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Dr. Sun Yatsen's Memorial Hall


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Situated on the southern slope of the Yuexiu Mountain, Dr. Sun Yatsen's Memorial Hall was designed by the famous Chinese architect, Mr. lv Yanzhi and completed in 1931, sponsored by the citizens of Guangzhou and overseas Chinese in commemoration of Sun Yatsen, who is a great pioneer of the Chinese Democratic Revolution in China.

Dr. Sun Yatsen's Memorial Hall is built in a grand and typical Chinese architectural style with the shape of octagonal palace. The Memorial Hall together with courtyard covers 62000 square meters, while the main building covers 6600 square meters. The hall is 49 meters high, 71 meters wide, so it can hold 5000 people inside.

In the front of the memorial hall, a bronze statue of Dr. Sun with 5.5 meters high was erected. The statue shows the posture when Dr. Sun is having a speech in Zhongshan university. The oldest ceiba in Guangzhou city grows in this hall. Like an old man, this tree witnessed the changes of this city. In addition, you can see the biggest Michelia alba DC. Dr. Sun Yatsen's Memorial Hall will present the great achievements of this great man in Chinese history for you.

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