Entry Ticket Price: 30 yuan
Opening Times: 9:00 am to 5:00 pm (closed on Mondays)
Shanghai Natural History Museum is one of the largest natural sciences museums in Shanghai. It was originally established in Shanghai Cotton Exchange Building in 1950s but it was shifted to Jing’ an Sculpture Park in 2015.
The 45,257 square meters spiral shell shaped museum, comprises of five floors, with three floors underground. If you are planning to visit Shanghai Natural History Museum, start from the fifth floor and make your way down to the first floor. The museum shows descend of evolution, diversity of life and the epic of human civilization. Theme of the museum is to demonstrate the tranquility of nature and its ancient links with the human civilization. What makes it noteworthy is the big majority of dinosaur fossils and vast collection of various species from all over the world. This is a must-go place for nature lovers from all over the world.