Jing An Sculpture Park - unique Sculpture Park in the heart of Shanghai City
Last Update: 8th October 2020
Jing An Sculpture Park is located in the east of Jing An District, Shanghai. You will see various sculptures in the park. The sculptures are changed regularly. You will find the great works by sculpture masters from all over the world, such as Arne Quinze, Philip Ichiri, and Ponce.
- Chinese Name: Jingan Diaosu Gongyuan (静安雕塑公园)
- Area: 6.5 x hectares
- Things to do there: Photography, Sculpture
- Who visits: Photographers, Artists, Art Learners
- Time required: 1 x Hour
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What to expect at Jing An Sculpture Park
The overall landscape image of Jing An Sculpture Park is simple and exquisite. It is a successful example that fully reflects the organic combination of gardening techniques of a modern garden and traditional gardening ideas.
Jing An Sculpture Park has introduced 32 pieces of sculptures from all over the world since 2008. You will see the Sculpture of Cihang. This large and simple installation undoubtedly implies a dual meaning, creating a sculpture similar to expansion and creating a strange public space close to the alien world. Its shape seems to be affected by a tornado, full of fragility and movement.
The Sculpture of Confluence by Ponce not only shows the world, but also shows the paradise outside the world. The Sculpture of Harmony by Ponce vividly reflects his harmony idea, richness and happiness to the world through light projection. People can also identify the enthusiasm and smoothness of the characteristics from Wings of Dawn by Ponce.
In addition, there are various types of plants at the park including camphor, hackberry, zelkovas, cedar, acer rubrum, slash pine, flower bamboo, plum, osmanthus, etc.
Best time to visit Jing An Sculpture Park
The best time to visit Jing An Sculpture Park is in the morning during the opening hours.
The best months to visit are from March to November.
How to get to Jing An Sculpture Park
There are a few buses passing by the park. Therefore, there are a few options.
- Rent a vehicle to the market. This is the quickest and most direct option.
- Take Bus 869, 36, 109, 974, 952B and Bus 933 to the park.
- Take Metro Line 1 and Line 13 to the park.
Additional Jing An Sculpture Park Travel Advice
- Opening hours: 06:00 – 20:30 (October 1 – April 30); 05:00 – 21:00 (May 1 – September 30)
- Admission fee: free
- Please take care of your children.
- Please do not touch the sculptures.
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