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Former Kowloon-Canton Railway Clock Tower

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This 44 metre tall clock tower used to be part of the former Kowloon-Canton Railway Terminus.
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Salisbury Road, Waterfront Promenade, Hong Kong, China
Tsim Sha Tsui
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Reviewed 4 days ago

The clock tower standing 44 meters high and made of red bricks and granite blocks was completed in 1915 as part of the Kowloon Canton Railway Station. It is an interesting old piece of history where not a lot else remains and worth a look...More

Thank Oldjack
Reviewed 8 October 2018 via mobile

It's nice to see a bit of Hong Kong's colonial past on the waterfront near the Ocean Terminal. Viewabke from land or harbor, you'll know that Kowloon was once British.

Thank EC13091
Reviewed 7 September 2018

The clock tower is a brilliant reminder of the colonial past. It is both historically significant and architecturally stunning. Worth a visit once in the area.

Thank ASeenath
Reviewed 17 August 2018

Amid the modern flair of Tsim Sha Tsui, the old clock tower is a reminder of the colonial past. It formed part of the railway station to China. Although the station was demolished, the busy traffic remains till now. A good photo stop.

Thank Leonhkny
Reviewed 10 August 2018

Located at the site of the now defunct Kowloon-Canton Railway terminus, the clock Tower stands near the present-day Star Ferry concourse in Tsim Sha Tsui. It stands as a reminder of Hong Kong's Colonial past. It also stands as a landmark from the age of...More

Thank Rick_Perth_Australia
Reviewed 30 July 2018

People say it's more than 100 years old. The clock tower is very near to the Victoria harbour. Very nice place to explore some history and take some memorable pics.

Thank Alok_Nahata
Reviewed 29 July 2018 via mobile

Great views of Victoria Harbor. There were a few street performers the day we went. I didn't see any public restrooms but there were lots os restaurants you could run into. Wish we would've gone back for the night light show.

Thank wendysN8578SJ
Reviewed 11 July 2018

I always love this landmark, especially at night. The city lights near the harbour and this Clock Tower standing with its beauty. If you are a historical and culture lover, it's a must visit. This location is very near to other attractions, i.e Victoria Harbour,...More

Thank Felynne C
Reviewed 6 July 2018

We initially coulnd't tell if the clock tower was the original or a reproduction as it was in such excellent condition. It's worth a look at if you're in the region. We couldn't read the info on the plague as we visited in the dark...More

Thank beryl_be
Reviewed 1 July 2018

If you see this as just another clock tower, it's just okay; but if you realize how long it's been here, look at some old photos, and think about how they incorporated it into the modern architecture nearby, it's pretty amazing. It's definitely one of...More

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