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Dr. Sun Yat-sen's Memorial Hall

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Built after the death of Sun Yatsen in 1925, this memorial features a grand theater and lecture hall that can seat 5,000 people.
No.259 Dongfeng Middle Road, Yuexiu District, Guangzhou 510030, China
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Very nice place to visit in GZ. A big square and garden in front with beautiful flowers planted/decorated. The whole construnction is of Ling Nan characteristics. In the back it is Yue-Xiu Hill, another famous sceneric spot. Close and convenient.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank plau11
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This area is full of history. The building itself is the past Nationalist government headquarters when they were in Guangzhou. This park also include a statue of Dr. Sun Yat-sen. Worth visiting if you love history.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank 116harryw
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It is easy to get to Sun Yat Sen Memorial Hall as it is so close to a MRT station. Impressive grounds and well landscaped, a great photo stop with the building as a background. Having visited the memorial hall in Taipei, I find the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank michaelt238874Y
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

When in Guangzhou its a must vist t go to the Sun Yet-sen's memorial hall. Being one of the founding fathers of china as we know it today its very educational to experience this site. The building it self is not one of the wonders...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

There in an interesting history of this place. It documented the life of one of China’s hero, Dr Sun Yat Sun. This memorial was built soon after his death. It was designed by an US trained Chinese architect who died at an early age around...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Kai4848
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Good to spend and hour or two visiting this place which is dedicated to remember Dr Sun Yat Sen who had spend his life fighting freedom and democracy for people

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank TuangWX
Reviewed 10 December 2018

This memorial to the democratic leader of China is beautiful. We arrived there the day after his birthday, and there were still some flowers left under his statue. People in Guangzhou clearly appreciate his contributions in history. This memorial is a nice place to visit,...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank TravelerVG27
Reviewed 29 November 2018

the hall is similar with Taiwan one that is unusual design found in china.and the main hall is beautiful esp for the ceiling. and the garden also good for picturing. overall size is big & relaxing feeling. good for visit.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank iamface
Reviewed 23 November 2018

This building house later part of the history of China revolution and not only Dr Sun. Certain letters are touching. I am also impressed by the majestic red-colour hall and stage.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank WH_Liang
Reviewed 31 October 2018 via mobile

A short walk from Taipei 101, this is a must on your visit to Taipei. inside the building are some historical information rooms on Dr. Sun Yat-sen. the memorial is guarded by two soldiers, there is a rotation of the guard with a ceremony once...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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