The Forbidden City is one of the Wonders in Civ VI

Forbidden City is a Wonder in Civ 6.


The Forbidden City, in Beijing, China, was the Chinese imperial palace from the Ming dynasty to the end of the Qing dynasty

Wonder Bonus[edit]

  • +1 Wildcard policy slot
  • +5 Culture

Unlock Requirements[edit]

  • Printing (Technology)

Strategy Guide/Tips[edit]

  • Base Cost to build the Forbidden City is 920 Production.
  • The Forbidden City has to be built on flat land adjacent to the City Center.




  • “The whole palace complex is built along a central axis, the axis of the world, everything in the four directions suspend from this central point represented by these palaces.“ -Jeffrey Riegel