For­mer Of­fice of Great North­ern Tele­graph Com­pa­ny (Den­mark) (Dan Mai Da Bei Di­an Bao Gong Si 丹麦大北电报公司)

In 1871, the Great North­ern Tele­graph Com­pa­ny be­gan op­er­a­tions on Kulangsu’s Tian­wei Road.  It laid the tele­graph service’s sub­ma­rine ca­bles con­nect­ing…

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For­mer Unit­ed States Con­sulate (Mei Guo Ling Shi Guan Jiu Zhi 美国领事馆旧址)

The Amer­i­can gov­ern­ment ob­tained the land for this sweep­ing brick prop­er­ty, near the [San Qiu Tian tourist fer­ry port], af­ter ne­go­ti­a­tions…

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For­mer Japan­ese Con­sulate, Po­lice Sta­tion, and Staff Quar­ters (Ri Ben Ling Shi Guan Jiu Zhi 日本领事馆旧址)

The for­mer Japan­ese Con­sulate, built in 1879, is the on­ly 19th cen­tu­ry em­bassy build­ing still in­tact up­on Ku­lang­su. The Japan­ese…

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Ku­lang­su Or­gan Mu­se­um (Eight Di­a­grams Man­sion / Bagua Man­sion) (Ba Gua Lou 八卦楼)

The Ku­lang­su or­gan museum’s beau­ti­ful red dome is vis­i­ble from across the bay in Xi­a­men. The mu­se­um, housed in the…

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