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Mao Zedong Statue

on the Tianfu Square, Qingyang District, Chengdu 610015, China
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on the Tianfu Square, Qingyang District, Chengdu 610015, China
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Reviewed December 15, 2016

The only other Mao Statue of this size is in Xinjiang's Kashgar. Set right in the middle of Chengdu, this monument may be among the last remnants of a period when Mao was essentially worshipped with near divine status...until his physician wrote a tell all...More

Thank Ron1460
Reviewed December 12, 2016

Interesting to walk around the statue and take photos with Mao front and back. As it is located at Tianfu Square train station ((Subway Line 1 and 2), we included some shopping at Tianfu Square and a visit to the Library.

Thank TerriK861
Reviewed November 14, 2016

The statue stands above Tianfu Square (just above Tianfu Square Train station) A great spot for some beautiful grand shots of the city.

Thank Jazzydevil
Reviewed November 13, 2016

If you haven't seen a Mao statue before, it will be fun to take a picture. However, if you've been anywhere else in China, you've likely become pretty familiar with Mao. You'll likely see this anyway since it's in Tianfu Square.

Thank Lbrown799
Reviewed November 1, 2016

Had read about this in the guide books , so decided to walk back to the hotel via Tian fu square to see it .Slightly disappointing , thought it would be more imposing . The square its self was lively a nice green space in...More

Thank lmripley20
Reviewed October 31, 2016

Hello Globetrotters, The Tianfu Square in Chengdu itself is a must see attraction with its huge green open space and the CBD buildings aiming for the sky. But if you like water fountains, it is right there and what a good size it is. It...More

Thank rudi t
Reviewed October 25, 2016 via mobile

We were out just walking round Chengdu and we stumbled across this statue of Mao. Don't get me wrong, it's a very impressive statue and to have your picture with it is a must...but at the end of the day, it is just a statue.

Thank TommySangers
Reviewed October 17, 2016

Mao statue is overlooking the Tianfu square and looks quite good. Seems to be well protected by police (present around in large number).

Thank marcin w
Reviewed October 12, 2016

This is the statue of Chairman Mao that you will find in almost every city in China. His everlooming presence is found here in front of the Science Museum in Chengdu, at a very busy intersection in the heart of the city.

Thank geotech522
Reviewed October 11, 2016

The surrounding is interesting to visit. There are sculptures showcasing the history of Sichuan region. The layout of the square is similar to People's Square in Shanghai.

Thank Gabinwong
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