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Nanjing Botanical Garden Memorial Sun Yat-Sen, Nanjing
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Climbing up the slope of a hill and surrounded by a dense forest of pine and cypress trees, Nanjing Botanical Garden Memorial Sun Yat-Sen houses the final remains of the founding father of modern China. Sun Yat-Sen lead the 1911 revolution that ended the monarchy and initiated the republic. Enter his mausoleum through the marble memorial archway and follow a shaded passage, which leads to the triple arcade with three pairs of copper gates. The inscription over the gates, featuring four Chinese characters, reads “the world is a commonwealth.” Walk up the long, wide stairway, which leads up from a pavilion to a sacrificial hall housing a 4.6 m (13 ft) tall statue of a seated Sun Yat-Sen holding an open book. Use our Nanjing vacation generator to arrange your visit to Nanjing Botanical Garden Memorial Sun Yat-Sen and other attractions in Nanjing.
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  • Yat (Wen) that started the Xinhai revolution, the sight of the most secluded in the Nanjing China revolutionary leader to commemorate the feat to convey. Also a place for patriotic education in China.
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  • 从山脚穿越商店街能到嘈杂的广场,随后再穿过长长花园才到陵门和碑亭,开始爬坡穿过半路上拍照的人群最终能登顶抵达灵堂。蓝色瓦片青灰色墙,在国内几乎没有此色彩搭配。内部装潢沉稳肃穆又异常真材实料,没进过某伟人纪念堂不知相较之下如何。 
  • I thought that there should have been a lot more information at the Memorial than what there was. I really liked the view from up top outside of the memorial, but found the memorial itself to lack som...  more »
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  • 新园、老园分居植物园路两侧,春天菊花展,秋日桂花节,不甚美哉……新园内室内馆栽植了名目繁多的各类植物,适合小朋友赏玩长见识。踏青秋游好去处!
  • 第一次到南京。推荐必须到此一游。北门环山,居高临下,唯一如果再有活水环绕,风水宝地也。
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  • 办年卡玩过好几次,确实是科普好去处。
  • 花草树木都很美。