This museum boasts 120,000 Chinese art pieces and archaeological findings. Permanent exhibits feature bronze, ceramics and ... More
This museum boasts 120,000 Chinese art pieces and archaeological findings. Permanent exhibits feature bronze, ceramics and paintings, among other artifacts. Other facilities include a library with 20,000 books, a conservation laboratory and a lecture room. There is a gift shop on the first floor, a tea house and several antique and curio stalls. The building itself is an architectural showpiece, resembling an ancient tripod when viewed sideways. The rooftop with glassed dome is modeled on a Han Dynasty mirror.
Taking a boat tour along the Huang Pu River gives visitors an opportunity to see many of Shanghai's famous sites
such as the People's Hero Monument, the Bund (Wai Tan), the Oriental Pearl TV Tower and the dramatic skyline ...
Shanghai Indoor Stadium, built in 1975, is a first class, modern stadium. Like some descriptions of China, it is surreal,
large, plain and imposing. By the entrance of the contest hall, there are three sculptures of athletes and a ...
The Chinese Ethnic Culture Park in downtown Beijing includes 55 village gardens characterized by the folk styles of 55 Chinese
ethnic groups. A variety of performances, held nearly every day, take place in the gardens. A compelling summer event ...