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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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"mao's mausoleum"
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"revolution"
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Reviewed 22 February 2018

A 38m high monument in the middle of Tiananmen Square to record events from the first Opium War in 1839 through to the Chinese Civil War of 1949

Thank Max P
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Reviewed 21 September 2017

This very imposing obelisk in the middle of Tiananmen Square was built between 1952 & 1958 to commemorate those who died struggling for Communism.

Thank Rick M
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Reviewed 29 August 2017

This is a monument that commemorates those who fought for chinese communist party. Chinese communist party underwent hardships with japanese and former goverment now resides in taiwan. It is in the tiananmen square.

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Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

Ok but a little boring. Not much to see. Wouldn't go out of way to see it but if passing then a good place to go. Had a guide to explain.

Thank 555niab
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Reviewed 9 August 2017

Huge monument in Tiananmen Square, magnificently crafted. It is a huge obelisk erected to heroes who dies for China in the 19th and 20th centuries and is given pride of place in the square near Mao's mausoleum. It is impossible to miss if you are...More

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Reviewed 21 June 2017 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
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Reviewed 3 June 2017

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
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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.

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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
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