Shanghai Urban Planning Exhibition Hall, Shanghai

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Famed for its gigantic scale model of the city, Shanghai Urban Planning Exhibition Hall stands as a tribute to the city's growth and plays host to a range of development-themed exhibits. Head for the main exhibition to marvel at the crowning glory of the complex: a scale model featuring buildings both in existence and approved for construction. You can make your way around the edge of the model or up to the surrounding gallery levels for a different vantage point. Don't miss the bright golden monument in the lobby; you'll notice a number of iconic landmarks represented in this tribute to the city's rapid growth and modernization. Work out when and for how long to visit Shanghai Urban Planning Exhibition Hall and other Shanghai attractions using our handy Shanghai trip site.
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  • FYI this museum is closed until sometime Jan 2021 for construction. Just wanted people to know bc the website doesn't seem to indicate that yet. Will change review when we get to go!  more »
  • An awesome glimpse into what is planned for the city. The highlight is the miniature display, however the other side exhibitions are informative. If you have a history day planned to jump around...  more »
  • Loved this museum. Had lived in Shanghai for over a year before ever going. Wish I had been sooner and had taken visitors. The model of Shanghai is one of the most impressive things I have ever seen.....  more »

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