Tan Sitong's Former Residence

Tan Sitong's Former Residence (simplified Chinese: 谭嗣同故居; traditional Chinese: 譚嗣同故居; pinyin: Tán Sìtóng Gùjū) was built in the late Ming Dynasty. It is located in Liuyang city, Hunan province, China.[1][2][3] It has a building area of about 10000 square meters.


From age 15 to 17, Tan Sitong lived here.

In November 1996, it was listed as a "Major Historical and Cultural Site Protected at the National Level" (Chinese: 全国重点文物保护单位) by the State Council of China.

In April 2002, it was listed as a "Patriotic Education Base" (Chinese: 爱国主义教育基地) by the Hunan Provincial People's Government.

The gate
Tan Sitong's portrait.
The statue of Tan Sitong.
The horizontal tablet.


Wikimedia Commons has media related to Tan Sitong's Former Residence.

Coordinates: 28°08′30″N 113°37′52″E / 28.141803°N 113.631073°E / 28.141803; 113.631073

This article is issued from Wikipedia - version of the 10/20/2016. The text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution/Share Alike but additional terms may apply for the media files.