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Address: No.173 Renming Road, Yuzhong District, Chongqing 400015, China
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Beautiful Historic Architectural Building

While maybe not everyone's interest, the People's Assembly Hall is a famous historical landmark for local Chongqing residents. The interior under the great dome is completely open... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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Markham, Canada
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Markham, Canada
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53 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

While maybe not everyone's interest, the People's Assembly Hall is a famous historical landmark for local Chongqing residents. The interior under the great dome is completely open space where the seating and stage is located. Pillars around the outside hold the extire complex up and looking up at the dome is an inspiring sight to view from the inside.

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81 reviews
30 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 April 2017

This is huge theatre for hug population in China. Wish to have a change to watch a play or movies in interesting layout. It is kind of Giant Cinema.

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Thank NickHtun
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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242 reviews
183 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 April 2017

The Chongqing Peoples Assembly Hall seams to have many, albeit similar, names which is a little confusing, these also include Chongqing peoples Hall amongst others. The building was completed in 1955 and features both Ming and Qing dynasty architectural designs. It is situated on Renmin Road in the Yuzhong district of downtown Chongqing and is located on the eastern side... More 

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Thank MartinBaxter58
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10 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 March 2017

It has a great view of the people's square. Great for people who loves Chinese History. Coming here once is enough.

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Thank Jerry T
Chongqing, China
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14 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017

An impressive building and the landmark of Chongqing in many respects. Excellent for external photos but not much inside.

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Thank David B
London, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 3 February 2017

With a stunning outside this place is a must see in Chongqing. Cheap entry ticket inside was a little disappointing to see the massive theatre inside; thr architecture outside is not repeated within.

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Thank Graham K
Hallandale Beach, Florida
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361 reviews
232 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 171 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 January 2017

Both the interior and the exterior are a sight to behold and knowing this was built shortly after the Communist takeover of China, when China was in relative disarray, the accomplishment of building something so magnificent is all the more remarkable.

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Thank philipmillermd
Beijing, China
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48 reviews
27 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 October 2016

Based on other reviews, I didn't pay the 10 RMB to go inside, but the exterior of this building and the surrounding area make a lovely place to have a stroll and as a backdrop for photos. If I had come here only to see this, it would be rated much lower, but as an adjunct to the Three Gorges... More 

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Thank Skipper S
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265 reviews
153 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

It was a lovely surprise to visit this place on our way to our Yangtze River cruise. It was part of our itinerary in Chongqing . The buildings are typical of old Chinese architecture which is very charming and unique. Loved it a definite must when in town.

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Thank Roses_travelgram2016
Hong Kong, China
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69 reviews
20 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 June 2016 via mobile

Just a big building in traditional (or retro) style. Nothing to see inside really. Just seats, and more seats.

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