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Monument of the People's Heroes

On Tian'anmen square, Dongcheng District, Beijing 100060, China
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On Tian'anmen square, Dongcheng District, Beijing 100060, China
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Wow! The artist wonderfully captured the energy of the revolution. Here is the spirit of a people who are filled with determination to overcome. It is egalitarian with men and women represented. It is often difficult to capture emotion in stone but this artist succeeds....More

Thank Raymon N
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

To many, it is just a monument to remember some event. But before reaching here, it would be great to understand the history of the place to be able to appreciate the erection. Around it is the Mausoleum of Mao Zedong, and of course the...More

Thank Lawrence9999
Reviewed 11 May 2017

These are wonderful monuments at the back of Tian'anmen Square. These are both very detailed and a sight to behold. Definitely worth a look while in Tian'anmen Square

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Reviewed 27 April 2017

I found this monument fairly interesting. It sort of reminded me of the thing that you would expect to see in a communist country and it certainly has the name to match. Took a few selfies and moved on.

1  Thank County-Hunter
Reviewed 18 April 2017

At the rear of Tianamen square you will find the two memorial statues both are absolutely stunning and incredibly well detailed - definitely worth checking them out...

Thank DAVID H
Reviewed 16 April 2017

As one walks through Tiananmen Square, it's pretty impossible to miss this monument. For one thing, apart from the various buildings that surround the square, it's the only monument there. Secondly, in true socialist-style architecture, it's built on a grand scale, taking up a floor...More

Thank ianwyj
Reviewed 10 April 2017

This sculpture is really lovely and is not dissimilar to the one on the Waterfront in Lisbon and has been produced for much the same reasons. IF you go anywhere near Tiananmen Square make sure you look out for it, just in front of Mao's...More

Thank HantsSuperGran
Reviewed 28 March 2017

This is a massive monument in the centre of Tiananmen Square. At 38 metres high, it stands out in the flat square surrounding it. The monument is dedicated to the people who lost their lives during the Chinese revolution. A bit of hassle getting to...More

Thank nellielim
Reviewed 7 February 2017

This huge monument, located in the center of Tiananmen square, is not always accessible. If you manage to get close to it, try to look at the details, as it's quite elaborated.

Thank TheShis
Reviewed 21 July 2016

It’s a national monument dedicated to the martyrs of revolutionary struggle of China during the 19th and 20th centuries. It is located right in middle of Tiananmen Square. It’s got a lot of importance to the Chinese people. One won’t be able to miss it...More

Thank Mayank A
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