Three Saint Pavilions2015-09-14

To the west of the square of West Sheshan Church, there are three pavilions, namely: Sacred Heart of Jesus Pavilion, Virgin Mary Pavilion and St. Joseph Pavilion.

Sheshan Monastery2015-09-14

At the southwestern foot of West Sheshan and on the former site of Xuanmiao Temple, there are a few buildings. Here lies Sheshan Monastery – a cradle of Catholic priests in China.

Shanghai Happy Valley2015-09-14

Shanghai Happy Valley is part of a corporate brand that includes Shenzhen Happy Valley, Beijing Happy Valley and Chengdu Happy Valley.

Chenshan Botanical Garden2015-09-14

The Chenshan Botanical Garden in Shanghai features beautiful landscapes that are integrated with scientific research.

Catholic Church2012-05-17

Halfway up West Sheshan, there is a towering Catholic church. As early as 1844, French missionary Ningue Paul came to Sheshan to investigate the topography for the construction of a church.

Jingzhe Way2012-05-17

Jingzhe Way is also called Stations of the Cross (Via Dolorosa). From West Sheshan Church on the mountainside to Marian Basilica at the mountain top, there is a zigzag footpath.

Sheshan Marian Basilica2012-05-17

Sheshan Marian Basilica, known as the "Far East's First Church", was built in the 13th year of Emperor Tongzhi's reign in the Qing Dynasty (1874), rebuilt in 1925, and completed construction and opened in November 1935.

Sheshan Observatory2012-05-17

Sheshan Observatory is the oldest astronomical observatory in China. The silver hemispherical building stands in contrast to the Marian Basilica. It was built in the 25th year of Emperor Guangxu’s reign in the Qing Dynasty (1899).

Moon Lake Sculpture Park2012-05-17

The Moon Lake is situated in East Sheshan Park, Xueshan and Fenghuangshan. It is 700m long and 500m wide with an area of 30.4 hectares. The lake is 3-6m deep and contains over 700,000m3 of water.

Meigong Fishing Rock2012-05-17

On the southern slope of the southern peak of East Sheshan, there is a huge boulder. Chen Jiru (nicknamed “Meigong”), a famous writer, calligrapher and painter in the Ming Dynasty(1368-1644 )often fished sitting on the boulder when he lived in seclusion in East Sheshan.

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