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In order to commemorate the national hero Lin Zexu and the establishment of historical figures memorial. Located in Dongguan City, Guangdong Province, Humen Town, south of the town of Lin Zhixu sell the original site. Lin Zexu sell tobacco pond site is a national key cultural relics protection units. Humen Lin Zexu memorial collection of cultural relics are: selling tobacco ponds, wood, opium smoking, Lin Zexu handwriting and so on. Basic display "Lin Zexu smoking" in three parts: the situation before the Opium War; evil opium input; Lin Zexu and Guangdong ban smoking. The museum through the publicity propaganda, video screening and other forms of patriotic education to the audience.

June 3, 1839, the Qing Dynasty imperial envoy Lin Zexu (1785 ~ 1850) to seize the British and American opium traffickers more than 200 million pounds of opium in Guangdong Humen Town mouth in public destruction. Humen pinned the smoke of this great feat, fully demonstrated the Chinese people's determination to ban smoking and resist the strong will of foreign aggression. Humen selling smoke this feat, effectively extended the arrogance of the Chinese nation, fully demonstrated the Chinese people strictly prohibited opium determination and resistance

Humen Lin Zexu Memorial Hall

Humen Lin Zexu Memorial Hall

The strong will of foreign aggression, in modern Chinese history and the history of the world anti-drug wrote a glorious page. In order to commemorate the door of the door, to commemorate the national hero, in 1957 the people's government in the sale of the site of the sale of smoke pool Lin Zexu Park, and set Lin Zexu Memorial Hall. In 1972, Lin Zexu Park and Lin Zexu Memorial Hall was renamed the Opium War Humen People Anti-British Memorial Hall. In 1985, the restoration of Humen Lin Zexu Memorial Hall. Pavilion area of ​​nearly 40,000 square meters.

Before the founding of new China, Humen fortress commander in the year where the smoke was set up a height of about one meter "Lin Wenzhong public sales of smoke," the monument. But no one management, the entire sale of tobacco pond site weeds, deserted. After the founding of new China, to commemorate the humble feathers of Humen, to commemorate Lin Zexu this great national hero, the party and the government in 1957 in the sale of the original site of the establishment of Lin Zexu Memorial Hall. Tree "Lin Zexu monument". In 1972, due to well-known reasons, the "Lin Zexu Memorial Hall" was renamed "Opium War Humen People Anti-British Memorial Hall", the "Lin Zexu monument" into "Opium War Humen people anti-British monument." This is undoubtedly the intention of not building the museum. So, in 1985, renamed the "Humen Lin Zexu Memorial Hall", in order to better collect, study the history of the Opium War cultural relics, the protection of the Opium War site, to the people of patriotism education and national excellent traditional education, and then add a museum "The Opium War Museum" (now two museum names, a team, a museum site). In 1987, the Dongguan Municipal People's Government successively took over the Shajiao Fort and Weiyuan Fort from the naval forces, and established the Shajiao Fort Management Office and the Weiyuan Fort Management Center respectively. Subsequently, in 1989 the original monument to the demolition, set up by the stone is like a stone and granite stone statue with the combination of "Humen pinch opium monument."

At present, the management of the museum Lin Zexu sell smoke pool and Humen Fort site, are the national key cultural relics protection units, the management area of ​​500,000 square

Humen Lin Zexu Memorial Hall

Humen Lin Zexu Memorial Hall

Meter. Lin Zexu sell the original site of the beach is 1839 Lin Zexu for the destruction of British and American opium and digging, the pool has two, according to records: each pool vertical and horizontal fifteen feet of the foot, the bottom of the tiled slate, pool side bar nail plate, Culvert, after a ditch, pool around the wide tree fence. Now the two ponds in the pavilion area is in 1972 in the archaeological excavation based on the initial recovery, it is shocked at that time the history of Humen cigarette sales witness.

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