China′s first subway museum opens in Shanghai

Visitors operate the optical sandbox of the Shanghai subway in the museum, October 27, 2014. Photos: CNSPHOTO

Shanghai Metro Museum, China′s first metro museum, opens on October 28, 2014. Hundreds of citizens have submitted their visit reservations. As China′s only professional metro museum, more than sixty exhibition items are available in the museum at present. The museum is now collecting "memory" exhibits from the public, expecting objects related to Shanghai subway can be gathered together.

It is said that the second phase of the museum is under consideration. In addition to expand the exhibition area, "mysterious" places like the subway parking lot, and control center will be included in the museum.

Visitors walk in the simulated subway tunnels, October 27, 2014.     

A visitor operates the subway simulator, October 27, 2014.  

Visitors can watch the subway stations and systems by moving the large electromechanical system model, October 27, 2014.   

A visitor plays games in the museum, October 27, 2014.   

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