Shanghai-China : Museums

Shanghai Museum of Public Security

The first polic-themed museum in China, it tracks the century-old history and evolution of the public security authority in Shanghai as well as the contributions of the police team in the prevention of crimes, protection of infrastructure and maintenance of social stability. The facility deals with various aspects of public security like criminal investigation, traffic, jail and fire fighting in an area of 8,500 square meters. It gathers over 10,000 exhibits ranging from late Qing Dynasty to today, from all over the world.

Address: 518, South Ruijin Road, Huangpu District
Tel: +86 21-64720256 24025181
Opening hours: 09:00-16:30 (admission not allowed alter 16:00, closed on Sunday)
Admission: RMB 8 (free on the 10th day of each month)
Getting there: (1) Take subway line 4 to Luban Road station and walk for 10 minutes along Quxi road; (2) Take subway line 9 to Dapu station.