"GUANGZHOU" Asia Things to Do Tip by keeweechic

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Six Banyan Temple and Flowery Pagoda A renowned Buddhist cultural site. Built in 537, the temple enshrines three large Buddhist statues, the biggest copper Buddhist statues existing in Guangdong Province.

Dr. Sun Yatsen Memorial Hall - The Memorial is quite famous as being a structure built during the Chinese revolution in 1931. The memorial hall is built in memory of Sun Yat-sen who was the pioneer of China's bourgeois democratic revolution.

The Ancestral of the Chen Family - Around the end of the 19th century, the Chen family from the Guangdong Province at the raised money to fund the building of this grand temple. It was erected as a place of worship to the ancestors. This design is an excellent example of South China architecture.

Address: Guangzhou, China
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  • Updated Feb 24, 2010
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