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Jinzhou

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'''Jinzhou''' (锦州; Jǐnzhōu) is a city in [[Liaoning]] Province.
==Understand==
 
An industrial city on the western shores of Liaoning Gulf, Jinzhou is visited mainly for its storehouse of Jurassic period fossils.
==Get in==
Take either the three-hour express train from Beijing or the six-hour regular train. A car drive is also six hours from [[Beijing]] via the eastbound Jingshen Expressway. From [[Shenyang]], a bus ride takes three hours via the westbound Jingshen Expressway.
==Get around==
==See==
* <see name="Wenya Museum" alt="文雅博物馆; Wényǎbówùguǎn" address="" directions="" phone="" email="" fax="" url="" hours="" price="">Set up by the amateur collector Du Wenya, this museum houses an impressive collection of fossils found in the local region, some fossils having been found nowhere else.</see>
* '''Wenya Museum''' set up by the amateur collector Du Wenya, this museum houses an impressive collection of fossils found in the local region, some fossils having been found nowhere else * '''Bijiashan''' (Penholder Mountain) connects to the mainland via an isthmus at low tide*<see name="Guta ParkBijia Mountain" alt="笔架山; Bǐjiàshān" address="" directions="30 min S of Jinzhou" phone="" urlemail="" hoursfax="" priceurl="" lathours="" longprice="">A quiet park in Connects to the south eastern part mainland via an isthmus at low tide and is more of a big hill than a mountain. There are numerous small Buddha temples on the city featuring hill and vendors selling various souvenirs and snacks. Is well worth the "Guangji Pagoda"trip. The 72 metre tower is If you have the time, take a beautiful Liao style pagodaboat out to the hill, with thirteen levels in an octagonal shapewalk around for several hours visiting the temples, and then walk on the land bridge back to shore when low tide comes. </see>
*<see name="Guta Park" alt="古塔公园; Gǔtǎgōngyuán" address="" directions="" phone="" url="" hours="" price="" lat="" long="">A quiet park in the south eastern part of the city featuring the Guangji Pagoda. The 72 m (236 ft) tower is a beautiful Liao style pagoda, with thirteen levels in an octagonal shape.</see>
==Do==
==Get out==
Just over 100 km from Jinzhou lies another city known for its fossil discoveries, [[Chaoyang]]. Shenyang, the provincial capital, is 225 km away, while further to the south, [[Dalian]] rests 380km from Jinzhou.
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