People will be able to purchase tickets for the Shanghai Astronomical Museum, which will soon open from Monday.
The museum, known as the largest in the world, will officially open its doors to the public on July 18. Visiting hours are 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m., Tuesday to Sunday. But it will also open its doors on July 19, the first Monday following its opening.
A reservation under his real name is compulsory for all. People can purchase tickets from the museum’s official website (www.sstm-sam.org.cn) or from the WeChat account (gh_f1afa6047afc) seven days before a visit. An identity card can only buy one ticket. Each visitor is required to wear a mask and show their health QR code.
Note that when purchasing tickets, visitors must choose the time of their visit, morning (9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.) or afternoon (12:30 p.m. to 3 p.m.).
An adult ticket costs 30 yuan (US $ 6.4) per person. Tickets for military family members and those aged 60 to 70 are priced at 25 yuan per person. Tickets for students and children over 1.3 meters tall or over six years old are priced at 15 yuan per person.
Free tickets are offered to people over 70, retired civil servants and children under 6.
The museum can accommodate a maximum of 6,000 people per day.
The museum is located at 380 Lingang Avenue. Metro line 16 is the best route.