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Shanghai World Expo Museum

Expo Area, Pudong Xinqu, Shanghai 200000, China
+86 21 962010
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Expo Area, Pudong Xinqu, Shanghai 200000, China
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Reviewed March 26, 2017

Went on a bit of a wild goose chase to see a museum about the 2010 Shanghai World Expo. Got out at the appropriately named Metro Station - Line 13, Expo Museum. Saw a magnificent building of what looks to be something about the Expo...More

Thank Roddy P
Reviewed September 30, 2016

While most of the 2010 Expo pavilions were demolished, the Chinese Pavilion (now a museum) and the World Expo Cultural Centre (now the Mercedes Benz Arena) as well as the Mall structure are still wonderful architectural masterpieces that are worthy of a tour if you...More

1  Thank Ricky Y
Reviewed August 25, 2016

I missed the chance to visit world expo in 2010. After reading review from travel book dated back in 2014. It was a place to visit. However when i reached there, it was quiet as hell, only a few old folks exercising. Some buildings starting...More

2  Thank Ricky R
Reviewed August 24, 2016

I attended the Taobao vendors conference here in July. It is very close to the metro and other sites if you are in town for a show.

Thank Chris D
Reviewed May 18, 2016

We did not visit all of the galleries. The building is nice and interesting to see from the outside. Considering the displays are designed for their primary customers, other Chinese visitors, not every gallery has English translations - which as an Anglo is a bit...More

Thank SamanthasDad
Reviewed March 11, 2016

When I visited this area in 2010 for the world expo, the area was bustling and crowded. Typical of any world event where thousands across the world come to visit the spectacles of a foreign nation, this was the place to be! Yet when I...More

2  Thank Brandon T
Reviewed January 27, 2016

Quality of content depends very much on the ehibition of the moment, but just going up the increadibly long escalators is worth the minimal entry fee. Its a spectacular building from the outside and reasonably interesting from the inside too. Not much located around it...More

Thank Ed-pvg
Reviewed January 17, 2016

I only visited the Chinese museum. I was told that the massive building was constructed without a nail / nut & bolt, so it is pretty impressive. Plenty of paintings and artwork in there. I am impressed particularly by a few huge oil paintings exhibited....More

Thank CLO2509
Reviewed December 16, 2015

I never had a chance to visit the Shanghai Expo Center during it prime. A few years after the event, you can still see the glimpse of past glory. Most of the structures have been or being taken down or re-purposed. The pavilion and the...More

2  Thank TP1234
Reviewed December 12, 2015

Constructed as the Chinese pavilion for shanghai expo and later converted into art museum. Entry is free for everyone, except some areas inside. Art works exhibited on the top floors ans there are some areas dedicated to the art schools and colleges to exhibit the...More

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