Shanghai Maglev Museum, Shanghai

4.0
#9 of 109 in Museums in Shanghai
Learn about the important and innovative train line at Shanghai Maglev Museum, a cultural institution dedicated to the impressively engineered magnetic levitation train. Before or after your journey on the 431 km/h (268 mph) train, stop by at the museum to learn the specs and history of this ultra-fast mode of transport. The museum uses dioramas, scale models, and interactive elements to tell the maglev's story, from the first conceptions by early 20th-century inventors, to its maiden voyage. To visit Shanghai Maglev Museum and other attractions in Shanghai, use our Shanghai sightseeing site.
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  • Museum definitely nitely a bit dated. Only 4 of 5 sections open and some exhibits no longer functioning. Still worth 10-15 min. stop on 1st floor before buying ticket on 2nd floor. If one-way for.....  more »
  • Small museum under the Maglev station at Longyang Lu. Free to enter and interesting displays on Maglev history and construction.  more »

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