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Hong Kong Museum of History

100 Chatham Rd S, Tsim Sha Tsui East, Kowloon, Hong Kong, China
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100 Chatham Rd S, Tsim Sha Tsui East, Kowloon, Hong Kong, China
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Some really good local history scenes set in the building go for a few hours. I went with a local and saw both the touring exhibition and the permanent one. Well worth going.

Thank Antony L
Reviewed 4 days ago

We enjoy the visit. It was interesting but did not have enough time to visit all the displays. It covered many aspect of HK history that was very informative.

Thank Eileen N
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Its free to enter this musuem, but there some area that u need to pay if u want to enter. I just go to the free area and its really great! Have many film in it that explain about hong kong, and u guys need...More

Thank Nicky B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Walkable from Tsim sha Tsui MTR station.Well planned and chronologically laid out exhibits that take you from early days through the Japanese occupation to present times. Lots of video clips and recreations of things and places that lend authenticity to the story. Good peek into...More

2  Thank jonw_c_jun13
Reviewed 1 week ago

While it appeared that the museum was renovating the exhibits during my visit, my trip to the museum was still  interesting and informative.  (Admission was also free.). You start out by learning about the what the area of Hong Kong was like before humans settled...More

2  Thank zinear
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had been there when they have exhibition, quite busy but good to know more because we paid extra for that. Inside the museum they well managed. You can walk through step by step to check everything without confusing.

Thank Bluebee I
Reviewed 1 week ago

An excellent museum for those interested in history. All well displayed with logical progression throughout the building. Took it all in in a few hours. Signs in Chinese and English. Well worth a look.

Thank TheOracleofOz
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good and fun place to learn about Hong Kong history since pre historical period and everything in relevant what to make Hong Kong a great country til the present time. Staff are nice, even some can't speak English well, they are willing to help you...More

Thank cateaway
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We spent about 3 hours in this lovely museum. The exhibits are set out in chronological order tracing the city's history from the Devonian period up to the modern day. Great use is made of film and life size modelling to bring the past alive....More

1  Thank TenerifeJacquie
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This museum starts hole back in time before we know about HK and then follow up in time. They displays and the different exhibition is of high standard. Felt like back in time This museum is free and it is good to visit with the...More

Thank kmittag
Tsim Sha Tsui
Tsim Sha Tsui is one of the major tourist and shopping
areas of Hong Kong. With a high concentration of
hotels, retail shops and commercial offices – it’s a
busy and bustling neighbourhood that never sleeps. On
the surface, Tsim Sha Tsui seems to only feature an
abundant number of high-end retail stores selling
designer brands and jewelry, owing to its popularity
with high-budget shopping tours. However, it also
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21 March 2017|
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Response from kent3919 | Reviewed this property |
We stayed at the Hotel Icon, so we just walked over. Since you're staying near the airport, a cab ride would be around $200 HKD. Uber is available at very competitive rates and most with very clean vehicles and very... More
9 November 2016|
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Response from Anon | Reviewed this property |
Hi, The HK Museum of Art opposite the Peninsula Hotel in Tsim Sha Tsui is closed. But this is the HK Museum of History and Culture. It was fully open when I visited it ten days ago.
8 August 2016|
Response from yoyo y | Reviewed this property |
You can take the bus (A21) from the airport and get off at the 18th stop (Hong Kong Science Museum) which is just next to Hong Kong Museum of History. :)