Shanghai People's Heroes Monument, Shanghai

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The Monument to the People's Heroes 上海市人民英雄纪念塔 is a concrete structure in Shanghai, China. The structure is located at the north end of the Bund, at the confluence of the Suzhou Creek and the Huangpu River, within the grounds of the Huangpu Park.The structure was built by the Shanghai municipal government in the 1993 to commemorate revolutionary martyrs, as well as those who have lost their lives fighting natural disasters.The structure stands tall, and is built in the stylised shape of three rifles leaning against each other. The Monument is surrounded by a paved space used by locals for morning exercises.
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  • Interesting monument and nod to the country's socialist struggle. The hero's monument is imposing and striking, standing at the north end of the Bund. But it is easily overshadowed by the mind-blowing...  more »
  • The monument is facing the Pearl building, across the River at the place which the photos of Pudong. Worth spending to meet those who love story
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  • If you are just looking at the monument, I would say that there is nothing awe-inspiring about it at all. Most people come see the river, and this monument is just another one of China's many many man...  more »

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