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Shanghai People's Heroes Monument

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You have a great view from here

This place is lovely and the view is amazing. It's the best place to take selfies and photos of the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Montreal, Canada
Imposing monument

This monument sits at the northern end of the Bund and is meant to remember those who fought for... read more

Reviewed February 7, 2019
Chris F
Ipswich, Australia
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Zhongshan East 1st Road, Huangpu District, Shanghai 200002, China
Puxi (Downtown Shanghai)
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place is lovely and the view is amazing. It's the best place to take selfies and photos of the skyscrapers. In my opinion this is the best spot to see the magnificent skyline of shanghai. You can start the walking along the bund from...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Reviewed July 3, 2019 via mobile

It is a pleasant stroll to walk around this monument. Walk around the top, which has great views of Lujiazui, as well as down the ramp. Take care to have a good look at all the murals - there are plenty of stories there. It...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed February 7, 2019

This monument sits at the northern end of the Bund and is meant to remember those who fought for the communist revolution. At the base there is a sunken section with good sandstone carvings depicting the struggles to establish the communist government.It is a pleasant...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Chris F
Reviewed October 20, 2018

This 79-foot-high obelisk commemorates those who helped to free China from foreign occupation and those who died fighting natural disasters. The stylized hunk of concrete went up in 1993 and represents three rifles leaning against each other. I found the nearby panorama of Pudong across...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Rumples
Reviewed September 28, 2018

Shanghai People's Heroes Monument - Loved this awesome monument dedicated to the heroes of the movement.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank emmagta
Reviewed August 8, 2018 via mobile

The Communist government of China thought it was a good idea to put up a large obelisk monument to honor their revolution at the far end of the Bund. It’s nice to see at night as you need to traverse most of the Bund to...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank stuartled
Reviewed August 7, 2018

The monument, a simple concrete structure rising some 80 feet, stands at the north end of the riverside Bund. Built 25 years ago, the tribute to heroes is in the shape of three rifles leaning against each other, meeting at the top. At night, the...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank njcavalier
Reviewed June 12, 2018

The monument itself is a rather simple structure, but if you take the ramp down, you will see a wall of carvings outlining the history of this area. Then, if you walk into the entrance directly below the structure, you will see an underground area...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank StanleyandMarie
Reviewed May 19, 2018

This large concrete monument is located in the Bund on the bank of the Huangpu River. It is quite simple, but impressive and is dedicated to the revolutionary heroes. At night, the structure is quite stunning as it is lit up and can be easily...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank silverbrook
Reviewed May 17, 2018

Located on river bund this is a local monument . In the night there is light. Not very attractive monument.

Date of experience: May 2018
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