Longhua Revolutionary Martyr's Cemetary

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2887 Longhua Xi Lu
From 1928-37 the Kuomingtang used Longhua Revolutionary Martyrs’ Cemetery as a prison and execution area for Chinese communists. The communists used it as a prison too before it was repurposed as the Martyr’s Cemetery in 1995. In addition to memorial monuments, preserved prison cells and a museum (open 9am-3.30pm, Tues-Sun, 5RMB), the cemetery houses a room full of locked boxes, not unlike a swimming pool changing room, where the ashes of elite cadres are kept.


Venue name: Longhua Revolutionary Martyr's Cemetary
Contact:
Metro: Longcao Lu
English address: 2887 Longhua Xi Lu Tianyaoqiao Lu Xuhui district
Chinese address: 徐汇区龙华西路2887号, 近天钥桥路