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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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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
Looooooong Trip Out to Another Great Shanghai Museum

Oh how I wish I had visited on a beautiful blue sky kinda day - but it was blustery and cool and... read more

Reviewed 9 April 2017
Tamara S
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Herndon, Virginia
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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 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

Thank Borden1951
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

Thank Tamara S
Reviewed 31 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

Thank Billy_Whimwa
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

Thank henricuspeters
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
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
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

Thank sunshine-for-four
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
Reviewed 28 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

1  Thank CYTT
Reviewed 25 June 2012

Cool museum though may not be so informative for English speakers due to less detailed English signage. But certainly very rich in artifacts and information on Chinese maritime history. I particularly liked the huge Chinese junk they built there in the middle of the museum....More

1  Thank Lynette L
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