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Dr. Sun Yat-sen's Memorial Hall

No.259 Dongfeng Middle Road, Yuexiu District, Guangzhou 510030, China
020-83567966
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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.
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  • Average27%
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No.259 Dongfeng Middle Road, Yuexiu District, Guangzhou 510030, China
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020-83567966
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I was originally expecting to spend maybe 20 minutes enjoying this building, but instead spent 2 hours. The building itself is not just a feast for the eyes, but contains a detailed series of informative historical panels that lead you all the way up and...More

Thank Ethan S
Reviewed 3 July 2017 via mobile

...inside and out. From the pleasant park surrounding it, the building is pretty striking and inside there is a huge auditorium, as well as tonnes of info about the revolutionary himself.

Thank TheOExpress
Reviewed 6 June 2017

Nice place, nice park, a bit difficult to get there (it is encircled by roads), free entrance to the park

Thank Jos K
Reviewed 5 May 2017 via mobile

It's a bit hard in Ghangzhou to find accessible and informative sites about history and culture for English speakers. This site was a great find for us. It sits in a beautiful garden and has a strong attachment to the history of Ghangzhou. Entry is...More

Thank LuckyTravelerRonaldo
Reviewed 4 May 2017

We were here after the Canton Fair to take in the sights and this building was recommended given the nice exterior and design commemorating Sun Yat Sen (Father of Modern China). The exhibit itself, which is a 10RMB ticket isn't very nice with minimal information...More

Thank Benson C
Reviewed 30 April 2017

Visited this sight when the museum that I wanted to go to was close. Did not expect much - but was pleasantly surprised by the nice grounds and the building. Waited for the busloads of school students to leave around five before venturing into, but...More

Thank ECWorld
Reviewed 7 April 2017

This building is beautiful and it is free to walk around the outside. Come here for a quick picture and leave. Inside there is little worth seeing, don't waste your time. It is next to People's Park and next to a metro stop and other...More

Thank Calvin C
Reviewed 19 March 2017

When visiting this site, you should have a guide because it will be difficult to understand the full significance of it without one. The inside of the building is impressive to see because of the gigantic theater. It is also interesting to see the exhibits...More

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Reviewed 5 March 2017

The building is impressive by any standards and, in fact combines the best of western building methods and Chinese design. When you are inside it is hard to remember that it will seat 5,000 people, such is the perfection of the proportions. From memory it...More

Thank Melbournerebel
Reviewed 8 February 2017

This is a beautiful, tranquil garden-park, the main feature of which is the 3,240 seat octagon-shaped memorial hall/auditorium. It was constructed between 1929 and 1931 in memory of Dr. Sun Yat-sen, noted for being a great forerunner of the Chinese revolution. This essential concert hall...More

Thank KodoDrummer
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