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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
+86 21 962010
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

visiting this museum opens a great sight in front of me that I had no idea about that before. its an overview of the World Expos since 1851 London till 2010 Shanghai. it will take 3 hours to visit all the museum and you can...More

Thank Tara H
Reviewed August 9, 2017

Historical overview of past Expos, finished off by a review of the Shanghai Expo. A very new and modern museum, I would consider it if you have an extended stay but not a top pick overall. It has its own stop on Metro Line 13....More

Thank Randy D
Reviewed June 15, 2017

Having worked at this event some 7 years ago, i was keen to see what the museum would be. Have to say, as well as having a nostalgia trip, I thought it was an excellent museum. It goes through all aspects of the history of...More

Thank Thegodfuzzy
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Reviewed June 2, 2017 via mobile

This museum was built quite recently, so some parts of the buildings weren't allowed to go in yet. It had information of past expos including from the 1800s. There were lots of pictures and videos which help more clear understanding. * the explanation was in...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
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.

1  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
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