Home>>>City Guide>>>>Tour>>>>Shanghai

Shanghai Museum Tour

 Shanghai is home to many world-class museums and art galleries. There are over one hundred to choose from, ranging from the historical to the hi-tech.A time-lapse movie of the Shanghai skyline would be a fascinating study in urban development,  foothold in a place where the only constant is constant change.Museums are a must-see if you want to get to know a new city.  Museums can reflect the past and the present..

This is where our expert guides come in. Armed with an extensive knowledge of Chinese art, they are able to help you get to grips with the history of China's rich artistic heritage and ensure you get the most out of  your Shanghai Museum experience.China Museums is well known all over the world via several representatives like Beijing Imperial Palace, Shenyang Imperial Palace, Shaanxi History Museum, Nanjing Museum and Shanghai Museum. there are now about 100 museums and exhibition halls, including the world-class Shanghai Museum, featuring natural science, history urban development, various trades, and private collections. Shanghai is also among the first cities in China where the recreation industry is prospering. Shanghai museum has been a must-see of Shanghai tourist attractions.

There are dozens more museums in Shanghai which cover many subjects and focus on every detail: art, history, culture, technology, nature, industry, traffic, music, Chinese medicine, etc. These are good places to enrich your knowledge.

  Madame Tussauds
 Hundreds of millions of people have flocked through the doors of Madame Tussauds since they first opened over 200 years ago and it remains as popular today as it ever was----
 Shanghai Museum
The scope, depth and quality of its collections, and the striking architecture and use of modern technology make the Shanghai Museum one of the most famous if not the most famous in China. It covers an area of 38,000 square meters,

 The Shanghai History Museum 
Shanghai History Museum is located on the first floor of the Oriental Pearl TV Tower with an exhibition area of 10,000 square meters. The museum adopts the display with “real objects in the scenes” supplemented with high-tech methods, combining cultural relics,---

 Urban Planning Exhibition Hall
One of Shanghai's best and most visited museums, the Urban Planning Exhibition Hall at People's Square documents the changing face of Shanghai and is an essential vising point for those interested in the evolution of the city--

Shanghai Science and Technology Museum
This museum is housed in the former Ohel Moshe synagogue, which Russian Jews built in 1927. The original place of worship is on the first floor, while the upper floors showcase Jewish-related artwork. There’s also a searchable database of Jews who lived in Shanghai.--
 Shanghai Museum of TCM
Shanghai TCM Museum, the museum of the profound TCM and TCM culture, was opened in the new campus of Shanghai TCM University in Zhangjiang Hi-Tech Park, Pudong New Area in October 2004.---

Shanghai Automotive Museum
Shanghai Auto Museum is the first dedicated auto museum in China. It displays around 70 vehicles since the birth of automobiles. These cars cover 22 different brands and demonstrate the important stages during the auto history.---

Shanghai Animation & Comics Museum
This shiny, futuristic homage to animation opened in 2010.The first floor is an entrancing guide to animation’s history, from Chinese shadow puppets to Mickey Mouse. It's interspersed with life-size figurines, short film clips and a hall of movie posters----

Shanghai Natural Wild-Insect Kingdom
Shanghai Natural Wild-Insect Kingdom, located between the Riverside Promenade and the Oriental Pearl TV Tower, is the first of its kind in China.-----
The Memorial Hall of Fushou Garden
on Wai Qingsong Road in Qingpu District, is an exhibition hall which exhibits many facets of the city's past, with hand writings, memoirs, artifacts and albums of the city's own celebrities long faded from life. ----

Shanghai Jewish Refugees Museum
Shanghai Jewish Refugees Museum is housed in the Ohel Moishe Synagogue, which was established in 1907 to serve Jewish refugees who sought sanctury in Shanghai in order to escape from massacre. As an important part of Shanghai Jewish heritage, the museum also has a small gallery and introduction video about the history and life of the Jews in Shanghai.----

China Art Palace
Housed in the China Pavilion of the 2010 Shanghai World Expo, China Art Palace features 27 exhibition halls measuring 64,000 square meters in area as well as such facilities as theater, conference hall and library. The 559-square-meter dining zone offers coffee, Western fast food and tea.---
Shanghai Art Gallery
Shanghai has a thirving art scene, with several good art museums and a few world-class art galleries. If you appreciate art, these venues are well worth visiting. Shanghai also has a lot of low quality art,

Shanghai Science and Technology Museum
Welcome to Shanghai Science and Technology Museum. If you think science is no fun, think twice. This biggest science museum in Shanghai will soon prove you very wrong. Let's go and check it out!

Power Station of Art
Housed in the Urban Future Pavilion of the 2010 Shanghai World Expo, Power Station of Art is the first public museum of contemporary art in mainland China and a typical urban cultural venue for art exhibition, collection, research, exchanges, and experiential education. ---

China Tobacco Museum
 "A bewildering array of smoking paraphernalia is spread over three floors, though there's no mention of the fact that China is a world leader in smoking-related deaths. Admission is free." ----

- Select Shanghai Museum Tours are led by our most experienced Native English Speaking Guides, \ enhance the content of your tour. They can start at any time you want, and feature exclusive content described in italics in the Tour Schedule below.   

Recommended Tours including  Museums in Shanghai One-DayTour the visit to Shanghai Museum and Shanghai Science and Technology Museum   Shanghai One-Day Jewish Heritage Tour the visit to Shanghai Jewish Refugees Museum

Custom Tailoring: Design your own tour with our help to meet your unique interests, You don't have to compromise, do exactly what you want to do! Let us assist you to tailor-make your own China Experience. Tell us what you need now!

chinauniquetour  is a branch of CTS (China International Travel Service), one of China's largest and oldest travel agencies.Your satisfaction is our priority. All our guides, drivers and vehicles are carefully selected, certified for tourism and fully insured. Our tours have no unscheduled or mandatory shopping stops so you spend your time and money wisely.