Kategorie: Shaanxi

Memorial of the Xi’an Incident

The Memorial of the Xi’an Incident 西安事变 is a memorial founded on the original sites of the major locations, where the coup led by the warlords Zhang Xueliang 张学良 (Chang Hsueh-liang, 1901-2001) and Yang Hucheng 杨虎城...

The April Eighth Tomb Park

The April Eighth Tomb Park 四八烈士陵园 is located near Wangjiaping 王家坪 in the north of Yan’an City 延安市. The site is dedicated to the victims of a plane crash that happened on April 8,...

The Phoenix Mountain Revolutionary Site in Yan’an

The Phoenix Mountain Revolution Site 凤凰山革命旧址 is located at the foot of Phoenix Mountain near Yan’an City 延安市 in Shaanxi Province 陕西省, which has been the final destination of the Long March 长征 (1934-1935)....

The Wangjiaping Site in Yan’an

After the CCP -leadership had reached Yan’an 延安 (Shaanxi Province 陕西省) after the Long March 长征 (1934-1935), it still was not uncommon that  Mao Zedong 毛泽东 (1893-1976) and his supporters sometimes had to abandon...

The Yan’an Revolutionary Memorial Museum

The Long March of the CCP (1934-1935) 长征 might be one of the most famous episodes of the communist movement. Although only 7000 from 90.000 participants did survive this huge act of withdrawal, the...