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Shanghai, as an international metropolis, has many titles under its belt like "one of China's largest economic centers", "shopping paradise" and "Oriental Paris". But Shanghai also stands out as a city with a rich revolutionary tradition and a rich collection of revolutionary sites. It boasts many "firsts" in the history of the CPC – the First National People's Congress of the CPC held to create the Communist Party of China, the first socialist youth organization of China, the first organ of the CPC Central Committee, the earliest CPC-led workers' movement organ, and the first school run by the CPC to develop female cadres. Having been witness to many events in the history of the CPC, Shanghai opens up bright prospects for red tourism. To do justice to the 90th anniversary of the founding of the Chinese Communist Party and the centenary of the Sun Yat-sen's 1911 revolution which ousted feudal China's last dynasty Qing, Shanghai Municipal Tourism Administration has announced the rollout of 10 red tourism routes covering the major revolutionary sites in both Shanghai and other areas of Yangtze River Delta.  
    CPC "Yi Da" Venue Memorial Hall
    CPC Delegation Shanghai Office Memorial Hall (Zhou's Residence)
    Former Residence of Sun Yat-sen
    Former Site of the Central Organ of Chinese Socialist Youth League Memorial Hall
    Xintiandi Shanghai
    Longhua Martyrs Cemetery
    Public Security Museum
    Former Residence of Madame Song Qingling
    Graveyard of Madame Song Qingling ( Shanghai Children's Museum)
    Shanghai Municipal Sculpture Center
    Former site of the editorial department of "Bolshevik"
    CPC "Si Da" Museum
    Memorial Hall for the Meeting Establishing China League of Left-Wing Writers
    Shanghai Lu Xun Memorial Hall
    Former Residence of Martyr Li Bai Memorial Hall
    National Anthem Memorial Plaza & National Anthem Museum
    Yimin Food Factory
    Lujiazui Commercial Zone (Oriental Pearl TV Tower, Shanghai World Financial Center, Scenic Terrace on the 88th floor of Jinmao Tower, Shanghai Municipal History & Development Museum, Shanghai Ocean Aquarium)
    Shanghai Science and Technology Museum
    Century Park
    Shanghai-Jiaxing 2-Day Tour:
Red attractions of Shanghai, Nanhu scenic site of Jiaxing (former site of CPC First National People's Congress) and neighboring sites of interest .

    Former Site of CPC "Er Da" (Second National People's Congress)
    Former Residence of Mao Zedong
    Former Site of China Labor United Secretariat Museum
    Former Site of Liu Changsheng
    Former Residence of Cai Yuanpei
    Former Residence of Chen Yun & Qingpu Revolutionary History Memorial Hall
    Oriental Land Shanghai National Security Education Hall
    The New Fourth Army Plaza Fushouyuan (Cultural Memorial Hall)
    Shanghai Urban Planning Exhibition Center
    Shanghai Museum
    Shanghai Art Museum
    Huangpu Theater (The Memorial Site for Singing the National Anthem)
    May 30 Massacre Site
    Shanghai Word Expo Park (China Pavilion, Theme Pavilion, Expo Axis, the Urban Best Practice Area, the Expo Center, Mercedes-Benz Arena, Expo Park)
    Sanshan Guildhouse
    Former Residence of Zhang Wentian
    Shanghai-Changshu-Jurong-Zhenjiang-Nanjing 3-day tour:
The red tourism zone of Shajiabang, Changshu; the Memorial Site of the New Fourth Army, Maoshan, Jurong County, Zhenjiang; Meiyuan New Village Memorial Hall, Nanjing; Yuhuatai Martyrs Cemetery; Memorial Hall of Victims of the Nanjing Massacre by Japanese Invaders; Memorial Hall of the Victory of Crossing Yangtze River
CPC "Yi Da" Venue Memorial Hall
The former site of the First National People's Congress of the Communist Party of China was where the Communist Party of China was born. The Memorial Hall has on display exhibits, including literature, newspapers, magazines, books, photos and articles, dating back to the Opium War and the different historic periods of the socialist revolution and construction
Opening Hours: 09:00-16:00
Address: 374 South Huangpi Road
Admissions: Free
Longhua Martyrs Cemetery
The cemetery sits on the former site of the police headquarters of KMT. It's where the revolution-aries were executed by KMT.

Opening Hours: 06:00-18:00; Memorial Hall: 09:00-16:30 (admission until 16:00); closed on Monday
Address: 180 West Longhua Road
Admissions: Free
CPC "Er Da"Memorial Hall
The Communist Party held its Second National People's Congress (Er Da) in Shanghai on 16-23, July, 1922. Delegates met in a two-story house rented by Li Da, the director of revolution-ary awareness promotion, to print revolutionary documents with his wife. Now the house has been turned into a memorial hall where over 300 articles on are display.
Opening Hours: 9:00-11:30, 13:30-16:30 (closed on Monday)
Address: 30 Lane 7, North Chengdu Road
Admissions: Free
Sanshan Guildhouse
Built in 1909, Sanshan Guildhouse is the best preserved of the quaint buildings of late Qing dynasty. It's where the working class of Shanghai revolted three times in the last century. Collectors of antiques may be interested in its exhibits.
Opening Hours: 09:00-16:00
Address: 1551 South Zhongshan Road
Admissions: Free
Memorial Hall for the Meeting Establishing China League of Left-Wing Writers
This facility in a landscaped classic Chinese gardening setting houses a rich collection of exhibits reflecting the revolutionary journey of the League.
Opening Hours: 09:00-11:30,13:00-16:15 (closed on Monday)
Address: 2 Lane 201, Duolun Road
Admissions: Free
CPC Delegation Shanghai Office Memorial Hall (Zhou's Residence)
The first Shanghai office opened by the CPC delegation after the Chinese victory over the Japanese invaders during the World War II sits on the modern site of the Memorial Hall. The office was known as "Zhou's Residence" at the time.
Opening Hours: 09:00-16:00
Address: 72 Sinan Road
Admissions: Free
Former Residence of Madame Song Qingling
In this courtyard home of German style, Madame Song Qingling, the widow of Sun Yat-sen who ousted China's last emperor and made China a republic in the early 20th century, spent 15 years from 1948 to 1963.
Opening Hours: 09:00-16:30
Address: 1843 Middle Huaihai Road
Admissions: RMB 20
Former Site of the Chinese Socialist Youth League Central Organ Memorial Hall
The Chinese Socialist Youth League was created in Shanghai on August 22, 1920 under the leadership of the Communist Party of China. The central organ of the organization was housed in a Shikumen-style building at 6, Lane 567. In 1961, the building was put under government protection.
Opening Hours: 09:00 - 11:00,13:00 - 16:00
Address: Lane 567 (1-7 Yuyangli), Middle Huaihai Rd.
Admissions: Free
Former Residence of Chen Yun & Qingpu Revolutionary History Memorial Hall
Opened in 2000, the memorial hall is housed in a 14 meter-high, 3-story building and covers an area of 5,500 square meters. Photos, documents and articles are on display in the four exhibition zones on the first and second floors to reflect Chen Yun's life devoted to revolution, while the exhibition zone in the basement reflects the period of socialist construction of the people of Qingpu.
Opening Hours: 08:30-16:00
Address: 3516, Zhufeng Road, Xutang Zhen
Admissions: Free
CPC "Si Da" Museum
This facility was opened in 2006 to honor the Fourth National People's Congress of the CPC held in 1925 in Shanghai. Restored from the rubble left by the Japanese invaders during the Second World War, it uses state-of-the-art technologies to walk visitors through the history of the event.
Opening Hours: 09:00-11:00,13:00-16:15 (closed on Monday)
Address: 215 Duolun Road
Admissions: Free
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