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 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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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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Yan­wei Hill Time Can­non (Yan Wei Shan Sheng Tai Gong Yuan 燕尾山生态公园)

The Yan­wei Hill Time Can­non Em­place­ment was set up by Xi­a­men Cus­toms to­ward the end of the nine­teenth cen­tu­ry. The…

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