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Shanghai Circus World, Shanghai
(4.4/5 based on 1,400+ reviews on the web)
A permanent indoor venue, Shanghai Circus World hosts shows that blend special effects, acrobatics, and martial arts to take spectators on a journey through Chinese history and artistic heritage. Kick back in the main auditorium and marvel as the show begins, dazzling crowds with effects like water curtains, mirrors, and holograms. You'll travel through different eras of Chinese history, from the ancient, early days of the civilization through the space program of the 20th and 21st centuries. Be sure to check the show website for ticket reservations and scheduling information. Use our Shanghai tourist route planner to visit Shanghai Circus World on your trip to Shanghai, and learn what else travelers and our writers recommend seeing nearby.
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TripAdvisor
  • I loved it! They use chinese elements to do a beautiful show. The only problem is the structure because you don't have a good snack to buy there. Looks like they are starting to know how to earn money...  more »
  • Unforgettable evening with circus acts on world level. We have no time bored by the rapid succession of breathtaking acts. Not to be missed if you are in Shanghai.
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  • We went to this expecting it to be good but a bit cheesy, having seen similar elsewhere in China. This was way better than we could have imagined. Highly professional acts and non-stop entertainment. ...  more »
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  • Must visit.. do spare sometime to experience this whole show.. Extra ordinary performance by all artisits..
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  • Expect more than a circus. Brilliant stage configurations and stylish. A higher level of permanent venues featuring circus performers
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  • Wonderful, unforgettable sensations, poetry and fear, laughter and glamour.
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  • One of the best circuses in the world. There are no animals, but there are magnificent acrobats and jugglers, show motorcyclists in a steel ball. You can book tickets online, which will save your time.
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