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The Chairman Mao Memorial Hall


Address:South side of Monument of People's Hero, Dongcheng District
Tel:010-6513 2277
Traffic:Taking the bus No. 17,22,826 or the Subway Line2 and off at QIANMEN

The Chairman Mao Memorial Hall covers a land of 57,000 square meters and a building area of 28,000 square meters. The main hall is square, 44 Fujian yellow granite posts outside and two-layer glass flying eaves on the roof, railings with Fangshan white marble and green decoration around. Its base is all built by date red granite and between steps in the south and the north are built two falling belt stones, with various carvings such as sunflowers, ever green trees, calyx canthus and pines. Nowadays, the Memorial Hall has become the important site to recall the revolutionary achievements of the old generation proletarian revolutionist s and essential base of the education of revolutionary tradition, patriotism and socialist towards the general public especially for the youth.