Hu Qing Yu Tang in Hangzhou is one of the two best-known traditional pharmacies in China.
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Hu Qing Yu Tang in Hangzhou is one of the two best-known traditional pharmacies in China. Founded in 1874 the pharmacy’s design, falling from the Qing Dynasty (1636-1912), from above actually resembles a crane which aptly in Chinese culture, is a symbol of longevity.
Hu Qing Yu Tang not only serves as a pharmacy but it is also a fully functioning clinic with a restaurant and museum. So if you want to learn all about China’s ancient medicine, while at the same time witnessing the process in which it is made and delivered then a visit to Hu Qing Yu Tang’s tasteful establishment will keep you going for years.