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Reviewed 6 October 2018

I like the sculpture and it is a nice place to start your walk along the coas. The square is easy to reach by metro.

Thank Calvin C
Reviewed 5 October 2018 via mobile

Located near the sea and it has a spectacular view at night. Can’t miss it! It could be very crowded at times though. Conveniently located.

Thank neocamui
Reviewed 5 October 2018 via mobile

May 4th square is on metro line 3. The statue itself isn’t amazing and just very typical of Chinese squares but it’s right by the harbour and Olympic torch. The harbour is a really nice walk and has a market (though everyone is selling the...More

Thank jilly_bean_1981
Reviewed 4 October 2018 via mobile

Nothing special, clean and crowded when I went during the October holiday. A monument to celebrate the young people's, certainly looks modern. But nothing much going on there other than the required photo/selfie, with the red structure in the background. A case of seen it,...More

Thank Jon1873
Reviewed 26 September 2018

This is a must-see attraction on any Qingdao visit, and a beautiful piece of art with deep historical significance. The park itself is nice, but nothing special. The Ocean Walk is a pleasant place to look out on the Olympic Sailing Center, but features an...More

Thank markquixotic
Reviewed 25 September 2018 via mobile

Perhaps the Chinese forget the reason this monument is here , perhaps they remember but the government is making sure you don’t remember, but this monument stands for the students and people to refuse given away their land to the Japanese’s and were willing to...More

Thank Chris V
Reviewed 16 September 2018

It's easily accessible by subway and bus. Do arrive before 9pm, as they switch off the lights promptly. Bring a tripod. Row of shops on the eastern side of this sell identical stuff.

Thank Michael_Chick
Reviewed 10 September 2018

Is a "must" if you visit Qingdao. May Fourth Square, is a large square, close to the quay where you can enjoy a nice walk and you can find lot of places for to take a coffee or to enjoy some meal. Also the view...More

Thank ArgirioJason
Reviewed 9 September 2018

You can take the subway here and walk around the square. In the evening lots and lots of people wait for the city to light up and the monument as well. In September the lights came on at 7:30 pm and then go off around...More

Thank chaknee
Reviewed 29 August 2018

Most people come to Qingdao because of Qingdao beer, but there are some fun sights and May Fourth Square is one of them. This is a great spot to interact with the locals or just to people watch. Awesome vibe at night, as well!

Thank Joe R
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