Shanghai Museum

From a cultural and historical perspective, the highlight of the People's Square is shanghai museum the Shanghai Museum. Often ranked as China's best museum, the new building was completed in 1996 at a cost of RMB 570 million and is a modern and well-kept facility. The museum was desighned by Shanghai architect Xing Tonghe to evoke the image of a ding, and ancient Chinese vessel, and architecturally, it's a harmonious fusion of ancient and contemprary styles. The entrance, flanked by six stone lions and two stone bixi, mythical ancient Chinese beasts, opens onto a wide plaza with benches for sitting and music at night.

Collections of Shanghai Museum

Forbidden City ( GuGong ) shanghai museum
collections does Shanghai Museum are of over 120,000 pieces, including bronze, ceramics, calligraphy, furniture, jades, ancient coins, paintings, seals, sculptures, minority art and foreign art. It has eleven galleries and three special temporary exhibition halls. The permanent galleries are the Gallery of Ancient Chinese Bronze, Sculpture, Ceramics, Jades, Paitings, Caligraphy, Seals, Numismatics, and the Chinese furniture in Ming and Qing dynasties.

The Shanghai Museum houses several items of national importance, including one of three extant specimens of a "transparent" bronze mirror from the Han Dynasty

More questions?

Your Message:

Your Name: *

Your Email: *

Verify Code: *

We will reply within 1 working day !