Gate of the Golden Sun - Epcot, Disney World, FL
Posted by: Groundspeak Regular Member Rayman
N 28° 22.195 W 081° 32.810
17R E 446418 N 3138302
Quick Description: A beautiful Chinese gate marks the entrance to the Chinese pavilion at Epcot in Disney World.
Location: Florida, United States
Date Posted: 3/13/2008 8:49:47 PM
Waymark Code: WM3C8C
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1
Views: 83

Long Description:
The Gate of the Golden Sun, or Zhao Yang Men, marks the entrance to the China Pavilion at Epcot. It is modeled after the gate at the emperor's summer palace in Beijing. Passing through the gate takes you to an imperial prayer temple, where the emperor would go to pray for a good harvest. The attention to detail is spectacular, as are the rest of the buildings in the area.

Park admission is required to view this freestanding arch waymark.
Type: Gateway

Subtype: Other religious arch

Location: Epcot in Walt Disney World

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