Sun Yat-sen Memorial

The Sun Yat-sen Memorial in photo

Presentation of the Sun Yat-sen Memorial

Sun Yat-sen (1866-1925) was a Chinese revolutionary, founder and first president of the Republic of China, he was also a doctor. The construction of this memorial begins a few years after his death and is completed in 1931. It is located south of Yuexiu Park and is the largest memorial built in honor of Sun Yat-sen.There is a 5-meter bronze statue representing Sun Yat-sen. This statue is supported by a white marble pedestal.The main building of this memorial is an old octagonal house. Inside, many photos and writings evoking the work of Sun Yat-sen. Many photos and writings are also kept in the exhibition hall located north west of this main building.Centennial trees are also to be discovered in this memorial.

Useful information

Metro line 2, to Memorial HallEntrance fee 

  • 10 ¥ for adult
  • 5 ¥ for children between 1.2 and 1.5 meters

Schedulefrom 8:00 to 18:00

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