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Xi'an Incident Memorial Hall

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Address: No.69 Jianguo Road, Beilin District, Xi'an 710001, China
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+86 29 8741 8247
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09:00 - 17:00
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Sun - Sat 09:00 - 17:00

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Worthy as much as - if not more- the terracotta

You may (have) come to Xi'An for the terracotta warriors - but this, historically, is absolutely (more) worthy if History means to you - witness a critical piece of chinese XXe... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Kaja S
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

You may (have) come to Xi'An for the terracotta warriors - but this, historically, is absolutely (more) worthy if History means to you - witness a critical piece of chinese XXe century history - the Xi'An incident. Count an hour or so to visit the memorial built on the former residence of army members. Written explanations on the many photos... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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Reviewed 19 February 2017

Very sad place, I would not go again and I would not recommend people to go out of their way to see this if they are emotion over war and death

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Shanghai, China
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Reviewed 16 November 2016

As a descendant of the General that captured Chiang Kai Shek, it was an unreal moment to visit the museum and find our grandfather's picture on the walls. Our grandfather, General Bai Feng Xiang, was later killed during the Sino-Japan war so his descendants never really knew him. The story was never truly investigated thoroughly of his involvement with the... More 

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Reviewed 21 December 2015

a must-go place to learn Xi'an and China history. there are some original things very well preserve inside. a recommended place to visit.

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Sydney, Australia
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Reviewed 14 November 2015

General Chang Kai-shek, who was the recognized ruler of China by the world leaders at the dawn of World War II, was literally captured by two of his own betraying generals for the benefit of the Communists on December 12, 1936 while he was on an inspection tour to Xian. To get himself freed, Chang had to use the influence... More 

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Qingdao, China
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Reviewed 9 October 2015

This outdoor exhibit was interesting for anyone interested in Chinese history. It is the place where mutinous Nationalist soldiers captured Chiang Kai Shek resulting in the communists living to take over and turn China into a tyrranical government ten years later. Can see the original bullet hole, and climb the rocks to Chiang Kai Sheks hiding place. This is worth... More 

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