

 

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