Laocheng District

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Country People's Republic of China
Province Henan
Prefecture-level city Luoyang
 • Total 56.7 km2 (21.9 sq mi)
Time zone UTC+8 (China Standard)

Laocheng (Chinese: 老城; pinyin: Lǎochéng; literally: 'old city') is a district of Luoyang in Henan, China.

Laocheng District's history could be retrospect to BC 1042 the Xizhou Dynasty. Lao in Chinese means "old", and cheng means "city, downtown", so Laocheng''s original meaning is "old downtown". Laocheng is a historical district and a cultural and business center.[1]


  1. ^老城区

Coordinates: 34°42′39″N 112°29′48″E / 34.71083°N 112.49667°E / 34.71083; 112.49667

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