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All reviews japanese army mass graves holocaust museum atrocities committed world war emotional experience who lost their lives museum is free rabe recent history great museum chinese visitors visit this place well worth the visit metro line free of charge victims
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Reviewed 5 days ago

This is one of the places you should visit if you come to Nanjing. Very interesting about what happened here during World War II. The exhibition is structured in an informative way and deals with the many different areas that this massacre contains, ie the...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Worth the visit, eventhough it can get crowded. The way history is presented from Chinese perspective is often questionable, but not in this case. Takes maybe 1.5-2 hours from metro station, museum tour and back to metro station.

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Incredible memorial that describes the Nánjīng Massacre in vivid detail. Details everything that happened leading up to, during, and after the event. Not to be missed.

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank Panamajoe2017
Reviewed 13 February 2019

When I went just a few days after the New Year it was very, very busy but once inside it was actually ok. They managed the queue and people well. The exhibits inside are heartbreaking and really give a picture of this terrible, terrible event....More

Date of experience: February 2019
2  Thank c4mcg
Reviewed 5 February 2019 via mobile

I thought I was prepared for the experience but found myself moved to tears before I even went into the museum. The sculptures on the walk to the entrance are so haunting and beautiful. Once inside the enormity of what occurred really hits home. Very...More

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank 516susanh
Reviewed 3 February 2019

You need to visit this place to understand very difficult and complex China-Japan relationship. Take your time , relax and reflect.

Date of experience: February 2019
1  Thank Arkadiusz G
Reviewed 28 January 2019

If you are interested in history at all, this is a must visit in Nanjing. First of all, the building itself is interesting both inside and out. The displays and statues are clear and meaningful. I left the museum feeling like I knew a lot...More

Date of experience: March 2018
2  Thank TimothyD922
Reviewed 24 January 2019 via mobile

I think everyone who visit Nanjing should visit the memorial hall. For those with wechat account, I highly recommend that you follow their official account where you can connect to their onsite audio guide when inside the hall, via blue tooth. There's so much to...More

Date of experience: January 2019
2  Thank Iris_LTH
Reviewed 17 January 2019

this is a place where Chinese people created to remember the things which Japanese army done to them, its a very creative museum with making very sad mode to us. Japanese people killed thousands of Chinese people who lived at Nanjing....this is total free of...More

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank travel_with_chamila
Reviewed 15 January 2019 via mobile

Must see if you are interested in the history of a place. Very impressive buildings and presentations of a high standard. An emotional place that will touch the hearts and souls of anyone who visits. It is important to remember these atrocities so they do...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Response from Eden D | Reviewed this property |
We did Nanjing in a full day and could have used a couple to do even more. That said, we had a great tour guide who was a walking historian and we did a lot in a day, including a wonderful local lunch experience. We booked... More
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Entry is free of cost!!!
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Response from abcarlaw | Reviewed this property |
If you want to get there by metro then take the line 2 metro to Yunjin Lu, take exit 2 and it's on your left. If you want to taxi then you want to go to Shuiximen street, Yunjin road intersection. (Shuiximen dajie Yunjin Lu... More
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