About 5,000 cultural relics were unearthed in an archaeological excavation area of 116,000 square meters in Beijing last year

2022-05-10 0 By

China News Network Beijing On February 13 (reporter Liu Wenxi)Last year, new progress was made in Beijing’s archaeological work and the protection of large archaeological sites, with 120 archaeological excavation projects covering an area of 116,000 square meters and about 5,000 cultural relics unearthed.Four archaeological sites, zhoukoudian site, Liulihe Site, Dabaotai Han Tomb and Ming Ding Mausoleum, were selected as China’s “One hundred Archaeological discoveries”.A press conference on Beijing historical and cultural Protection was held at the 2022 Beijing Press Center on Feb. 13.Liu Hongchang, spokesman of the Beijing Municipal Bureau of Cultural Heritage, made the above statement.Liu hongchang said that last year, Beijing’s capital construction project archaeological achievements are remarkable, completed more than 402 survey projects;There were 254 archaeological exploration projects, covering an area of 18.59 million square meters.There were 120 archaeological excavation projects, covering an area of 116,000 square meters, and about 5,000 pieces (sets) of cultural relics were unearthed.Four archaeological sites, zhoukoudian site, Liulihe Site, Dabaotai Han Tomb and Ming Ding Mausoleum, were selected as China’s “One hundred Archaeological discoveries”.As a world-famous ancient capital, Beijing is rich in historical and cultural heritage resources.The city has 7 world cultural heritage sites, 3,840 immovable cultural relics, and 5.01 million movable cultural relics (sets) registered in the state.According to the plan, This year Beijing will promote a high standard of the central axis of the world Heritage protection three-year action plan.Liu Hongchang introduced that at present, the central axis of the world Heritage application has been completed around the bell and Drum Tower application type rent-out, the ground street environmental remediation, taimiao core area of non-cultural buildings demolition, Zhengyang Bridge town water beast excavation and other projects.The draft will be submitted to the World Heritage Center in advance for review.Hong-chang liu pointed out that this year’s central axis “heritage protection work is very critical for a year, Beijing will be based on the preliminary work, concentrated grinding” papers, strengthen and UNESCO’s world heritage center, the international council on monuments sites such as communication and coordination of international organization, the outbreak of research work under the condition of the normalized properties for innovation to promote central axis international influence,Finish all tasks with high quality.In recent years, Beijing has coordinated the protection, inheritance and utilization of cultural relics around “one axis, one city, two parks, three belts, one district and one center”, and polished the “golden card” of Beijing’s historical and cultural heritage.Among them, “one axis” refers to the central axis “heritage protection,” a city “refers to the city museum,” two parks “refers to the Great Wall, the grand canal national culture park (Beijing segment),” three zones “refers to the grand canal culture, the Great Wall culture, xishan yongding river culture,” area “refers to the use of cultural relics protection demonstration area,” one center “refers to the international cultural art trading center.