Why was the great wall of china important?

Answer The Great Wall winds through 7,200 kilometers of China, and can even be seen from space if the light conditions are right. The Wall was made a UNESCO World Heritage site in 1987.Previous WallsThe p... Read More »

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Why is the Great Wall of China so important?

The Great Wall of China, conceived more than 2,000 years ago and spanning nearly 4,000 miles, is a major tourist attraction. People visit the Wall from all over the world to see what is considered ... Read More »

Was the Great Wall of China in China in the 1400s?

The Great Wall of China was in China in the 1400s, but it was not finished yet. Construction on the wall began during the Warring States Period, which was 476 BC to 221 BC, and was completed in th... Read More »

What is the age of the Great Wall of China?

The Great Wall of China is about 2,200 years old. Construction began in 221 B.C. and finished in 204 B.C. Many years later, other dynasties repaired and extended the wall. The wall was built to pro... Read More »

How big is the great wall of china?

The Great Wall of China is 1,500 miles long, running from the Yellow Sea to the Central Asian Desert in Northern China, although when all of its branches are included the total rises to 4,200 miles... Read More »