Shanghai Maglev Museum, Shanghai

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#9 of 91 in Museums in Shanghai
Learn about the important and innovative train line at Shanghai Maglev Museum, a cultural institution dedicated to the impressively engineered magnetic levitation train. Before or after your journey on the 431 km/h (268 mph) train, stop by at the museum to learn the specs and history of this ultra-fast mode of transport. The museum uses dioramas, scale models, and interactive elements to tell the maglev's story, from the first conceptions by early 20th-century inventors, to its maiden voyage. To visit Shanghai Maglev Museum and other attractions in Shanghai, use our Shanghai sightseeing site .
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  • You can learn all the info and facts about Maglev here. Nicely displaced and very informative specially for kids.  more »
  • Linear longyang Rd. station exit the escalators down to the first floor, and underneath the elevated entrance but surprisingly difficult to understand. Linear structure of the exhibition is free, so you can see during the transfer to Metro line 2.
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  • This place has been well thought out and put together and the Shanghai people are rightly proud of this amazing feat of engineering that they have commissioned. The whole museum lays out the developme...  more »
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