The Shanghai Post Museum is an interesting jaunt into the obscure past of the postal service in China. It's free to the public and there is a beautiful rooftop garden where you used to be able to sit out and get a great view of the Bund. Unfortunately, it is no longer open to the public. However, the museum is still a must for post/stamp enthusiasts.
This historic theater up in Hongkou was once a temple, then it was Chinatown, now it's a bubbling club/lounge/bar regularly hosting cabaret theater shows. It's a really beautiful old space with a gallery and theater boxes, with a real feeling of...
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