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HSBC Main Building

1 Queen's Road Central | HSBC Central Plaza, Hong Kong, China
852 2544 0081
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Really tall

HSBC is the main bank of HK. You can see this building from some places near Central district... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Torrance, California
Interesting building

Very impressive building located in Central Hong Kong. I think when it was built it was the most... read more

Reviewed 27 May 2017
Sofia, Bulgaria
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HSBC Main Building is a headquarters building of The Hongkong and Shanghai Banking Corporation. The building can be reached from Exit K of Central MTR Station and facing Statue Square.
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  • Very good45%
  • Average25%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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1 Queen's Road Central | HSBC Central Plaza, Hong Kong, China
852 2544 0081
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

HSBC is the main bank of HK. You can see this building from some places near Central district because it is very tall. There are statues of Lion which is the symbol of HSBC. If you need to use ATM, use one in here because...More

Thank minimize940314
Reviewed 27 May 2017

Very impressive building located in Central Hong Kong. I think when it was built it was the most expensive building in the world.

Thank Ogi0
Reviewed 14 May 2017

HSBC Banking Building is a good see if you are in the Central area. The HSBC has two bronze statues of Lions in front of the building which are very cool to check out. I recommend going online and searching "the history of the HSBC...More

Thank JaCoby-Jennifer M
Reviewed 20 April 2017 via mobile

It's worth taking the time to explore the historic information below the glass atrium They give both a history of the bank and HK The mark of the original shoreline shows how much the city has spread into the bay The history of the lions...More

Thank Rotiman1
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

It's a cool building. Very modern in style. I tend to like things that look old and less modern but it was nice enough.

Thank LostALot22
Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

Apparently this was the world's most expensive building upon completion in 1985 and it still impresses. The lions out front are from the old bank HQ and even have bullet holes from the Japanese invasion and occupation during WW2. It all looks fantastic at night...More

Thank TheOExpress
Reviewed 10 February 2017 via mobile

During our 10 days new year trip to Hongkong we have seen loads of impressive architecture and even more the (his)story about each building. HSBC Building at the Queens Road belongs def. to one must visit and learn. I say learn, bec there are many...More

Thank Reckless_V-o-L
Reviewed 4 February 2017

Described as a cathedral of finance.Famous lion statues at base of building. Escalator access to interior enables viewing of the spectacular atrium.

Thank Michael S
Reviewed 4 February 2017

Passed by HSBC after getting off the bus. Nice exterior design but not much to see in the interior unless you are looking for some banking services.

Thank Quack H
Reviewed 1 February 2017 via mobile

If you dont have any bank issues to deal with, you neednt go here specially. If you want to see the building, you can see from tsim sha shui. The building itself isnt that attractive in my opinion. However, it is the main building of...More

Thank cpcog
When people think of Hong Kong, most imagine movies
with famous skyscrapers dominating the skyline. The
area widely known as Central is the major financial
hub and entertainment district, which truly lives up
to the saying, “work hard, play hard.” Bars stay open
late into the night and there just happens to be a
street party every weekend. Although everything seems
to be operating at lightning speed, Central is full of
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