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Shanghai Maglev Museum, Shanghai
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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. Add Shanghai Maglev Museum and other attractions to your Shanghai trip itinerary using our Shanghai family vacation planner.
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  • Shanghai has an amazingly fast train, quite a nice experience, the only negative is the shoddy interior - feels like taking a train in an outer province just going much faster 
  • Having ridden on the magnificent Maglev it was great to have a look at the eponymous museum. The technology enabling speeds of 430 km/h to be reached was fascinating to see. Its development in Shangha...  more »
  • 龙阳路地铁站一出站就能看到这个磁浮交通科技馆,馆内详细介绍了磁悬浮交通的原理,在去机场签如果有时间可以逛逛看一下,涨涨姿势