Huaming Tower Tourist Area

Huaming Tower Tourist Area

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Geographic location:Ningxiang City, Hunan Province


Famous scenery:Liu Shaoqi’s former residence, memorial hall, bronze statue square, cultural relics museum, Huaminglou

Suitable for the play season:Suitable for all seasons

Huaminglou Tourist Area: National AAAAA-level tourist scenic spot, national key cultural relics protection unit, national patriotism education base.

Huaming Building is located in the southeast of Ningxiang City, Hunan Province. It is the former residence of the revolutionary great man and former deputy chairman Liu Shaoqi.

In the town of Huaminglou, Shuangshiling is heavily reinvented, and the Qingquan rushes. The canal in the valley irrigation area is interlaced with the Lijiang River. It sings low and sings like two silver chains. In the Song Dynasty, the poet Lu You’s “there is no way to reclaim the mountains and heavy waters, and the village of Liu’s dark flowers and flowers” is even more popular. Today, the building and the people have become history, and the word “Huaminglou” has become the name of this fat land. Especially the generation of great man Liu Shaoqi was born here, which made the name of Huaminglou ring all over the country.

Huaminglou Scenic Area covers a total area of more than 690 acres, including the former residence of Shaoqi Comrade, Memorial Hall, bronze statue square, cultural relics, Huaminglou and Xiating Pavilion. It is the first batch of patriotic education demonstration bases in China and has become One of the most important revolutionary memorial sites and tourist attractions in Hunan Province.

Huaming Tower Tourist Area


Huaminglou is a beautiful Jiangnan town located in the southeast of Ningxiang City, on the banks of the Minjiang River, northeast and
It is bordered by Yuelu District of Changsha City, bordering with Daolin Town in the southeast, adjacent to Dayiying Town, Xiangtan City and Xiangxiang City in the southwest, 30 kilometers away from Changsha in the east, 37 kilometers away from the hometown of Mao Zedong in the south, and Ningxiang City in the west. 30 km. According to the records of the old county records: “There are Qigong in the past, choose this building, and learn the second of them.” Take the artistic conception of Tang poetry and Song poetry, and take the name “Huaminglou”.

Huaminglou is a place surrounded by low mountains. Natural scenery is more common. However, because it is the former residence of Comrade Liu Shaoqi, it has a high reputation. Especially after smashing the “Gang of Four”, Comrade Liu Shaoqi’s defamation case was able to show Zhao Xue, General Secretary Jiang Zemin, etc. Many national leaders came to participate in the exhibition, which made Huaming Building’s popularity rise and became a famous tourist attraction. Traffic has also become very convenient due to accelerated development.

Liu Shaoqi’s hometown is in the “Changsha-Zhangjiajie” natural scenery tour, and the “Changsha-Huamenlou-Lushan” celebrity hometown tour is the central link of these two golden tourist hotlines. It is an important part of the “Golden Triangle” of the nation’s great man’s hometown. Covering an area of 470,000 square meters and a building area of 20,000 square meters, it mainly includes Liu Shaoqi’s former residence, memorial hall, bronze statue square, cultural relics, Huaminglou, Xiuyang Pavilion, Liu Shaoqi’s plane, Wan Deding, Jiulongzhu, One leaf lake, Liujiazu grave and other attractions.

Huaminglou belongs to the mid-subtropical continental monsoon climate with four distinct seasons. The annual average temperature is 16.8 degrees Celsius and the average relative humidity is 81%. It is suitable for spring and autumn.

Huaming Tower Tourist Area


The bronze statue of Liu Shaoqi is solemn and open, surrounded by pines and cypresses, covering an area of over 8,000 square meters. In the center of the square, the bronze statue of Comrade Liu Shaoqi stands tall. The bronze statue and the base are 7.1 meters high, which contain two meanings: First, “July 1” is the birthday of the party, which means that Comrade Shaoqi devoted his life to the party building and is the leader of our party. Second, Comrade Shaoqi’s 71-year-old enjoys his glorious life.

The former residence of Liu Shaoqi was built in 1871. It is next to Bishui, backed by Qingshan, with towering old trees on the left and villagers’ farmhouse on the right. The entire former residence is a natural, clean and simple structure. It is an ordinary farmhouse courtyard with a civil structure. On November 24, 1898, Comrade Shaoqi was born here and spent his childhood and adolescence. In 1961, during the investigation of returning to his hometown, Mr. Shao Qi, who was the president of the country, lived in the house for six days and six nights. The indoor wooden bed and other supplies were still displayed in the same year. In January 1988, the former residence was announced by the State Council as a national key cultural relics protection unit. In addition to the original thatched houses and tile houses, the former residence also displays more than 200 exhibits, maintaining the original style, vividly reappearing the typical style of the Jiangnan farmhouse in the late 19th and early 20th centuries and some scenes of Liu Shaoqi’s life here.

The Comrade Liu Shaoqi Memorial Hall was built on the basis of Liu Shaoqi’s former residence. It is a biographical museum that comprehensively and systematically introduces Liu Shaoqi’s life performance. According to the life of Comrade Shaoqi, it is divided into four topics for display. The exhibition adopts a combination of thematic and life methods, and reflects the life stories of Comrade Shaoqi, reflecting the important ideas and major contributions of Comrade Shaoqi in creating new China, developing and consolidating the Communist Party of China, and building a socialist economy with Chinese characteristics.

Huaming Garden is located on Xianjiling and Baiheling. It covers an area of more than 200 acres. The main content of the park is Huaminglou, Xiuyang Pavilion, Liu Shaoqi’s plane, Wandeding and Yiyehu. It integrates sightseeing, ideological education, and has a novel form and elegant environment. It provides a spiritual paradise for the tourists to visit, think, enjoy and participate.

Huaming Tower Tourist Area

Travel information

From Changsha to Ningxiang City, there are Changyi Expressway and Changchun Expressway. Changsha, Ningxiang District and Lushan Mountain have completed the high-standard cement road to Huaming Building. There are 2 “Brigade 4 Roads” from Changsha to Huaming Building every day. From Ningxiang City East Bus Station, every hour and a half, 901 bus goes directly to Huaming Building. The special line is scheduled at a fixed time, which is quick and convenient. In addition, there are more than 20 travel buses from Changsha, Ningxiang District and Lushan to the Huaming Building every day.

In Changsha, take bus No. 312 and No. 314 to Changsha West Railway Station. There is a tourist bus to the scenic spot.

Huaming Tower Tourist Area

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