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Shanghai Museum of Sun Yat-sen's Former Residence

No.7 Xiangshan Road, Shanghai, China
+86 21 5465 9050
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Former French Concession
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Reviewed 19 June 2016

Well laid out museum outlining the life & contribution of this well known Chinese figure Actual furniture of the family Much is in Chinese but some English captions to assist your understanding

Thank Darrel J
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Reviewed 23 May 2016

There is a big sign at the main road to direct you to walk along a smaller road. It is not very easy to find but look out for a primary school. The place is just next to the primary school. The visit is not...More

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Reviewed 9 March 2016

There was an ante-structure that described the relationship between Sun Yat Sen and the Canadian Chinese (did you know that his aide de camp was Canadian, and white -- and that the Canadian Chinese raised the funds to purchase this house in Shanghai), which was...More

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Reviewed 26 January 2016

A great museum to visit and learn about Sun Yat-sen's part in the Chinese revolution, simple recorded guides which add to the captions on the pictures and artifacts kept in glass cabinets. Fairly easy to find by metro and then a walk, has brown tourist...More

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Reviewed 8 July 2015

Interesting to note the low foot traffic here in that this was now built and expanded from the original residence into a museum, yet not a whole lot of visitors. It is a sad comment on the knowledge of China's modern founding father. For the...More

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Reviewed 5 June 2015 via mobile

First, this residence and exhibit areas have maintained an aural in probably very close to when it was lived-in by this hero of Chinese revolutionaries. I found the current exhibit's emphasis on the inks to Canada to very intriguing. Not sure there is much of...More

Thank SouthEndGuy
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Reviewed 1 June 2015 via mobile

You can combine this with a nice walk through Fuxing Park and the Sinan Mansions area. Sun Yatsen was the Republic's first president and revered as the father of China. This is a small museum with various relics - including, bizarrely, the stethoscope etc of...More

Thank 4DeltaMike
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Reviewed 2 February 2015

We were staying in the French area and so this was very near our hotel. It is very interesting something I did not know much about. After the visit I felt more informed about China's history. It is also a pleasant place to go with...More

Thank VioletJ
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Reviewed 13 January 2015

Dr. Sun Yat-Sen is considered the founder of modern China. He is revered in Hong Kong, Taiwan and China - a rare thing for these three places to all be on the same page. The museum is not English friendly, and it's best to have...More

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Reviewed 4 December 2014

The Museum to Sun Yat Sen's life is in the first building. One of the rooms has a "library" -books that indicate Sun Yat Sen was interested in militaries, economics (especially trains) and social cultures. His world travels were more than I realized, nor did...More

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Former French Concession
While there are technical borders to the area formerly
governed by the French in Shanghai, the "French
Concession" of today is an amorphous neighborhood that
is a favorite of the city's foreign residents. While
it is mostly within the Xuhui district, residents will
sometimes include parts of Jing'an and Luwan in their
mental maps of the Former French Concession. The area
seems frozen in time, characterized by quiet,
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