Xiamen is full of historically important monuments and is perhaps the best place to witness history unfold. The wonderful monuments and the rich history attached with the destination make Xiamen one of Top Historical Destinations in the world. Xiamen is a very historically important place and thus sees a lot of tourists every year. Whenever you are planning to visit a historical monument in Xiamen or a place of historical significance, it is always good to know a little information about the place, its opening and closing times, the ideal duration of visit and the need of tour guide to visit the historical monuments of Xiamen. Explore the historical monuments of Xiamen with a guided tour or opt for in-depth information of its historical account, this Xiamen guide is your go-to option for free. Move to things to do in Xiamen page for the complete list of attractions and activities.
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Top Historical Xiamen landmarks
Traverse through the finest landmarks and famous historical buildings of Xiamen.
#1 of 4 Historical Places in Xiamen | Added 2978 times in trip plans
No.6 Lujiao Road, Siming District, Xiamen361002, China
Guolangyu island is listed as one of the ten most scenic places in the province, and fittingly so. The island is known for its beautiful beaches and its varied architecture, After China lost the First Opium War, the British made predominant changes in the administration of the island. That is why the Victorian style architecture on the island.
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Huli Mountain, Siming District, Xiamen 361002, China
07:30 am - 06:00 pm
This fort is a historic defence system known for its vast collection of ancient weaponry. This place is situated on the Hulishan shore to the south of Xiamen. It was built in the year 19891. The architectural styles are that of the Ming and Qing dynasties. You can also observe some European influence in the designs of the fort. The fort is stretche...
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Xiamen Jimen Jiageng Park, Xiamen 361023, China
08:00 am - 05:00 pm
This park is dedicated to the memory of Mr. Tan Kah Hee, the founder of the Xiamen University. Mr. Tan Kah Hee was a successful entrepreneur internationally and when he came back to his birthplace, Xiamen, he gave a lot back to it in the form of schools, colleges, hospitals and businesses. This park is a relaxation place for the locals and tourists...
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Jimei District, Xiamen 361021, China
08:00 am - 08:00 pm
This is what you would call an educational garden. The trip is both fun and full of learning. The garden was designed and built by the man who was a propagator of education in Xiamen. Mr. Tan Kah-kee believed in teaching through travel and amusement. The garden is divided into differently themed parts. It stretches over 9000 square metres of land. ...