"Chairman's Mao Zedong " Chairman Mao Memorial Hall - Mao's Mausoleum Tip by keeweechic

 
 

Chairman's Mao Zedong Picture on Tiananmen Gate - The Chairmans waxy remains lie under crystal in a nearby mausoleum. Mao's colossal portrait is the dominating feature.

The place above his receding hairline is where he declared the People's Republic on 1 October 1949. You can stand on the historic spot and relive the moment, for a fee of course.

Address: Chang`an Jie, Beijing

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  • Updated Aug 26, 2003
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