Shanghai Museum, Shanghai

Shanghai Museum, Shanghai - Address, Phone Number

Address: No 201, Ren Min Da Dao, Huangpu District, Shanghai 200003, P.R.CHINA

Phone: +86-2163723500

Show on map

Time Required: 02:00 Hrs

Timings: 09:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

Added 23.4K times in trip plans

Art Museum, Art Gallery, Family And Kids, Architecture , Sculpture

Try TripHobo to create your itinerary

Are you associated with this business? Get in touch

About Shanghai Museum, Shanghai

The Shanghai Museum is only one of the main attractions that people can view in the Peoples Square. The foundations of this museum were laid in 1952 and it has predominantly remained an art museum.

The architecture of the museum building is built with strict accordance to Chinese perception and philosophies. Local architect Xing Tonghe designed the building with a round top upon a square base. This is a literal representation of the Chinese philosophy of a square earth beneath a round sky.

The museum houses eleven galleries and three temporary special exhibits. Among the contents of the museum are over one hundred twenty thousand pieces of furniture, art, bronze, calligraphy, sculptures, paintings, seals, coins and other artifacts.

Delve into the history and Philosophy of China as you buy tickets for Shanghai Museum tours. Shanghai Museum tickets are easily available over the counter; however, it is best to take up a tour and understand the attraction better. With your tickets for Shanghai Museum, you can easily see its internal highlights such as historical furniture, art, bronze, calligraphy, sculptures, paintings, seals, coins and other artefacts. Shanghai Museum ticket prices come at affordable prices, just go and book one for yourself.

Shanghai Museum Ticket Prices

  • 8000 free tickets daily.
  • 8000 people are admitted into the museum daily for free but after that they close entry.
  • Also, entry is closed after 4:00 pm.
  • People above the age of 70 and disabled persons are given priority entry.
  • Some special exhibitions may have charged tickets.

Shanghai Museum Opening and Closing Hours

  • Closed On Occasion.

How To reach Shanghai Museum by Public Transport

  • Metro Line 1, 2, 8 (People’s Square Station)
  • Bus No. 574, No.71, No.123, No.46, No.934

Restaurants Near Shanghai Museum

  • Shanghai Laolao
  • Chinese Goga- International

Love this? Explore the entire list of things to do in Shanghai before you plan your trip.

Fancy a good night's sleep after a tiring day? Check out where to stay in Shanghai and book an accommodation of your choice.

Shanghai Museum Cruises

Shanghai Museum Culture & Theme Based Tours

Shanghai Museum Sightseeing Tours

Shanghai Museum, Shanghai Reviews