China Tobacco Museum is a professional museum approved by the state. The museum was built by a joint donation from the national tobacco industry. China Tobacco Museum is located at Changyang road and Tongbei road junction, Yangpu district, Shanghai.The total construction area of the museum is 9617 square meters.China Tobacco Museum has exhibition halls such as "tobacco development course", "tobacco agriculture", "tobacco industry", "tobacco economy and trade", "tobacco management", "smoking and tobacco control" and "tobacco culture".The museum has rich and colorful collections with high collection and research value.
The architectural style of China Tobacco Museum is unique.Its shape design is based on Columbus ship and Mayan Temple, which is originality in the domestic urban architecture.The middle of its exterior wall is set with giant granite relief sculpture which is 140 meters long and 4.1 meters high. It solidifies the tobacco development course and tobacco culture on the long roll with vivid sculpture technique and exquisite craft. Standing in front of the museum, five large totem pillars engraved with dragon, phoenix, lion, crane and horse mascot add color to the architectural style of the museum.
The China Tobacco Museum also has a fully functional lecture hall for more than 150 people, a guide system for visitors, a database to provide information to researchers, and so on. The China Tobacco Museum is not only repositories of Chinese tobacco knowledge, but also a place for tourism, sightseeing and leisure.
China Tobacco Museum warmly welcomes guests to visit.
Part A：From the forest fires caused by thunder and lightning, primitive people hunt and feed children in the jungle, and to the deeper primitive worship of the sun, it indicates the original background of the origin of the tobacco culture
Part B：Tobacco motifs with a rich Mayan culture reflect the smoking scenes of ancient times.
Shenzhou Wanli："Shenzhou Wanli" large painting murals, 28 meters long, 2.8 meters high, is stored in the hall of China Tobacco Museum. It takes Chinese famous scenic spots as the main content. It is innovative and exquisitely crafted by famous masters and is one of the extremely valuable collections of China Tobacco Museum.
Tobacco history exhibition hall is divided into four exhibition areas. The origin and spread of tobacco, tobacco in the Ming and Qing Dynasties, tobacco during the Republic of China and tobacco after the establishment of People's Republic of China. The exhibition hall, with a large number of documents, cultural relics, as well as photos, scenes, multimedia and other forms, shows the general situation and characteristics of various stages of tobacco in our country. Tobacco was introduced into China from the Wanli period of the Ming Dynasty (1573 to 1620), and spread rapidly. By the middle of Qing Dynasty, it was planted all over China. In the late Qing Dynasty, Britain and the United States and other countries tobacco capital poured into China, and gradually monopolized the Chinese tobacco market. Along with the surging patriotic anti-imperialist movement, the rise of the national tobacco industry and the imperialism monopoly carried out a long-term and unrelenting struggle. After the birth of New China, the tobacco industry gained new life and development. Since China implemented the tobacco monopoly system of "unified leadership, vertical management and exclusive monopoly" in 1982, the tobacco industry has shown sustained, steady and healthy development.
Chinese tobacco has been planted for more than 400 years. Before twentieth Century, tobacco grown in our country was cured by sunshine. In the early twentieth Century, flue-cured tobacco was introduced into our country. At present, China has become a major producer of flue-cured tobacco, white burley tobacco, aromatic tobacco and local tobacco and other types of tobacco production. Tobacco Agriculture Museum from China tobacco agricultural development history, tobacco varieties, planting tobacco, tobacco curing, tobacco pest control, tobacco grading and other aspects, through the cultural relics, documents, photos, and other forms of multimedia model, show the history and current situation of agricultural development China tobacco
Since 1891 American old Jin Long cigarette factory opened in Tianjin, Chinese tobacco industry experienced the arduous and tortuous. After the founding of new China, especially since the reform and opening up, along with the large-scale technical transformation of the industry, as well as new technology, new equipment, new technology and new materials are widely used, China tobacco industry have developed rapidly. At the same time, the "science and technology tobacco industry" strategy has been accelerated, and the continuous improvement of the tobacco industry, science and technology and education system has laid a solid foundation for the sustained development of China's tobacco industry. Through a large number of cultural relics, charts, models, photographs and multimedia and other forms, the tobacco industry museum shows the history and present situation of the development of Chinese cigarette industry from hand mill to modern production.
There are three parts of the main contents in this exhibition, domestic sales, import and export trade, economic assistance and cooperation. According to historical records. Since 1575, tobacco passed through Lv Song, Macao, Taiwan then entered into the mainland of China. In 1888, American Fiske brought "Pinhai" brand of 10 cigarettes to Shanghai for trial sales. In 1898, Turkish tobacco traders transported their brand "Orchid" cigarettes produced at Shanghai Taipei Tobacco Factory to India for sale, opened a precedent for the export of Chinese cigarettes. After the founding of new China, China Tobacco carried out economic assistance to Third World countries such as Asia, Africa and Latin America. Since the 1980s, China's tobacco industry has further strengthened its economic and technological cooperation with the international tobacco community.
Through a large number of documents and cultural relics in different historical periods, the Tobacco Management Museum shows the evolution of China's tobacco administration system, the evolution of the tobacco tax system and the basic general situation of the current tobacco monopoly administration. And it fully demonstrates that establishing a tobacco monopoly management system in China is in line with the characteristics and inherent requirements of tobacco's own existence and development and is an inevitable result of tobacco development and social development.
Smoking and Tobacco Control Exhibition Hall is composed of three parts: state leaders and tobacco control work, smoking is harmful and smoking is controlled, tobacco control and harm reduction. The museum utilizes the development history of smoking and tobacco control as the main line, by showing the history of tobacco control at home and abroad, the relevant laws, the scientific and technological innovation work of China tobacco, the work of "Lowering Tar and Reducing Harm of Tobacco", reflected the efforts of tobacco industry in promoting scientific and technological progress and reducing the risk of smoking.
Tobacco rooted in China for more than four hundred years, integrated into social life, and combined with traditional Chinese culture, produced a deep rooted tobacco culture. This hall is based on detailed cultural relics and literature, supplemented by figures, shapes, scenes and multimedia images, showing the history of Chinese tobacco culture. The exhibition is divided into great men, celebrities and tobacco, tobacco smoke and ethnic customs and customs classification, smoking, cigarette cigarette, pictures, posters, etc. and spark igniter.