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Hong Kong Heritage Museum

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Address: 1 Man Lam Rd, Sha Tin, New Territories, Hong Kong, China (Formerly Heritage Museum)
Name/address in local language
Phone Number:
852 2180 8188
Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
Fee: Yes

The Heritage Museum houses exhibits covering art, history and culture....

The Heritage Museum houses exhibits covering art, history and culture. Guided tours and activities for children are offered.

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Chinese Culture & Art. Worth a Visit!

Anyone who loves culture, art etc., should give this place a visit, whether the exhibitions are permanent or transitory, free or paid. I visited during March 2017 and was... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Carlo I
Adelaide, Australia
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Adelaide, Australia
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Anyone who loves culture, art etc., should give this place a visit, whether the exhibitions are permanent or transitory, free or paid. I visited during March 2017 and was fortunate enough to catch the Bruce Lee exhibition. Been a fan of his work as a martial artist, actor and person. A real insight into his life seeing the exhibits and... More 

Thank Carlo I
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

As its name, HK Heritage Museum. Interesting place to visit if you have enough time because the museum locate in Shatin area which may take more times for transit especially if you stay in famous area like Hong Kong side or TST. For MRT you can go to Che Kung Temple station and walk for a while to the museum.... More 

1 Thank TiddyWallapa
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Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

Currently has a free admission exhibition on the life of legendary martial artist Bruce Lee till 2018. A great gallery of his personal possessions, photos and artifacts. A must-see for Bruce's fans!

1 Thank Simon Y
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Reviewed 9 March 2017

Museum is common in every country. This museum is special because you can bring your experience and memory home. The gift shop is like a library of collectibles around the world. The padt and present thematic exhibitions related merchandises can be found there. From Russian royal family faberge eggs to ancient Chinese royal ceramic, these merchandises are so creative that... More 

1 Thank Howard L
Cleveland, Ohio
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

The museum is renovating certain parts of its exhibit space. We still are glad we went and we enjoyed our visit. Free admission. The Bruce Lee documentary (movie) is very well made and informative. Easy walk with excellent signage from the Che Kung Temple station.

Thank Billiken82
Melbourne, Australia
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Reviewed 28 February 2017

I am fascinated by history and the collection of ceramics/pottery from over the past 15 or so centuries really caught my interest as did the Hong Kong history section. Probably not for everyone especially if you wished to see "flashy" exhibits with a lot of bells and whistles..

1 Thank Rob S
Brisbane, Australia
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Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

What a treat to visit this museum and check out heaps of private collection and information on the life of the worlds most famous King Fu Master. It was extremely informative and was really well presented.

Thank Denis P
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Reviewed 15 February 2017

This is an excellent museum, with an eclectic mix of historical(pottery from ancient times) and the (relatively) current, with an excellent exhibition of Bruce Lee and his importance to modern HK culture and its now-famous movie industry. Entrance to the museum is free-and it's well worth your time; definitely visit.

1 Thank hrtraveler
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 11 February 2017

The visit to this museum was not worth our time and we only spent about half an hour there. The main exhibition was Bruce Lee and the wedding ceremonies. There was a documentary showing in the theatre and we only stayed for about five minutes as the full documentary lasts about an hour and a half and it was of... More 

1 Thank hcw092011
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Reviewed 31 January 2017 via mobile

A nice building. A children's fun area that is well intended, but a lot of broken exhibits. Excellent exhibition on weddings in the forbidden city, but extremely busy. Main exhibition on village life in the New Territories was closed for renovation until the summer. Bruce Lee exhibition ok but a lot of fighting for little kids. Recommend to check which... More 

2 Thank Toby L

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