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  • Long Museum (West Bund)

    • Address
      3398 Longteng Avenue, near Fenglin Lu
      龙腾大道3398号, 近枫林路
    • Phone
      6422 7636

    Opened in 2014, the Long Museum West Bund is the second of Chinese billionaire collectors Liu Yiqian and Wang Wei's expanding empire. The architecture is stunning - right on the waterfront, it was designed by Liu Yichun of Atelier Deshaus. Inside is a veritable who's... Read more

  • Centre Pompidou x West Bund Museum

    • Address
      2600 Longteng Dadao, near Longteng Lu
      龙腾大道2600号, 近龙腾路
    • Phone

    Until 2025, Centre Pompidou is collaborating with the West Bund Group to establish the most significant artistic exchange between France and China to date. The exterior of the building, designed by David Chipperfield, is nothing compared to its Parisian original, but... Read more

  • Ferguson Lane

    • Address
      376 Wukang Lu, near Tai'an Lu
      武康路376号, 近泰安路
    • Phone

    Ferguson lane is a cute complex comprised of restaurants, cafes, shops, and galleries, all set in a lovely outdoor setting. It's a good stop on an afternoon walk through the area and offers a nice escape weather in the form of coffee at Coffee Tree, cocktail at Le... Read more

  • The Pottery Workshop

    • Address
      Bldg 1, Lane 180 Shaanxi Nan Lu, near Changle Lu
      陕西南路180弄1号甲, 近长乐路
    • Phone
      3368 5573

    The Pottery Workshop is a professional pottery studio, started in Hong Kong in 1985, with the Shanghai branch opening in 2002. They focus on ceramic art education for adults, though also children's classes. The equipment's imported from the US and Japan. The second... Read more

  • West Bund Art Center

    • Address
      2555 Longteng Da Dao, near Fenggu Lu
      龙腾大道2555号, 近丰谷路
    • Phone
      5101 6677

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  • Shanghai Arts and Crafts Museum

    • Address
      79 Fenyang Lu, near Taiyuan Lu
      汾阳路79号, 近太原路
    • Phone
      6437 0509

    Live craft demonstrations make this museum a popular choice for tourists with children. Watch traditional jade carving, lantern making, paper cutting and embroidery. There is an overpriced gift shop on the ground floor for visitors convenience. Read more

  • Tank Shanghai

    • Address
      2350 Longteng Dadao, near Longyao Lu
      龙腾大道2350号, 近龙耀路
    • Phone
      6950 0005

    Tank Shanghai is the brainchild of Chinese collector Qiao Zhibing, opened in March 2019. The 60,000 square meter complex, the size of 11 American football fields, turns the former oil storage tanks for the Longhua Airport into galleries, bookstores, restaurants and... Read more

  • Palace IMAX Cinema (IAPM)

    • Address
      IAPM Mall, 6/F, 999 Huaihai Zhong Lu, near Shanxi Nan Lu
      淮海中路999号6楼, 近陕西南路
    • Phone
      5109 3988

    As of 2016, this is one of the nicest and most futuristic places to see a movie in Shanghai. It's big: 6 halls and 1046 seats total. Facilities are great, with comfortable theater areas, and clean and comfortable 3D glasses. They've got RealD technology, if you're... Read more

  • YUZ Museum

    • Address
      35 Fenggu Lu, near Longteng Avenue
      丰谷路35号, 近龙腾大道
    • Phone
      6426 1901

    Opened in May 2014, YUZ Museum Shanghai is the second major private institution to grace the city's West Bund area. This one is the brainchild of Chinese-Indonesian collector, Budi Tek and will host rotating exhibitions sourced from his own massive collection of... Read more

  • The Museum of Oriental Musical Instruments

    • Address
      No. 2, Lane 18 Gao'an Lu, near Hengshan Lu
      高安路18弄20号, 近衡山路
    • Phone
      5465 1834

    A small museum founded by the Shanghai Conservatory of Music, located in a little garden villa off Gao'an Lu. They've collected about 500 instruments and curated them into four exhibition areas; ancient Chinese instruments, Chinese minority folk instruments, modern... Read more

  • Ju' Roshine Arts & Crafts Centre

    • Address
      169 Jinxian Lu, 56 Maoming Nan Lu
      进贤路169号, 茂名南路56号
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  • Noeli Gallery (Taiyuan Lu)

    • Address
      1/F, No. 2, Lane 165 Taiyuan Lu, near Yongjia Lu
      太原路165弄2号, 近永嘉路
    • Phone
      5452 5900

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  • LGMY

    • Address
      250 Wuyuan Lu, near Yongfu Lu
      五原路250号, 近永福路
    • Phone
      6418 2663

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  • Taikang Terrace

    • Address
      169-171 Jianguo Zhong Lu, near Ruijin Er Lu
      建国中路169-171号, 近瑞金二路
    • Phone
      186 2187 2646

    This is an ever-expanding offshoot of Tianzifang, the popular lanes on Taikang Lu that host a load of bars and restaurants. Taikang Terrace is a bit more up-market. For individual listings of what's there, search Taikang Terrace in our search bar and you'll get a... Read more

  • Shangyin Opera House

    • Address
      6 Fenyang Lu, near Huaihai Zhong Lu
      汾阳路6号,近淮海中路
    • Phone
      6431 5741

    This eight-story project by the Shanghai Conservatory of Music has an impressive horseshoe-shaped opera house, four rehearsal rooms, a lecture hall, and a handful of terraces on the top floor. The opera house itself has 1,200 seats across four tiers, with a... Read more

  • 140 sqm gallery

    • Address
      Room 26, 2/F, 1331 Fuxing Zhong Lu, near Fengyang Lu. Enter through the main entrance of 1331 Fuxing Lu, go to the second floor and turn left
      复兴中路1331号2楼26室 近汾阳路
    • Phone
      6431 6216

    Hidden away on the second floor of a "Heritage Architecture" building on Fuxing Lu, 140 sqm Gallery is one of Shanghai's envelope pushers. Since opening in 2007 the gallery has made efforts to put on "shows" rather than just act as a medium for commerce. Sleek white... Read more

  • Xuhui Art Museum

    • Address
      1413 Huaihai Zhong Lu, near Fuxing Xi Lu
      淮海中路1413号, 近复兴西路
    • Phone
      6433 6516

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  • Camera Museum

    • Address
      3/F, 300 Anfu Lu, near Wukang Lu
      安福路300号3楼,近武康路
    • Phone
      5411 1152

    Tucked above Anfu Lu's western edge is a little museum dedicated to the history of cameras in China, stocking camera models dating back to 1920 (and some before). Special focus is Seagull, China's oldest camera manufacturer, but they've also got more familiar names... Read more

  • Front Line Contemporary

    • Address
      588 Yongjia Lu, near Yueyang Lu
      永嘉路588号, 近岳阳路
    • Phone
      6433 7209

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  • Je Fine Art Gallery

    • Address
      498 Yongjia Lu, near Yueyang Lu
      永嘉路498号, 近岳阳路
    • Phone
      6415 7709

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