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Monument of the People's Heroes

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On Tian'anmen square, Dongcheng District, Beijing 100060, China
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We really enjoyed our visit here. The crowds were manageable too. There's lots to see in Tiananmen square so that helps spread out the hordes I guess :) I think the best time to go to maximize taking the best photos and really soaking in...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 29 September 2018

Large monument located at Tiananmen Square. Gated off so were not able to go up close to it. Not really necessary as it is very large. Worth walking past to see it.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 23 May 2018 via mobile

This obelisk was built in the years 1952-1958 after the people’s republic of China was established in 1949 , in commemoration of the heroes of the nation that gave there lives in 19 and 20 century. 38 meters high with writings on it from the...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 5 May 2018

Monument of the People's Heroes is big statue of people that were heroes for the Chinese . The statue is very impressive.

Date of experience: March 2018
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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

Date of experience: March 2017
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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.

Date of experience: October 2016
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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.

Date of experience: July 2017
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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.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank 555niab
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

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Bozeman-Dublin
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

Date of experience: June 2017
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