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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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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Hai Tian Tang Gou Man­sion (海天堂构)

Hai Tian Tang Gou Man­sion was built by Philip­pine Chi­nese Huang Xi­u­liang and Huang Ni­anyi be­tween 1920 and 1930. The man­sion…

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X‑Readspace (Xi­ao Xue Tang Chong Dong Shu Di­an 晓学堂虫洞书店)

The Chi­nese name of this mas­ter­ful­ly ren­o­vat­ed two-sto­ry brick man­sion, ad­ja­cent to Hai Tian Tang Gou Man­sion, lit­er­al­ly trans­lates to “Worm…

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For­eign­ers’ Foot­ball Field (Ren Min Ti Yu Chang 人民体育场 / Ma Yue Han Ti Yu Chang 马约翰体育场)

The For­eign­ers’ Foot­ball Field was built be­fore 1878 and orig­i­nal­ly used as a lawn ten­nis court and crick­et field. It…

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