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Shanghai Museum – Virtual Tour

Shanghai Museum

Shanghai Museum – Virtual Tour

The Shanghai Museum is a museum of ancient Chinese art in Shanghai, China. It is considered one of China’s first world-class modern museums.  

The museum has a collection of over 120,000 pieces, including bronze, ceramics, calligraphy, furniture, jades, ancient coins, paintings, seals, sculptures, minority art, and foreign art.

The Shanghai Museum houses several items of Chinese national importance.

The Shanghai Museum’s collection is the largest historical and cultural artifacts collection in Shanghai.

Highlights of the Shanghai Museum

  • You with zigzag thunder pattern, early Zhou Dynasty
  • Ruyao porcelain wares from the Northern Song Dynasty
  • Bian Zhong of Su, Marquis of Jin
  • Dake Ding, from late Western Zhou

Shanghai Museum

  • Name:               Shanghai Museum
  • City:                   Shanghai
  • Country:            China
  • Inaugurated:     1952
  • Collection size: 120,000 objects
  • Type:                 Art Museum, History Museum
  • Location:           201 Renmin Avenue, People’s Square, Shanghai

Shanghai Museum – Map

Shanghai Museum – 360 Virtual Views

Shanghai Museum – 360 Virtual Views

Shanghai Museum – 360 Virtual Views

Shanghai Museum – 360 Virtual Views

Treasures in Shanghai Museum, Shanghai, China

 

Shanghai Museum

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– Chinese Proverb

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Photo Credit: By 寒江2009 [CC BY 2.0 (creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0)], via Wikimedia Commons

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