The Longest City Wall in the World

The longest city wall in the world- the Ming Dynasty city wall was fully open to the public on August 8, 2014, some 22 of the remaining 25 kilometers of which was once inaccessible. Situated in Nanjing, the capital of the Jiangsu province, the city wall enjoys a history over 600 years.

China not only has the worlds longest fortification, the Great Wall with 21,196 kilometers, but the longest city wall, Nanjings Ming Dynasty city wall with originally 35 kilometers around.

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