"Union Building" Shanghai Things to Do Tip by Willettsworld

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The Union Building (on the right of the photo) at No.3 The Bund, was built in 1922 and was used by a number of insurance companies. The building is in Neo-Renaissance style with a symmetrical facade, but with some Baroque style details. The roof features an unusual domed corner pavilion. In 1997 a private equity fund from Singapore purchased the building, and in 2004 converted it to a "high-class" shopping centre, called "Three on the Bund".

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  • Written Jun 22, 2009
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