Shanghai Sights

Shanghai Science and Technology Museum (Shànghǎi kējì guǎn)

  • 2000 Shiji Dadao (Century Avenue) Map It
  • Pudong

Published 02/08/2016

Fodor's Review

This family favorite has more than 100 hands-on exhibits in its sprawling galleries. Earth Exploration takes you through fossil layers to the earth's core for a lesson in plate tectonics. Spectrum of Life introduces you to the animal and plant kingdoms in a simulated rain forest. Light of Wisdom explains basic principles of light and sound through interactive exhibits, and simulators in AV Paradise put you in a plane's cockpit and on television. Children's Technoland has a voice-activated fountain and a miniature construction site. Two IMAX theaters and a "4-D" IWERKS theater screen larger-than-life movies, though some are in Chinese. All signs are in English. Avoid visiting on weekends and during school holidays or prepare to face massive crowds.

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2000 Shiji Dadao (Century Avenue), Shanghai, Shanghai Shi, 200135, China

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Sight Details:

  • Y60
  • Tues.–Sun. 9–5:15

Published 02/08/2016


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