"Tianjin Wei, Sanzongbao, Drum Tower, Fort, Bell Tower". Drum Tower is located in the center of Tianjin Old City. It was built in 1493, in the Tongzhi Period of Qing Dynasty. It is a three-story building. On the second floor, there is an iron bell that weighs over three hundred pounds and is kenned as the "king of the clock" in Tianjin. Today, the Drum Tower was reconstructed in 2000. The main building of the incipient Drum Tower is a steel-concrete structure and a brick-city wooden building. It is a Ming-Qing architectural style. Upstairs there are brackets and cornices, green glass coupons, white marble railings, ridges and beasts. With the circumventing commercial street, a comely landscape is composed.