Shenyang Imperial Palace
The Shenyang Imperial Palace is the only existing royal palace in China outside of Beijing's Forbidden City. The main structure was built in 1625, when Nurhachi, the founding emperor of the Qing Dynasty (1644-1911), was in power. It was finished in 1636 by his son Huang Taiji. Displays include paintings, calligraphy, pottery, sculptures and lacquer ware.
Fuling Tomb (East Tomb)
Fuling Tomb is the mausoleum of emperor Nurhachi (1559-1626) and his empress. It is a well-preserved tomb complex of the Qing Dynasty and a listed UNESCO World Heritage Site, which covers an area of 194,800 square meters (about 48 acres).
Zhaoling Tomb (North Tomb)
Zhaoling Tomb, in Beiling Park, is the mausoleum of emperor Huang Taiji and his empress Bo'erjijite. As the tomb lies to the north of Shenyang, it is usually called Beiling (North Tomb). Its total area is 4.5 million square meters (1,112 acres).
Huang Taiji was the eighth son of Nurhachi, a great leader who established the Later Jin State and laid the foundation of the Qing Dynasty.
Former Residence of General Chang Hsueh-liang
General Chang Hsueh-liang was the son of Fengxi warlord Chang Tso-lin. His former residence was built in 1914 and covers an area of 3.6 hectares. The complex has four courtyards, which combine traditional Chinese, European and Japanese architectural styles.
Shenyang New World Department Store
Shenyang New World Department Store sells high-end international brands.
Taiyuan Street Wanda Plaza
Taiyuan Street Wanda Plaza features shopping, dining and entertainment options. The mall houses Wanda International Film City.
Zhongxing - Shenyang Commercial Building
Visitors will find international fashion brands, gold jewellery, cosmetics, watches, shoes, hats, sporting goods and household items. On the seventh and eighth floors, there are leisure, dining and entertainment facilities, including cinemas, restaurants, beauty salons and a fitness centre with a swimming pool.
Joy City Shopping Centre
Joy City is a "one-stop" centre for shopping, dining and entertainment. The Xingmei theatre can accommodate 1,400 people and is a large and luxurious shopping centre. Joy City also has a comprehensive bookstore and an indoor ice skating rink.
Liaoning Industrial Exhibition Centre
Liaoning Industrial Exhibition Centre is in the Nan Hu science and technology development zone, south of Shenyang. It is an ideal place for domestic and international enterprises to showcase new technology and products.
Wuai Market is a large commodities wholesale centre in northern China, covering an area of 150,000 square metres. Visitors will find clothing, textiles, home appliances, gifts, cosmetics and food products.
Sanhao Street – Shenyang's "Silicon Valley"
Sanhao Street is known as Shenyang's Silicon Valley” and is one of only five markets of its kind in China. It is made up of more than 1,000 departments, which develop software and audiovisual products. The area has become a collecting and distributing centre for IT products throughout China.