Sign In

Shanghai Museum

This venue has temporarily closed!

Closed due to health concerns.

    • ADDRESS:
      201 Renmin Da Dao,
      near Huangpi Bei Lu
      上海博物馆 上海博物馆, 人民大道201号, 近黄陂北路
    • PHONE:
      6372 3500
    • WECHAT:
    • AREA:
      People's Square
    • METRO:
    • HOURS:
      Tue-Sun, 9am-5pm
      Closed on Mondays
    • CARDS:
      Local and international cards accepted
    • WEB:
    • Editor's Description
      The top of the Shanghai Museum is shaped like an ancient Chinese cooking pot, so it should be tough to miss. Eleven galleries spread over four floors offer an artistic historical tour of the Middle Kingdom dating from as far back as 20 centuries B.C.E. Jade, Ming and Qing dynasty furniture and traditional Chinese calligraphy are a few of the highlights. If you are willing to browse, you can cover this museum in a day.
    Photos by BRANDON MCGHEE
    • Print the Chinese address to
      show to a driver
    • Report mistakes or missing
      information in this listing
  • No SmartReviews Found.

    Please try refining your search criteria.

  • No events found.

    We don't have any events listed here right now. How about you submit one?


    • A Blessing Over the Sea: Cultural Relics of Jian Zhen and Murals by Higashiyama Kaii from Toshodaiji

      On display are 68 murals painted by Higashiyama Kaii, a celebrated 20th century Japanese landscape painter, and antiques from Chinese Buddhist monk Jian Zhen’s life, dating back to the Tang Dynasty. At the invitation of Japanese monks,...
    • The History of the World in 100 Objects

      With successful runs in the major metropolises of the world, The British Museum has brought their 'The History of the World in 100 Objects' exhibition to Shanghai. The central conceit is that these 100 objects trace the development...
    • Barbizon through Impressionism

      This gem of an exhibition comes courtesy of the Sterling and Francine Clark Art Institute in Massachusetts, with 73 works touring to the Shanghai Museum. A rare opportunity to see key pieces by the likes of Renoir, Monet, Millet et al ,...
      • NOT TAGGED | Shanghai Museum | Daily until Dec 1 2013
      • 2013-09-19 Finished
    • From Titian to Goya: Great Masters of the Museo del Prado

      The Shanghai Museum hosts classic European art from the High Renaissance to the end of the Baroque period as part of the "Year of Spain in China." Classics from each period are represented as the highlights include works from El Greco,...
      • NOT TAGGED | Shanghai Museum | Daily until Nov 12 2007
      • 2007-09-12 Finished
  • Take A Date allows you to find someone on who wants to go with you to Shanghai Museum

    I'm not on dating yet. Join Now