Shanghai Expo Museum

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No 818 Mengzi Lu
Opened in May 2017, the Shanghai Expo Museum is dedicated to showcasing the history and heritage of World Expositions. Its eight permanent exhibition halls tell the story of expos from when the first event opened at London's Crystal Palace up to the most recent occasion in Milan. The museum complex also houses a research institute, a library, a cinema, and a service area.

A timeline of World Expositions since 1851.

A model of the United States Pavilion by Richard Buckminster Fuller from the 1967 Montreal Exposition.

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Venue name: Shanghai Expo Museum
Opening hours: 9am-5pm, Tuesday to Sunday (last entry at 4.30pm)
English address: No 818, Mengzi Lu, near Longhua Dong Lu, Huangpu district.
Chinese address: 黄浦区蒙自路818号, 近龙华东路.