Church of Our Lady of Lourdes
The Roman Catholic Church of Our Lady of Lourdes , built by the French in 1892, is on the eastern end of the thoroughfare.
Shāmiàn Traditional Chinese Medical Centre
Shamian Traditional Chinese Medical Centre, at the western end of the island, offers body massage for ¥268 an hour. Consultation of a...
The ‘Red Mansion’ (c 1907), once known as ‘Shāmiàn’s grandest mansion’, fuses features of British colonial architecture such as...
This Tex Mex place is popular with expats seeking comfort food. It’s located in a park on Shāmiàn.
Shāmiàn Island information
To the southwest of the Guǎngzhōu is the dappled oasis of Shāmiàn Island. It was acquired as a foreign concession in 1859 after the two Opium Wars. Shamian Dajie, the main boulevard, is a gentle stretch of gardens dotted by old houses, cafes and galleries. The Church of Our Lady of Lourdes, built by the French in 1892, is on the eastern end.