Monument to the People’s Hero. The monument was designed by renowned architect Liang Sicheng in collaboration with his wife, Lin Huiyin, who debated with others whether the monument should be a pagoda or a pavilion. The consensus was to construct an imposing spire in the tradition of a stone memorial stele. PHOTO BY BERKSHIRE PUBLISHING
The Monument to the People’s Heroes is dedicated to those who helped transform post-Imperialist China.