Buildings in Taiping Historical Blocks were built in 3 stages of before 1915, between 1915 and 1925 and between 1925 and 1940. They are mostly Baroques style and some are already 100 years old. Each building is of two stories and at the façade of 2nd floor, the wall are decorated with delicate sculpture, including design of dragon and phoenix. Some of the buildings even bear the name of residents. Other than representing their origins, it also have the sense of showing off the families.
In order to cope with the inauguration of rebuilding of Circle, the old buildings were refurbished and the road was paved with styled floor tile to make the Old Blocks an outdoor attraction for tourist combining commerce, tourism, leisure activities.
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