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Hong Kong Science Museum

No.2 Science Museum Road, Tsim Sha Tsui East, Kowloon, Hong Kong, China
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Interesting museum with a fascinating Egyptian exhibition

This exhibition featured the mummy of Nestawedjat, a female from Thebes who lived from 700-600 BC... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Honolulu, Hawaii
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Family friendly, great museum for kids

HK science museum has many interactive set ups for toddlers to learn about science. Indoor children... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Singapore, Singapore
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The Science Museum offers more than 500 exhibits, most of which are interactive to encourage exploration. With all the hands-on and engaging activities, it's the perfect way to spend an rainy day with the kids.
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  • Average16%
  • Poor3%
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Hours Today: 10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
No.2 Science Museum Road, Tsim Sha Tsui East, Kowloon, Hong Kong, China
Tsim Sha Tsui
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This exhibition featured the mummy of Nestawedjat, a female from Thebes who lived from 700-600 BC. It also featured the mummy of Tamut, the chantress of Tamun from about 900 BC. It featured the mummy of Irthorru, a priest from Akhmin, from about 600 BC....More

Thank Gershon666
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

HK science museum has many interactive set ups for toddlers to learn about science. Indoor children playground is located at 4th floor. For breastfeeding mothers there are nursing room available too.

Thank corsiva
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Spent an enjoyable afternoon with my 7 year old grandson at the science museum A fabulous array of interactive exhibits to stimulate inquisitive learning. He literally ran from one thing to another and was having a ball At certain times of the day they release...More

Thank Sustur
Reviewed 15 September 2017

The HK Science Museum is especially interesting for kids because it allows them to pedagogically learn science with games and activities. We also benefited from a British Museum exposition on Egypt history.

Thank e-Laurent
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

I came to see the British museum ancient Egypt special exhibition, which was very good. The special exhibition was 30HK$ entry but the main museum was free. Aimed primarily at families, the activities and demonstrations will keep the young ones occupied for hours. Situated right...More

Thank Mark B
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Love the live demo session suitable for family. The admission fee is reasonable and the queue is not long during weekday.

Thank Joemanne
Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

This is not a state of the art science museum, but the attractions are very kids friendly and interactive. Plus it is only 20 HKD for adults and young kids are free. It was a great way to pass a few rainy hours on our...More

Thank masagero
Reviewed 23 August 2017

The top floor children gallery has been recently renovated. The energy machine is definitely fascinating, it only operates every two hours from 11am. Despite the museum isn't that big, we still managed to spend around two hours there as there are so much to see.

Thank chanslot
Reviewed 20 August 2017

The museum seems to cater for kids. The items showing in the museum are for primary school level students. The museum does not provide any advanced scientific items. The museum offer free admission on Wednesday. Go there on Wednesday, you will feel that the museum...More

Thank bwkchang
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

One of the best science museums I've ever visited . Very close to the history museum so you can visit both of them in one day . Very helpful to the kids and also interesting. They will enjoy it. 28 and 5 bus stop is...More

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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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9 August 2017|
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Response from YuliaGR | Reviewed this property |
There is a snack room, but no food sold there, just a vending machine with drinks and a microwave- so my guess is you are expected to bring your own food. All the cafes are way across the street from the museum park, so... More
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5 October 2016|
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Response from Hkase | Reviewed this property |
Yes, Wednesday is free. That's a very good reason to avoid visiting on that day, as it will be even more crowded than usual.
Lia A
30 December 2014|
Response from tbh66 | Reviewed this property |
That is not hong Konkani,, Bid