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Shanghai Urban Planning Exhibition Hall

Closes in 10 min: 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Open today: 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
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No.100 Renmin Main Street, Huangpu District, Shanghai 200003, China
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Typical exhibition hall with infographics, models and dioramas that tell Shanghai’s story from past to present. For urban planning and History buffs.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Adeleine
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This gives you an idea into the forward thinking and planning that is going into the development of Shanghai. Incredible to scale model of the city in it's current state. Worth the visit.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Hendo300
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I would say that the exhibits were generally quite english friendly with printed text to read and follow, although there are several sections that do not have translations. However, not only is this museum very accessible, it is also near several shopping malls for your...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank joninsingapore
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

How one of the biggest cities in the world became as it is now. That's the right place to discover it and you might realize that They had a clear plan throughout the years... and they haven't finished yet... Very good for children too. Plan...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank lucapS450YW
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I as underwhelmed by this museum, that now charges 30rmb. As an innovation manager I was hoping for some forward looking content here but honestly a lot of It feels pretty dated, and quite some of the info (propaganda?) might be interesting for inhabitants but...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank siel
Reviewed November 12, 2018

Pretty interesting experience to stroll down this museum if you want to understand more about the city and how it's been constructed over the years (as well as potential evolution for the future) The 3d map is really impressive

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank 573valr
Reviewed November 10, 2018

Although its called the Shanghai Urban Planning Exhibition Hall, this is really a museum which tells the story of the development and history of Shanghai. On one floor there is a huge and very impressive model of Shanghai which is well worth seeing but there...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank SueJim126
Reviewed November 7, 2018 via mobile

This museum provides a multi-dimensional perspective of Shanghai's development. Don't miss out on seeing the 360 degree cinema - its brilliant.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Julee14
Reviewed October 23, 2018

We visted the Shanghai Urban Planning Exhibition Hall and were surprised by the ooutstanding city model. Here you can have a look from above and form all sides at the heart of Shanghai. I will go back a day and take more time to study...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Robert_Sir
Reviewed October 22, 2018 via mobile

This is another wonderful Shanghai museum. The photos, maps, scale models and all of the exhibits are truly exceptional! This is definitely a MUST-SEE museum for visitors to Shanghai...

Date of experience: October 2018
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Iyal A
June 28, 2016|
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Response from shannonbeyak | Reviewed this property |
Our guide had the tickets in advance and we went to the front of the line. I would buy in advance to avoid one line up.
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July 2, 2015|
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Response from Reslimpan | Reviewed this property |
I think you have the wrong museum down for your question!