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Martyrs Mausoleum

Ar Zar Street | North of Shwe Dagon Paya, Yangon (Rangoon), Myanmar
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Better to visit Aung San Museum to understand his role

For Myanmar people who already know the story, this may be a place to contemplate, but there is... read more

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Yangon (Rangoon), Myanmar
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If you need the full stop... [or exclamation mark !] to conclude your history excursion of Myanmar... read more

Reviewed 20 February 2017
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Ar Zar Street | North of Shwe Dagon Paya, Yangon (Rangoon), Myanmar
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Reviewed yesterday

For Myanmar people who already know the story, this may be a place to contemplate, but there is little help given to those who dont know that history.

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Reviewed 20 February 2017

If you need the full stop... [or exclamation mark !] to conclude your history excursion of Myanmar then this serene park is the place to spend a while. It's a bit tricky to find as very few locals visit this place and even fewer tourists...More

Thank krobar-oz
Reviewed 5 February 2017

Martyrs Mausoleum is a place, where Myanmar national heroes were buried, General Aung San was one of them, who is the father of Aung San Suu Kyi. We heard a brief history of killing of these great heroes from our tour guide, so we could...More

Thank zamanwho
Reviewed 17 December 2016

If you like the idea of getting lost in a fog of incense, then this is a must visit for you. Otherwise, it is an interesting and historically significant attraction. Walk in with your shoes in a bag though, as otherwise, if you leave them...More

Thank FyingKiwi
Reviewed 4 November 2016

It is located near Northern Stairway of Shwedagon Pagoda. The 9 Martyrs (General Aung San and his ministers ) had tried to get the independence from Japan. They all was killed by terrorism on 19th july when they hold meeting at the Secretariat Building. You...More

Thank Arrietty_lone
Reviewed 15 September 2016

This is a place where Myanmar national heroes were buried, General Aung San (a father of Aung San Suu Kyi) is one of them

Thank Wanna M
Reviewed 26 August 2016

Near the northern entrance of Shwedagon Pagoda, Red painted Mausoleum says what kind of Men they are, for their country.

2  Thank Zayar19
Reviewed 23 May 2016

. . . then make a visit. I strongly urge you to read a brief history about the place, the memorialised names and their significance to Myanmar-Burma. Otherwise, the importance of this place remains merely a cursory footnote in a traveller's notepad. Do remain respectful...More

1  Thank requedieu
Reviewed 4 February 2016

The whole monument looks like a half pipe painted red. Their is nothing at the monument explaining the immense history surrounding this monument. So, if you don't know it is hard to appreciate this place. for what it is

Thank SandieLS
Reviewed 12 January 2016

A memorial mausoleum dedicated to General Aung San and the six cabinet ministers who were assassinated with him in 1947. The site also contains the tombs of Queen Suphayalat, wife of Burma's last King, nationalist and writer Thakin Kodaw Hmaing, former UN Secretary General U...More

1  Thank nellielim
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