Guzhen County (simplified Chinese: 固镇县; traditional Chinese: 固鎮縣; pinyin: Gùzhèn Xiàn) is a county in the north of Anhui Province, China. It is under the administration of Bengbu city.

Guzhen

固镇县

Kuchen
CountryPeople's Republic of China
ProvinceAnhui
Prefecture-level cityBengbu
Time zoneUTC+8 (China Standard)
Website固镇县人民政府

Towns and TownshipsEdit

Towns

Townships

HistoryEdit

  • A 4500 year old city in what is called as the Nanchengzi Ruins is found in this county.
  • At the end of the Qin Dynasty (202 BC), the battle of Chu and Han happened in Guzhen,leaving the "besieged on all sides", "Farewell My Concubine" and other stories.
  • During Taihe Period, the Northern Wei Dynasty, establish a town called Guyang, then evolve Guzhen County.
  • October 31, 1964, each part of Xuxian, Lingbi, Huaiyuan, Wuhe formed the Administrative Region Establishment of Guzhen County. July 1, 1965, Guzhen county was under the administration of Xuxian area; 1983 is Bengbu City.

Place of interestEdit

  • Gaixia ruins (the provincial cultural relics protection units)
  • Yangcheng Valley site
  • Ancient battlefield site

Coordinates: 33°14′37″N 117°22′11″E / 33.24361°N 117.36972°E / 33.24361; 117.36972