Hidden Gem : Admire one man’s 5,000-piece collection of Mao-era public artwork at the Propaganda Poster Art Center .
Best Museum Display : See the city in miniature at the Urban Planning Exhibition Hall .
Smallest Art Gallery : Small in size but big in scope, FQ Projects displays some great modern Chinese art.
Best Contemporary Art : Witness Shanghai’s ever-growing modern art scene at the warehouses of M50 on Moganshan Road.
Most Dramatic : Catch an English-language play at the Ke Center for the Contemporary Arts , a performance facility that’s home to the Shanghai Repertory Theater company.
Best Music : The stunning white Shanghai Concert Hall inside People’s Square hosts regular performances from local and international orchestras, opera companies, and soloists.
Best Event for Bookworms : Held every March, the Shanghai International Literary Festival gathers authors from across the globe for talks and Q&A sessions.
Best Wilderness Experience : The largest green space within city limits, Gongqing Forest Park has pine forests, lakes, and horses, as well as a theme park.
Best Two-Wheeled Adventure : Take a nighttime bike ride around Shanghai with BOHDI Adventures and explore the city in a whole new way.
Unique View of the City : See Shanghai from the saddle or sidecar of a WWII-era motorbike with Shanghai Sideways tours.