Shanghai Culture Tour
Tour Duration: 8 hours
Shanghai Museum, founded in 1952, has stood in its current location in the famous People's Square since 1992. It is a museum of ancient Chinese art, with a collection of over 120,000 pieces of bronze, sculpture, ceramics, calligraphy, jade and paintings.
People's Square, Huangpu District
Urban Planning Exhibition Hall
The six-storey Urban Planning Exhibition Hall offers visitors a look at the history of the city and where it may be developmentally headed in the future. The lobby features a huge, gorgeous scale model of the entire city, including planned developments.
No.100 Renmin Dadao, People's Square, Huangpu District
Site of the First National Congress
The Site of The First National Congress of The Communist Party of China has been turned into a memorial hall. It commemorates an event that happened in 1921 and represents a major step for today's People's Republic of China. The Memorial Hall is a renowned building and was restored in 1999. It is an exhibition hall where you can see photos and documents concerning this historic event.
No.76 Xingye Road, French Concession area, Luwan District
Xintiandi is where visitors can find various coffee bars, historic buildings and entertainment spots. If you are interested in old Shanghai architecture, this is the best place to check out the typical Shikumen houses.
Taicang Road, Madang Road, Luwan District