Shanghai Art Deco Architecture Private Tour including M50 Creative Park

Shanghai Art Deco Architecture Private Tour including M50 Creative Park
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$58
Duration: 6 hours
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Description

Discover amazing Shanghai Art and Art Deco buildings with Chinese influence on this wonderfully designed 6 hours tour. Art Deco architectures are treasure trove of Shanghai. The first few Art Deco buildings appeared in Shanghai in 1930s, since then Shanghai has become the second biggest city with Art Deco buildings in the world after New York. Unlike other great Art Deco cities, Shanghai Art Deco buildings are not concentrated in one area, but scattered all over the city. This private tour will lead you to the west of Nanjing road, Jiangxi road, smaller streets hidden behind the main area and M50 Creative Park to disclose Shanghai's history, art and individual life of people through stories behind those famous Art Deco buildings. You will be guided by local expert knowledgeable to both colonial history and modern time of China.

Meet up your knowledgeable guide at your hotel lobby at 9:00 am and head up to West Nanjing road. Then walk into the stories and history behind each Art Deco buildings. Your schedule will be arranged as followings:

  • Woo Villa:  "Green House", it was one of the largest and richest residences in the far east. The villa belonged to Mr. Woo, who is a dyeing works magnate. 
  • Former Residence of Bei Songsun:  The father of famous architect I.M.Pei, this Art Deco house is designed with Chinese features and reputed as the outstanding Historical Building of Shanghai City.
  • Peace Hotel: Former Cathay hotel, built by Sir Victor Sassoon, great art deco buidling.
  • Jiangxi road: Wonderful Art Deco buildings lie on the both side of street. 
  • M50 Art Space (M50 Creative Park): One of Shanghai's premier locations for showcasing the city's contemporary art movement.

Discover amazing Shanghai Art and Art Deco buildings with Chinese influence on this wonderfully designed 6 hours tour. Art Deco architectures are treasure trove of Shanghai. The first few Art Deco buildings appeared in Shanghai in 1930s, since then Shanghai has become the second biggest city with Art Deco buildings in the world after New York. Unlike other great Art Deco cities, Shanghai Art Deco buildings are not concentrated in one area, but scattered all over the city. This private tour will lead you to the west of Nanjing road, Jiangxi road, smaller streets hidden behind the main area and M50 Creative Park to disclose Shanghai's history, art and individual life of people through stories behind those famous Art Deco buildings. You will be guided by local expert knowledgeable to both colonial history and modern time of China.