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Hong Kong Museum of History

100 Chatham Rd S, Tsim Sha Tsui East, Kowloon, Hong Kong, China
852-27249042
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100 Chatham Rd S, Tsim Sha Tsui East, Kowloon, Hong Kong, China
Tsim Sha Tsui
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852-27249042
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

A very good exhibition looking at the history of Hong Kong from prehistoric times to the modern day. Lots of artefacts and quite spectacular displays

Thank Gemma H
Reviewed 2 days ago

Quick visit to learn a little more in this excellent museum. Looked at the archeology and the settlement of Buddhist monks from India /Asia in Tuen Mun area. There's too much to see - free entry!

Thank SimplyFred
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

the preservation and promotion of Hong Kong is finely achieved when one visits the History Museum. from its environment gallery to the modern metropolis section, culture it's peoples follow the rise and rise of HK to what it has become today. lots of school kids...More

Thank JChan11889
Reviewed 3 days ago

This Museum is nicely done. It takes you through Hong Kong from Prehistoric to Modern Day. Exhibits were so well done as you moved through time. We loved our afternoon at the Museum. They had a great Museum Store also. Such Memories.

Thank dawnandrews33
Reviewed 5 days ago

We are so happy to see such an interesting museum and there is not too many people.The exhibits were wonderful. We saw many families taking photo with the exhibits. There are plenty things to see there.

Thank anitawin88
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is an extensive museum with the full spectrum of Hong Kong history beginning from when the earth was formed right up to Hong Kong being turned back over to the Chinese. Lots to see and study, with areas made to look like historic streets...More

Thank 422sallyu
Reviewed 1 week ago

Awesome overview of HK history. The free section of the museum is really awesome, and it can be a pretty good 1-2 hour trip just in the free section. They also have paid exhibitions for the museum, but I actually thought the free section of...More

Thank Shanghaibebop
Reviewed 1 week ago

Free entry to this huge museum with a variety of displays from the pre-historic era onwards. Free tours in English are provided at certain times - check the website. These are scheduled for 1.5 hours. The one we did took 2 hours, but no complaints....More

Thank Richard B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great way to spend an afternoon if you want to get away from the heat, shopping or eating. It’s also free! Interesting exhibits, short films and displays. It gives you the full history of Hong Kong, much of it unknown to me, even after visiting...More

Thank AUSYTRAVELLOR
Reviewed 1 week ago

This museum shows HK's history from the its formation millions of years ago until today. lovely exhibitions. Suitable for kids too.

Thank Michal A
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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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Just_J0an
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
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Jyyan
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.
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NLC530
8 August 2016|
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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. :)
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