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If you happen to be in the area, it's not a bad idea to stop by this little museum. Packed full of information, it will give you a very solid (but obviously biased) account of the birth of the Chinese Communist Party. All information is...More
This is nothing too special but it is a nice little bit of history to be at the very place the Communist Party of China held its first meeting almost 100 years ago. I wouldn't take a detour here but if you are visiting the...More
Very interesting stop and multiple wall signs to read (in English as well as Chinese) to help understand the significance of the birthplace fo Chinese Communism Party. Life size statues of 13 first members of Communism Congressional Mtg where they were all sitting around a...More
Easy access (by fingerprint, for a foreigner, otherwise ID card for Chinese citizens), no fee. The museum is located on a small street closed to the traffic, within minutes of walking to Xintiandi area or subway stations.
Important landmark in the Chinese history, it lets...More
Huge improvement to the museum that it was two years ago. Now there are more detailed information of the founding of the party. I was positively surprised that all the information ( who joined, who left, what happened) played in the museum openly.
If you have a chance visit nearby do drop by this free admission museum and really learn how the most important part of China formed. There is x ray screen at entrance and would not get queue up too long.
Events in this building shaped the modern China. Free entry. The permanent exhibition is improved from our last visit. It sets out briefly the background to the establishment of the party including the hundred years of humiliation by foreign powers. There are brief biographies of...More
The refurbishment of a block of old shikumen into a carless entertainment center called Xintiandi, filled with restaurants, shops and bars, turned this area below South Huangpi Road into one of Shanghai’s most fashionable areas. Luxe condos house people who can afford the high-end brands that fill the malls and shops along Madang Road. The pleasant Taipinghu Park provides the area with green space and is also home to
Shanghai Fashion Week twice a year. It’s not all glitter and glamour, though, as the rise of Danshui Road has given the Xintiandi area a shot of toned-down character. Small bars and cafes, mostly owned by locals, have people hanging out in a formerly quiet, unassuming part of the neighborhood.