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China Maritime Museum

No.197 Shengang Avenue, Lingang City, Nanhui District, Shanghai 201306, China
+86 21 3828 7777
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Unique museum of China's maritime history

This large museum is way out on the outskirts of the greater Shanghai metro area near the large... read more

Reviewed 6 November 2017
interceptpubs
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Columbus, Indiana
Long way but worth it!

This museum is a long way from anywhere in Shanghai, but if you are interested in ships or naval... read more

Reviewed 17 May 2017
Borden1951
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Shanghai, China
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No.197 Shengang Avenue, Lingang City, Nanhui District, Shanghai 201306, China
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+86 21 3828 7777
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Reviewed 6 November 2017

This large museum is way out on the outskirts of the greater Shanghai metro area near the large artificial Dishui Lake. Fortunately, it is accessible via the city's subway system as the last stop on Line 16, but it'll be a hour long ride through...More

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Reviewed 17 May 2017

This museum is a long way from anywhere in Shanghai, but if you are interested in ships or naval history, this place is for you! The centerpiece is the large junk, but there are lots of other historical and contemporary marine/ship exhibits. The museum itself...More

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Reviewed 9 April 2017

Oh how I wish I had visited on a beautiful blue sky kinda day - but it was blustery and cool and overcast and I totally missed the water view of the building. Nonetheless despite the loss of pictures of the architecture of this building...More

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Reviewed 30 August 2016

The China Maritime Museum at Dishui Lake is very cool; Excellent actually. There are many exhibitions ranging from ancient relics to modern containerships. There are many, many scale models of ships to enjoy and there also is a full scale replica of a Ming Dynasty...More

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Reviewed 31 July 2016

The Maritime Museum is really GOOD - range of exhibitions... do not miss the temporary gallery it had nice stuff when I was there today - including Children's Space / Playground and many interactive stations throughout the museum - FREE boat rides outside by Waterfront...More

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Reviewed 18 July 2016

It's rather far away from Shanghai city, but worthwhile. Everything is well presented, and it was not too busy when I visited, but in weekends and holidays it may be very busy, which is true for all attractions in China. I spent +2 hours in...More

Thank lexsample
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Reviewed 1 June 2016

I've decided to go there using the subway - the fastest way to get there from downtown, It took me about an hour traveling from East Nanjing Rd to the last station of the subway. I've walked from the subway station to the museum. You...More

Thank Roman P
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Reviewed 5 October 2015

The China Maritime Museum is about one hour away from Shanghai's city center, in the south of Pudong, about a 20-30 min walk from the end of metro line 16 (Dishui Lake). We combined our tour to the beautiful lake with a visit to this...More

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Reviewed 28 June 2015

The museum was certainly far away from the city center and everything else. But it's worth a visit if time is not a concern. There were a lot of information to absorb -- it helped that we had a guided tour. There were some hands...More

Thank PH15
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Reviewed 27 May 2014

We have been visiting the Maritime Museum with a bunch of kids and we had a good time there. Anyway do not expect too much from the museum cafe and shop, those left is rather disappointed after an one hour ride from downtown. Anyway, bring...More

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