A magical journey at TV tower
The iconic Shanghai Oriental Pearl TV Tower in the Pudong New Area is staging three multimedia circular dome projection shows every night this month, the tower operator announced on Monday.
The "Fancy Shanghai" 360-degree multimedia projection show covers 2,200 square meters and display the historical changes, landscape, architecture and culture of Shanghai.
The magical visual journey is staged at the zero-meter hall of the tower. Each show lasts 12 minutes. It is free though reservations are required on the tower's WeChat account.
Thirty high-definition projectors are used to take the audience on an adventure exploring Shanghai with performances at 7pm, 8pm and 8:30pm.
Shanghai's cultural and tourism authorities recently released a list of more than 100 cultural venues and tourist attractions that open at night, including the tower.
It is part of the city's efforts to enrich the night life of residents and promote the development of a night economy.
The list includes 105 scenic spots, art galleries, museums, parks, bookstores, and tourist and cultural complexes across the city, the Shanghai Administration of Culture and Tourism said.