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Despite his wish to be cremated, after his death Mao Zedong’s body was embalmed and placed on display in a large Mausoleum just south of Tiananmen Square. His body is now on public display and visited by countless numbers of tourists and local Chinese every year. History The Mausoleum is one of the very few
Tianmen Square is the cultural, spiritual and political center of China and an exciting spot to see when you travel through the Beijing. From Tiananmen Square you can visit sites like the Forbidden City and Mausoleum of Mao Zedong that are only a short walk away, watch the hordes of Chinese and foreign tourist who
I’m not the biggest fan of Mao Zedong but I’ve always been fascinated by his Mausoleum. His mausoleum is an architectural eye sore in the heart of Beijing’s travel district just south of the Forbidden City. It is a part of Tiananmen Square and impossible to miss when you travel through the centre of Beijing.