On September 17, Dunhuang travels far away: The Dunhuang Special Exhibition of the Forbidden City opens in the Palace Museum.

According to reports, this exhibition is divided into three units: "The Silk Road, the World", "The World of Vientiane," and "Protection and Inheritance". A total of 188 cultural relics from the Gansu section of the Silk Road and the Palace Museum are on display.

The exhibits also include 35 copies of Dunhuang murals, 6 reproductions of colored sculptures, more than 70 copies of high-fidelity digital murals, and more than 20 auxiliary exhibits such as imitation canopies and pagodas.

  It is worth mentioning that in the temporary exhibition hall under the West Horse Road, Wumen, three replica caves of Dunhuang Mogao Grottoes 285, 220 and 320 are also exhibited at the same time.

Let the audience experience the unique charm of Dunhuang Grottoes and the Forbidden City up close.

  The exhibition will last until November 18, 2021.

(Reporter Liu Chao produced Sui Zhiyuan)

Editor in charge: [Ji Xiang]