Visiting information


Visitors do not need to make reservations in advance. Temporary closures are subject to notice.


Comply with security checks at the entrance. No luggage is permitted in the hall.

Prohibited items: flammable, explosive, toxic, corrosive, radioactive, harmful, or restricted materials, as well as any other items that may endanger public safety.

Entry is denied for:

- Pets, except for guide dogs;

- Individuals who are not properly attired;

- Individuals under the influence of alcohol; and

- Individuals with limited capacity to act.

Prohibitions inside:

- Talking on the phone/in a loud voice;

- Chasing, jostling or lying down on the floor;

- Smoking, drinking, eating or littering;

- Touching exhibits, climbing barriers, or damaging facilities. Damages will incur compensation and legal liability.

- Flash Photography, selfie sticks, or tripods.

- Conducting paid tours or educational activities, or using exhibition resources for commercial purposes.

- Shooting films with professional equipment without prior permission*.

* For filming inquiries, please call 021-53832171 ext. 252 between 8:30 and 11:00 a.m. Monday through Friday (excluding holidays).


Contact our staff for assistance. Follow staff instructions in case of emergencies. 

Guided tour

The Memorial provides free guided tour service (in Chinese) for individuals at regular intervals:

9:30 10:30 13:30 14:30 15:30 16:00

The Memorial provides free guided tour service (in Chinese) for groups with reservations, at:

9:00 9:30 10:00 10:30 13:00 13:30 14:00 14:30 15:00 16:30

Contact us for more information.

Groups that have successfully scheduled a free guided tour should arrive 15 minutes before the scheduled time. If you arrive more than 15 minutes late, the session will be canceled. Groups may attend the following session.


9:00-17:00 (Admission ends at 16:30; closed on Mondays, except for public holidays)


No. 374, South Huangpi Road, Huangpu District, Shanghai, China


Metro Lines 1 and 14 (South Huangpi Road Station), Metro Lines 10 and 13 (Xintiandi Station).



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