March 18, 2023
The wooden model of guqin (a seven-stringed instrument) unearthed in Turpan's Astana Cemetery is a perfect representation of what guqins looked like in the Tang Dynasty (618-907).
March 11, 2023
In 1959, a brocade robe with four Chinese characters — "Wan Shi Ru Yi", meaning "wishing you every success" — was unearthed from the Niya ruins in Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region.
February 26, 2023
A hand-copied book of Romance of the Western Chamber, written by Yuan Dynasty (1271-1368) playwright Wang Shifu, was unearthed in the Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region.
July 15, 2021
BEIJING -- There are 133 key cultural heritage sites under state protection in Northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region, according to a white paper issued by the State Council Information Office Wednesday.
January 28, 2021
A documentary about the history of China's Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region was aired on Jan 25.
January 8, 2021
Xinjiang has seen 15 more items listed into this year's national intangible cultural heritage representatives, of which six were enrolled for the first time on the list, the regional cultural and tourism authority said.
December 13, 2019
A group of ancient brick-chambered tombs built on a ramp was recently unearthed in the Tianshan Mountains in the eastern part of Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region.
November 25, 2019
Kucha county, called Qiuci in ancient times, was one of the 36 states in the Western Region.