Ruiguang Tower

Ruiguang tower was founded in 247 AD (Soochow Sun Quan Chi Wu decade). It originally had 13 stories. During the Song Dynasty Dazhong Xiangfu years (1008-1016) the tower underwent reconstruction and was changed to 7 stories with 8 sides. It has a height of about 43 meters.

Map showing location of Ruiguang Tower

Above: Location of Ruiguang Tower in Suzhou, Jiangsu, China