The first year of Emperor Xian Feng(1851), whose brother got the title of Prince Gong in 1851.
Later the palace was bestowed on Prince Gong.It is the best preserved Prince palaces in Beijing.In front of the Prince Gong?s Mansion. It was the residence of He Shen. He was the Prime Minister and the Minister of Defence in the years of Qianlong, the most prosperous stage of Qing Dynasty. In1850s, the mansion was bestowed on Prince Gong.