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The Former Site of Whampoa Military Academy

Changzhou Island, Huangpu District, Guangzhou 510715, China
+86 20 8220 1082
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Changzhou Island, Huangpu District, Guangzhou 510715, China
+86 20 8220 1082
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Reviewed 17 January 2017

You can take a bus and ferry at the jetty (nearest Wanshengwei train station line 8 &4 ) if you are coming from,the train and try to avoid weekends as it is crowded with domestic tourists. Can be a nice walk around if you have...More

Thank Melliz
Reviewed 16 January 2017

Has a museum aspect to it but really requires a guide or Chinese speaker/translator to get a lot out of it. Confusing layout. Has several vendors of cheap souvenirs on site. Very small military museum attached.

Thank JSD47630
Reviewed 22 November 2016

In recently a group of friends and I visited The their weight.this Site of focused he Academy, TV series and movies in China we can see The place, often a part of China history is related to this place. I think this place is relatively...More

Thank zichang k
Reviewed 11 October 2016

This is not an elaborate site but well-kept and will be interesting to all who have some knowledge of modern Chinese history (i.e. past century).

Thank KH_n_JH
Reviewed 21 September 2016

Note - Huangpu in Chinese, Whampoa in English. Went there by taxi from GZ as it is rather off th beaten track. It's a couple of kilomtres past the 1911 Revolution Museum. Fare was 80 Yuan but we got the taxi drive to wait in...More

2  Thank Douglas M
Reviewed 20 June 2016

The Academy boasts an impressive listing of 20th Century Chinese leaders, both Republican and Communist. The history of this place is a quick study in the similarities of both as well as the future differences. A visit is recommended for history enthusiasts as others will...More

1  Thank requedieu
Reviewed 22 May 2016

The tourist bus dropped us off at the gate. We still had to walk a few minutes to the site. It brought us back in time. Everything there was so simple and plain, even the Premier and Principal’s office. The difference was that their room...More

Thank faithandhope2live
Reviewed 9 December 2015

I'm a big fan of Republic of China. As I'm reading Chiang Kaishek's biography, it's very impressive to go to one of the most important places he used to work. The museum has exhibitions about how influential the academy was to China during the republic...More

1  Thank CaiBingbing
Reviewed 5 October 2015 via mobile

As people have mentioned before, this place was a joint effort by, both the nationalist and communist to train. Although they did go their own ways, in the end. The exhibition of pictures, and training rooms, barracks with English descriptions, were a great help to...More

Thank Paul C
Reviewed 24 September 2015

Good site if you are interested in modern Chinese history, and most of all, it is open to public free.

1  Thank Davin C
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