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Expo 2010 Shanghai

Address: Expo Area, Pudong Xinqu, Shanghai 200000, China (Formerly Expo 2010 China Pavilion)
Phone Number: 021-962010
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Ranked #46 of 1,303 things to do in Shanghai
Type: Amusement & theme parks, Amusement Parks
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Type: Amusement & theme parks, Amusement Parks
Sun - Sat 9:00 am - 12:00 am

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Tianjin Region, China
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139 reviews 139 reviews
125 attraction reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 26, 2014

We visited this area because ti was of great interest to us. there were a great deal of pavilions according to the country of origin each was unique in its own way but the large red building was the most interesting of all

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Niteroi, RJ
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139 reviews 139 reviews
94 attraction reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

The Pavilion was build to host the Expo 2010. After that, the pavilion is used as a museum (China Art Museum). It is very beautiful because the architecture, landscaping and exhibits. Inside the museum there are many escalator stairs and places where you can have a quick lunch.

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Guilin, China
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124 reviews 124 reviews
88 attraction reviews
69 helpful votes 69 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

This place is worthy half a day if you have much time in Shanghai. But if you just have 1 or 2 days, it can be skipped coz it is really far from downtown of Shanghai (about one hour on the way). I got to see the display of modern arts, mostly paintings, and it was great to learn we... More 

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Surabaya, Indonesia
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276 reviews 276 reviews
121 attraction reviews
129 helpful votes 129 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2014

even this expo passed 4 years ago, than they have about 3 sides who still can visit (eq: China, Benz and Middle East). that's not to late to stopping by, and still a lot of tour to going this place. For me the Mercedes-Benz was a nice one, with a futuristic building like UFO plate. You can going to the... More 

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Long Beach, California
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308 reviews 308 reviews
208 attraction reviews
159 helpful votes 159 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2013

This was my reason for visiting china in 2010 was to see the world expo. I was frustrated with the unbelievable lines to see the major pavilions and by chance found out that if you were a foreigner you received preferential status to visit the china pavilion. After visiting the pavilion during my last days in china I realized there... More 

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Beijing, China
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577 reviews 577 reviews
262 attraction reviews
261 helpful votes 261 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2013

The splendor of the 2010 expo will not last much longer, but for now there is still plenty you can go see here. Worth a visit for the beautiful walk by Huangpu river and to see some of the buildings still up.

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30 reviews 30 reviews
22 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2013

Arrived on a day then the place apparently was closed. But i read that it had been turned into a museum and im not the biggest museum fanatic.

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Kyoto, Japan
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44 attraction reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2013

We went to the area to find a particular destination and wandered throughout the expo area. You'd think it happened in 1910, not 2010... The buildings are mostly completely abandoned, including restaurants, metro stations, exhibition halls, and so on. Everything is fenced off or under construction, and it's all rusted and falling apart. Other than the new China art museum,... More 

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199 reviews 199 reviews
130 attraction reviews
92 helpful votes 92 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2013 via mobile

This palce is really huge. I went there as an visitor to an exhibition. It had various exhibits from many countries. Place it self is quite quite huge and you could be walking a lot. But I dont see anybody would want to see this if there is no exhibition going on. Otherwise very jice place

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Shanghai, China
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6 reviews 6 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2013

The place is just packed with people. You would have to wait hours to get in. Plus there is not much stuff there anymore, people moved some of the excellent stuff away.

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