Peasant Movement Institute
Memorial Garden to the Martyrs
East of the Institute on Zhongshan Sanlu, the garden commemorates those killed on 13 December 1927 under the orders of Chiang Kaishek....
Xīnhài Revolution Museum
The 18,000-sq-metre museum has some 7,000 well-curated but propaganda-ish exhibits on the revolution, famous Cantonese revolutionaries,...
Memorial Hall of the Lǐngnán School of Painting
This small but excellent museum on the leafy campus of the Guǎngzhōu Academy of Fine Arts (广州美术学院; Guǎngzhōu Měishù Xuéyuàn) pays...
As its name suggests, this place is just grand: plush leather seating, floor-to-ceiling glass and trippy LED lights. Music ranges from...
Táng Lì Yuán
This garden-restaurant, known for its roast pigeon (金牌乳鸽; jīnpái rǔgē ), is located inside Lìwān Lake Park (荔湾湖公园; Lìwān Hú Gōngyuán). A...
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Peasant Movement Institute information
The institute was established in 1924 by the Chinese Communist Party at the site of a former Confucian temple. Mao Zedong and Zhou Enlai both taught here, before the school closed in 1926. You can see Mao Zedong's re-created personal quarters and even his bed.