Drone captures Xuhui charm

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History is never far away in a district known as the cradle of Shanghai's civilization and the city's southwest portal.
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Ancient and modern in Xuhui District.
Drone captures Xuhui charm
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Xuhui District

Xuhui District is the source of Shanghai’s civilization and the city’s southwest portal. Xu Guangqi, a renowned scientist in the Ming Dynasty (1368-1644), made a speech here to take the lead in cultural exchanges between the East and the West. 

A drone recorded scenes from the district, including historical and cultural preservation areas along Hengshan Road and Fuxing Road, art spaces and AI industrial clusters. 

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The Xu Guangqi Memorial Hall

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Longhua Temple

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Huang Daopo Memorial Hall

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The Xujiahui commercial area, one of Shanghai’s primary business zones and a symbol of the city’s business prosperity, features shopping malls including the Grand Gateway, the Oriental Department Store and the Pacific Department Store. 

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Metro City in Xujiahui

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A general view of the area from above

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Xujiahui Cathedral, built in 1906, was the first cathedral in the Far East at the time and the first church in China built in the Western architectural style. 

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The former EMI Group building where the national anthem was recorded lies in Xujiahui Park.

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The riverside area was one of the cradles for national industries in the 20th century.


Drone captures Xuhui charm
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Drone captures Xuhui charm
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Drone captures Xuhui charm
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Drone captures Xuhui charm
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The main building of the Long Museum is characterized by its “umbrella arch” structures.

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The international AI center at the West Bund features 230-meter twin towers.

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Historical and cultural preservation areas along Hengshan Road and Fuxing Road

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The former residence of Soong Ching Ling, one of national key cultural relics protection units

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The former residence of literary giant Ba Jin is where he spent most of his time in Shanghai. 

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Wukang Mansion, designed by renowned architect Laszlo Hudec, was the city’s first apartment building in veranda style. 

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Shanghai Medical College of Fudan University

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Shanghai Medical College of Fudan University

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Shanghai Jiao Tong University

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The Shanghai branch of the Chinese Academy of Sciences

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Caohejing Hi-Tech Park is home to many hi-tech enterprises.

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Caohejing Hi-Tech Park

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Shanghai Stadium

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Shanghai Botanical Garden

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Shanghai Botanical Garden

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Xujiahui Park

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Avenues feature cherry trees on both sides

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Shanghai Symphony Hall

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Shanghai Peking Opera Theater

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Longhua Cemetery of Revolutionary Martyrs

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Shanghai South Railway Station

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Tank Shanghai

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Yuz Museum

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