Beijing Postcards Talk: Looking for the Master Plan | The Hutong
When and Where
1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
How did Beijing become the city it is today? “Looking For the Master Plan” is a crash course in Beijing’s urban development.
Why was the capital originally placed on the Huabei plain? And where the bloody hell is the first ring road? “Looking For the Master Plan” is a crash course in Beijing’s urban development. Through this talk you will get a clear understanding of how Beijing became the city it is today. Using Beijing Postcard’s own collection of original maps of Beijing, they have created a very visual presentation of the development of the Northern capital, from a maze of hutong alleyways to a megacity with over 20 million inhabitants.
Join us for another fascinating discussion with our friends from BJ Postcards …
- Date: Sunday, March 29th
- Time: 1:30-3:30 pm
- Cost: RMB 100 (50 RMB for members), includes a soft drink or local beer and local snacks.