Shanghai Museum Pictures

Designed inshape of an ancient bronze tripod cooking vessel called a ding, Shanghai Museum is said that the inspiration for the design comes specifically from Da Ke Ding on exhibit inside.

The Shanghai Museum, established in 1952, is as well-known as the Museum of Ancient Chinese Art.  It was relocated twice prior to finding a permanent home in 1996 at its present location, south of the People's Plaza. More than 120,000 precious and rare works of art in 21 categories make it the most remarkable cultural institution in the city. Attraction Intro: Shanghai Museum

 Related Tours: Old and Modern Shanghai, Ancient Water Towns
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