Beijing’s underground city


Constructed by Chairman Mao in 1969, a second underground Beijing, should a nuclear war kick off.  Luckily nobody pushed the button, and “second city” nowadays lies in ruins.

More pictures here.

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  • Guest

    How did you get in? The underground city is supposed to have been closed since 2008

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    I think Mao remains a controversial figure to this day, with a contentious legacy that is subject to continuing revision and fierce debate.