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Stilwell Museum/Former Residence of General Stilwell (Shidiwei Jiangjun Jiuju)

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This museum was basically a house at one time. General Stilwell was commander of US Forces in China during WW II. It was kind of interesting but our visit was spoiled by the heat. This building has no air conditioning and all the windows were...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 26 October 2018

I stopped here on my way to a Yangtze River cruise during a recent visit to the area. The museum is small and sparsely appointed with a lot of photos. The history around Stillwell's time in China is very interesting and you can learn about...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 27 September 2018

This home, high on the hill, was the home of General Stilwell during World War II. It is slated to his relationship with the communists but still interesting. The views of the city are amazing.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 7 September 2018 via mobile

Visited the Stollwell museum today with friends. It was his residence during World War II. It is small but well worth the visit if you know history.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 18 July 2018

The Stilwell museum, which was the former home General Joseph Stilwell who was the commander of the US forces in China. His home had memorabilia from his service in China, that included furniture, maps, many photos and historical information. It wasn’t very large or extensive,...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Art K
Reviewed 15 July 2018 via mobile

I went with a bunch of American history teachers, none of us were too impressed, although the Chinese perspective on WWII ("Anti-Fascist War") was interesting. The old residence didn't have air conditioning, so it was too stuffy for us to enjoy. The exhibit on the...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 12 July 2018 via mobile

This is a fabulous place. I had no idea of Chongqing’s place in WW2 history until I went to the Three Gorges Museum Problem is 3 Gorges Anti-Japan exhibit is in Chinese. Not so at the Stilwell Museum. Extensive photos and historical information. Loved the...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 6 July 2018

This museum documents an important period of China’s history with Chongqing as the wartime capital and headquarters of the Nationalists. General Stilwell played a pivitol role on behalf of the USA government keeping both the Nationalists and Communists supplied to fight the Japanese. Chongqing was...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 29 June 2018

If you are a war history buff this is okay. Basically its an old residence with some nice furniture and a lot of historical photographs on the walls of all the people he met. We didnt find it particularly interesting as it really was not...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank LyleChristine
Reviewed 9 May 2018

Go if you are a history buff or like me read Stilwell's biography. Everything has been clean and re-furbished. However, there is no mention if all the furniture is original or not. The historical photo's are fantastic though and so are the photos of visiting...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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