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  • China
  • Shanghai Urban Planning Exhibition Center

Shanghai Urban Planning Exhibition Center

Shanghai Urban Planning Exhibition Center
A four-story smooth-surfaced modern white building rising above trees and a street in the foreground with a spreading, partially latticed
Museum from northeast and across Xizang Middle Road
Established 25 February 2000 (2000-02-25)
Location Shanghai, China
Coordinates view on map
Type Urban planning museum
Key holdings Scale model of city
Visitors 5 million (since 2000)
Owner Municipality of Shanghai
Public transit access People's Square (Shanghai Metro)

The Shanghai Urban Planning Exhibition Center (Chinese: ; Pinyin: Shànghai Chéngshì Guihuà Zhanshì Guan) is located on People's Square, Shanghai, China, adjacent to the municipal government building.

The Exhibition Center is a six-storey building, with two basement levels, which displays Shanghai's Urban planning and development. The focus of the exhibit is a large scale model of the entirety of urban Shanghai, showing existing buildings and approved future buildings. Other exhibits relate to Shanghai's history and planned development, including smaller scaled models focussing on particular areas of interest such as the Bund. The Exhibition Center also has space for temporary exhibitions with a wide range of subject matter.

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