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Dr. Sun Yat-sen's Memorial Hall: Tours & Tickets

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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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No.259 Dongfeng Middle Road, Yuexiu District, Guangzhou 510030, China
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Although not as grand as the Nanjing Mausoleum, this is still a beautiful structure. Dr. Sun is the founding father of modern China, which People’s Republic of China has done a great job to preserve his importance and significance to the next generation of Chinese...More

Date of experience: November 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I visited this together with 2 colleagues who told me about the history behind it. Very well maintained; beautiful building. Worth a visit!

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Philip P
Reviewed 7 October 2019 via mobile

This memorial hall must have been quite a stand out when it was first built Now, it is still an impressive building. Interesting to walk around. It's outside corridor has information about Sun Yat-sen, how he came to power, and about the architect amd the...More

Date of experience: October 2019
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Reviewed 4 September 2019

I would recommend to visit the monument together with Sun Yat Sen Monument and the Guangzhou Museum as they are within walking distance of each other, The monument is housed in a soothing park & we can see GZ view from the park. The second...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank WSY11
Reviewed 12 July 2019 via mobile

I thought it was an old office building but was actually at heather and still using it for concerts. Very unique building and keep the original material. Also there was an one of the oldest magnolia trees in Guangzhou there a outside of the building.

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank HappyDragon0201
Reviewed 11 June 2019

The Sun Yat-sen Memorial Hall is a spectacularly appointed concert hall/opera house in the midst of an elegantly maintained European style garden. The exteriors and parkland scenes are excellent, and inside one can read through (in English as well as Chinese!) a detailed historical timeline...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Jeffrey R
Reviewed 21 May 2019 via mobile

Visited this memorial hall during our visit recently to Guangzhou. Beautiful grounds and a wonderful building. Take the time and visit. An interesting history lesson a small entrance fee is required.

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed 12 May 2019

This place is a symbol of Guangzhou. It is the proud synthesis of classical Chinese architecture and European garden. While the main building is reminiscent of the Heavenly Temple in Beijing, the large yard in front of the Sun Yat-sen statue is comparable to gardens...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank Leonhkny
Reviewed 26 April 2019 via mobile

Although I give some lectures at Sun Yat-sen University and have heard a lot about this great politician and educated medical doctor, I found it very enlightening to tour the memorial hall honouring him. He struggled through much adversity for the benefit of the Cantonese...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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Reviewed 18 January 2019 via mobile

I must admit: prior to coming to this memorial, I did not know much about who Sun Yat-sen was and the imprint he had left on China and the world beyond. I learned a lot by walking through the halls, reading up on his history...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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