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Hong Kong Maritime Museum

Man Kwong Street | Central Ferry Pier No. 8, Hong Kong, China
+852 3713 2500
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The Hong Kong Maritime Museum (HKMM), opened at Murray House in Stanley in 2005, is a vibrant, cultural institution dedicated to preserving, collecting and displaying objects that tell the story about trade and maritime in Hong Kong and the Pearl River Delta. Since 2013, the Museum has been relocated to the picturesque Victoria Harbour at Central Pier No. 8. An independent, non-profit registered charity, HKMM is supported by the shipping industry, the business community, private individuals and the Hong Kong SAR Government. HKMM houses 15 galleries including a venue space for special exhibitions and events, a resource centre, a roof-top social enterprise café, and a gift shop. HKMM promotes Hong Kong, China and Asia's maritime history and heritage as well as the vital role that ships and the sea play in our past, present and future. It also offers visitors a variety of public programmes including guided tours, workshops, public talks, and school, community and family activities.
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Hours Today: 09:30 - 17:30
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Man Kwong Street | Central Ferry Pier No. 8, Hong Kong, China
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Reviewed 22 February 2017

The tickets for this museum was included in our Hop On Hop Off Big Bus tickets and we decided to 'fit this in' between a bus tour and the night tour. We weren,t able to spend too much time here but it was very interesting...More

Thank ABlackCountryLass
Reviewed 8 February 2017 via mobile

I wanted to visit the museum to see a model of a ferry my uncle used to Captain. However I was interested to discover so much through the exhibits. Very well presented but we probably needed another couple of hours to take it all in...More

Thank Siwan
Reviewed 6 February 2017

We had admission included as part of our Big Red Bus ticket so went in because of that rather than any great desire to see the museum. We were pleasantly surprised and a compact but well laid out and interesting museum covering shipping and trade...More

Thank traveller175England
Reviewed 3 February 2017

The top floor of the museum has a ship simulator. You can try your skill at navigating around Victoria Harbour. Very entertaining for the kids. The entries are timed. Inquire at the front desk. The display of ancient maps is a highlight of the museum.

Thank Wei Y
Reviewed 3 February 2017

The museum looks quite small from the outside -- in fact, it's a converted Star Ferry Pier -- but it's fairly packed with a lot of curated models (of various sea vessels), actual pieces (including the intriguing Gentiloni paintings), and very informative panels from the...More

Thank pensivepeacock
Reviewed 3 February 2017

Located centrally on the HK waterfront this extensive museum is interesting and well laid out with a variety of displays which are bilingually explained so that they may be enjoyed by english speakers.

Thank Michael S
Reviewed 2 February 2017

If you are interested in ships and seafaring activities, this is worth visiting. It costs HK$15 for seniors (aged over 60).

Thank Shell W
Reviewed 29 January 2017

Since free admission was included in our Big Bus ticket, we decided to go to the Maritime Museum and were extremely pleased. The museum traces the maritime history of China from antiquity to the 20th century and is inclusive of maritime law and lore around...More

Thank יואל ק
Reviewed 27 January 2017 via mobile

We went to this museum the second day we in Hong Kong. This is a very detailed museum that contains a lot of information on ships and shipping. It cost us $15 HK as the seniors age was 60 years. The museum is located on...More

Thank 2torontotraveller
Reviewed 17 January 2017 via mobile

As Hong Kong locals, we had a fascinating visit to this well designed, nicely procured museum - much to our surprises! Apart from a wide spread of maritime artefacts which are expected . The museum contained interesting exhibits on the coastal development of Hong Kong...More

Thank cecilia c
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Fst85
Hello! what is the current entrance price ticket? is it far from the cbd? How long does this activity last? Thanks in advance!
28 September 2016|
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Response from LeeYip | Reviewed this property |
Hi, The price is HK$30 for Adults, HK$15 for seniors/students, children and disabled (aged 60 and above, with valid ID, under 18, and accompanied by a carer). It takes about 2 hours to complete if you really want to... More
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