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Pudong Development Bank (Fazhan Yinhang): Tours & Tickets

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Reviewed 18 May 2019

You have to go inside to really appreciate this building. An example of not just a pretty face on the outside. Pudong Development Bank (the one with the dome), site of the old HSBC Building (originally built in 1923). The inside mosaics ceiling that you'll...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Joseph S
Reviewed 25 November 2018

The exterior of Pudong Development Bank is so stout and grand. The Bank is so smart and the exterior wall and architectural was so impressive. Really iconic!

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Miki N
Reviewed 21 October 2018

This former HSBC (Hong Kong and Shanghai Banking Corporation) Building has been a standout on the Bund since it went up in 1923. At that time, the massive granite building was the second largest in the world. As an architecture buff, I like to look...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Rumples
Reviewed 26 September 2018

Pudong Development Bank (Fazhan Yinhang) - Wow, this really took the cake, good full day spent here.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank emmagta
Reviewed 1 January 2018

Next door to the Customs House is the former HSBC Bank building. Many may not be aware that HSBC stands for the Hong Kong and Shanghai Bank. Established in 1864 in Hong Kong and then 1865 in Shanghai it is by far the most important...More

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank juihong
Reviewed 4 May 2017 via mobile

This used to be the old HSBC building. After the cultural revolution the stunning mosaics in the cupola were all covered over with plaster and rediscovered when restoration work was done. The banking hall is imposing with large imposing columns of Italian marble and the...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Deena63
Reviewed 8 March 2017

From the solid bronze lions and doors that weigh tons, to the intricate ceiling mosaic representing the Greek Pantheon, the financial centers of the 1920's on Earth as well as the roman virtues this building is EPIC! I admire the Chinese for they have preserved...More

Date of experience: January 2017
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Reviewed 11 November 2016

I need to use western union service in there. - sending money - They speak English and very helpful except one staff who was in information counter. She was wearing glasses. As I recall she was the only person who was wearing glasses and not...More

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank kim20111111
Reviewed 8 March 2016

This iconic building is the centrepiece of The Bund. In pictures, movies, brochures, wherever The Bund is shown, this building is most likely in the picture. Originally the Hong Kong and Shanghai Bank (HSBC) building, it was built in 1923 and until 1955 was their...More

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank percyvakil
Reviewed 15 January 2016

Visited many times since Aug 2010-2015 when I lived in Shanghai, Fa Zhan Yin Hang is considered to be one of the oldest banks in China, it goes back all the way to 1930s! Across from it, is the famous Bund in which you can...More

Date of experience: February 2015
Thank Laxiaozi08200912
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