Geographic location:Beichuan County, Mianyang City, Sichuan Province
Famous scenery:”5·12″ Earthquake Memorial Hall, Beichuan Yi Folk Museum
Opening hours: 09:00-16:30
Mianyang Beichuan Yucheng Tourist Area is located in Beichuan Yi Autonomous County in the northwest of Sichuan Basin. It consists of Beichuan Earthquake Relics Area, Beichuan New County City, Beichuan Earthquake Memorial Hall, Beichuan Yi Folk Museum, Gina Village, and West Visitor Center.
The tourist area is the sixth national and 5A-level tourist scenic spot in Mianyang City. It is located in the Beichuan Yi Autonomous County of Mianyang City. It consists of three parts: the earthquake memorial, the Daai culture viewing area and the Yu culture experience area. The area is 6.01 square kilometers.
Beichuan is the only Yi Autonomous County in the country. For thousands of years, the ancient Yi nationality and 17 ethnic groups including Han, Tibetan and Hui have prospered in the land of Beichuan, forming a simple and heavy folk culture.
Beichuan is the hometown of Datun. 4000 years ago, the ancient heroes of water control and the ancestors of the humanities came out from the caves and created a new era for the Chinese nation! Beichuan is a city of great love.
The “5·12” mega-earthquake, from all sides of the boundless love, swayed the true feelings of the world to the extreme. Phoenix Nirvana, aiming to be born again, the beautiful new county has been built, all of which has made Beichuan an eternal life, adding an infinite charm to the Beichuan Yucheng tourist area.
Mianyang Beichuan Yucheng Tourist Area is located in Beichuan Yi Autonomous County of Mianyang City (latitude: 104.45, latitude: 31.82) with a total area of 6.01 square kilometers. It is composed of Beichuan Earthquake Relics, Beichuan New County, Beichuan Earthquake Memorial Hall, Beichuan Yi Folk Museum. It is composed of attractions such as Gina Village and West Visitor Center.
Beichuan Yucheng Tourist Area is an open scenic spot, which combines commemoration of commemoration, gratitude and love, enthusiasm and ecological leisure. It retains the memory of the “5·12” earthquake and inherits the long history of human history and splendor. The national culture, recorded the great spirit of earthquake relief and the culture of the great love of the Xinjiang, can review the sufferings of the same boat, witness the new appearance of Beichuan, the unique charm of the culture, and appreciate the beautiful scenery.
The Beichuan Yucheng Tourist Area in Mianyang City has the largest and most comprehensive memorial to the “5·12” earthquake. The Beichuan Yi Folk Museum is the only folk museum in the country that comprehensively displays the history and culture of the Yi nationality. It is the Beichuan branch of the Chinese Folk Museum and is also China. The largest folk museum of the Yi nationality is known as the “First Pavilion of the Chinese Yi People”; the commercial street of Banacha is a characteristic pedestrian street integrating commercial, catering, leisure and entertainment, and tourism reception; Gina Village is a tourist experience place for the Yi culture. It is also the most complete preserved village of the traditional culture of the Yi people.
Beichuan Old County Earthquake Site
Beichuan has a long history and is the birthplace of the ancient heroes of water control. It is called “the hometown of the gods” and was officially established in the Northern Zhou Dynasty Emperor Wudi (566). In 1952, Beichuan County Town moved from Zhicheng Town (now Yuli Township) to Qushan Town, 60 kilometers away from Mianyang City, 160 kilometers away from Chengdu, and built-up area of 0.9 square kilometers, divided into new and old urban areas. Before the earthquake, the resident population and floating population of the county were more than 30,000. The 8.0-magnitude earthquake that struck at 14:28 on May 12, 2008, the Beichuan County was devastated and instantly turned into ruins. More than 80% of the houses in the old city collapsed or were buried by the mountains. More than 70% of the new urban areas collapsed. All become dangerous buildings. In particular, the mountain surrounding the county town collapsed due to the earthquake and destroyed a large number of buildings, causing heavy casualties.
In accordance with the spirit of the instructions of the former Premier Wen Jiabao of the State Council, we took a series of protective measures against the old county town of Beichuan after the earthquake, and started construction of the earthquake memorial hall at Renjiaping, making it the world’s first to preserve the original earthquake and flood disasters, witnessing and demonstrating. A social, cultural, scientific, and natural heritage protection platform that integrates functions such as commemoration, warning, science, and scientific research.
5.12 Wenchuan Earthquake Memorial Hall
The 5.12 Wenchuan Earthquake Memorial Hall is located in Renjiaping, adjacent to the earthquake site of Beichuan Old County. It covers an area of 142,300 square meters and has a construction area of 14,28 square meters. The theme building is called “Cracks”, which means that the moment of the disaster is lightning-fastened between the earth. It is an important part of the reconstruction of “one museum, three places” for the post-disaster spiritual homes in Sichuan Province. The “three bases and one window” of the 5.12 Wenchuan earthquake disaster area identified by the Central Propaganda Department, the national patriotism education base, and the national red classic tourist scenic spot.
The 5.12 Wenchuan Earthquake Science and Technology Experience Hall covers an area of 3,550 square meters, with a building area of 30,620 square meters and an exhibition area of 1,530 square meters. It complements the 5.12 Wenchuan Earthquake Memorial Hall and focuses on popularizing earthquake knowledge and experience. The great disaster brought about by the earthquake shows the theme of “feeling earthquakes, spreading knowledge, and caring for life”. The whole hall is divided into six parts: space-time tunnel, disaster scene, declassified earthquake, crossing fault zone, pre-earthquake defense, emergency and rescue. It fully utilizes immersive scene, LED video, interactive projection, white film projection, U-shaped cinema and 4D. Modern and up-to-date technology, such as dynamic cinema, highlights the ornamental, participatory and interactive nature of the exhibition, allowing visitors to be immersed, empathetic, and knowledgeable. The entire exhibition will bring you a new feeling.
The 5.12 Wenchuan Earthquake Memorial Hall and the Earthquake Science Experience Hall have functions such as “commemoration, display, education, publicity and scientific research”, and will eventually build a world-class earthquake disaster research base and a world-class earthquake science education base.
Banacha Specialty Commercial Street
Beichuan New County City Barnacha Characteristic Commercial Street is an important tourism service project aided by Shandong Province. It has a construction area of 75,000 square meters and a total investment of 250 million yuan. It can provide more than 4,000 jobs.
Beichuan New County City was the only redevelopment of the county town after the earthquake. After two years of hard work by the Shandong aid builders and the Beichuan people, a new city rose. Xinbeichuan integrates nationality and modernity, classical and fashionable in one city, and has become a symbol of urban construction engineering, a symbol of earthquake-resistant spirit, and a symbol of cultural heritage. It has become a model for demonstrating the quality and speed of post-disaster reconstruction. At the same time, the rain-fighting bridges, characteristic commercial streets, and hurricane residential buildings have become a beautiful landscape that attracts tourists from home and abroad.
Yi Folk Museum
The Beichuan Yi Folk Museum is located on the central axis of Beichuan New County, covering an area of 13,000 square meters and a building area of 8002 square meters. The pavilion is built by the Macao Foundation with an investment of 100 million Australian dollars (equivalent to RMB 85.88 million). It is designed and constructed according to the national secondary museum standards, with distinctive national characteristics and unique style. The exhibition in the museum combines the physical form with the restoration of large-scale scenes, and uses modern technology such as sound, light and electricity to fully display the characteristics of different eras, regions and folk customs, and highlights the characteristics of the folk culture of the Yi people. The museum is a comprehensive service platform integrating collection, protection, display and research. It is an important window for inheriting and promoting ancient folk culture. In October 2009, the Beichuan Yi Folk Museum signed an agreement with the Chinese National Museum to become the Beichuan Branch of the Chinese National Museum.
The village of Gina is a village inhabited by Yi people in the area of the two villages of the two villages in the two villages of the Miner Town, Bachuan Town, Beichuan County. The left side of the stockade is Huajiaping, the right side is Houpi Mountain, and the back is Zhakou Temple. In Gina Village, there is a strong Yi people’s feelings, you can watch the magical architecture, enjoy the folk customs, taste the special food, wine and wine.
Xunlong Mountain is located in the west of Yongchang Town with a total area of 3.14 square kilometers. It features karst landforms and conglomerate clusters and a national geological park. The Wolong Cave in the scenic area is about 7 kilometers deep and has a space of 300,000 cubic meters. There is a dark river in the cave. There are stone buds, stalagmites, falling water caves and small ground seams outside the cave. The natural landscape is peculiar. Longyin Town in the scenic area is the largest film and television shooting base in the Southwest. The scenic area can accommodate more than 800 people for dining, showering hot springs and meetings.
West Agricultural Tourism Park
The West Agricultural Tourism Park is located in the southeast of Xinxian City. It is a key project for the construction of Beichuan Agriculture in Shandong. It is built by Shouguang Vegetable Industry Group Co., Ltd. The business scope includes demonstration demonstrations of modern agriculture, research and development of alpine agriculture, trading of high-altitude agricultural products, intensive processing, logistics and warehousing, agricultural science and technology training, mountain ecological agriculture and leisure sightseeing, and green ecological catering and entertainment. There are two exhibition halls in the park. The exotic flowers, high-quality fruits and high-yield vegetables are very eye-opening.
Plane: Chengdu Shuangliu Airport: Take the bus to Chengdu Zhaojue Temple Bus Station, take the passenger car from Chengdu Zhaojue Temple Bus Station to Mianyang Bus Terminal every 15 minutes; then transfer to Mianyang Bus Terminal to Beichuan passenger car, every 10 One minute;
Mianyang Nanjiao Airport: Take the bus to Mianyang Bus Terminal, and then change to the passenger vehicle of Mianyang Bus Terminal to Beichuan, every 10 minutes;
Train: After getting off at Mianyang Railway Station, cross the street to reach Mianyang Bus Terminal, take the passenger car from Mianyang Bus Terminal to Beichuan, every 10 minutes;
Car: Passenger vehicles from Mianyang Bus Terminal to Beichuan, every 10 minutes;
Chengdu, Deyang direction: Chengmian Expressway or Chengmian Expressway Double Line – Mianyang South (Mujia) Toll Station – Liaoning Avenue – Visitor Center;
Chongqing, Nanchong direction: Mianyu Expressway – Mianyang Xinqiao Toll Station – Jiuzhou Avenue – Mianan North Expressway – Liaoning Avenue – Visitor Center;
Xi’an, Guangyuan direction: Mianguang Expressway – Mianyang Toll Station – Mianan North Expressway – Liaoning Avenue – Visitor Center.