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Hong Kong Heritage Discovery Centre

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Another interesting site

If you are interested in marine history this is the place to visit. Close to the Central Star Ferry... read more

Reviewed 20 June 2018
Paul D
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Toronto, Canada
A hidden gem in Kowloon Park

My wife and I have recently returned from spending 10 days in Kowloon -Hong Kong. Our hotel - The... read more

Reviewed 28 May 2018
Mitchell-Family-01
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Romsey, Victoria
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Haiphong Road, Tsim Sha Tsui, Kowloon, Hong Kong, China
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Reviewed 20 June 2018

If you are interested in marine history this is the place to visit. Close to the Central Star Ferry system, it has combined the history of the harbour with the now popular pastime of shopping!

Thank Paul D
Reviewed 28 May 2018

My wife and I have recently returned from spending 10 days in Kowloon -Hong Kong. Our hotel - The Kimberley, was only a five minute walk from Kowloon Park which we visited on a number of occasions. Whilst walking through the park on our first...More

1  Thank Mitchell-Family-01
Reviewed 26 May 2018

Truly a hub to learn about HK heritage from its building, preservation and conservation efforts ...traditions and cultural behaviours U see the unearthing of HK past history that backdate till BC period, and a display of archaeological dug-outs! Wow , good job in the display...More

2  Thank Jay H
Reviewed 16 April 2018 via mobile

This is small museum but a must see for anyone interested in the development of Hong Kong over generations. Beautifully presented and highly informative, there were staff everywhere to guide the way. The highlight though was not an exhibit, but watching a class of primary...More

Thank Ruth117
Reviewed 8 December 2017

We had the good fortune to rediscover the Hong Kong Heritage Discovery Centre on a recent trip and to see its free (most museums are free in HK) exhibition on the Maritime Silk Road. Different rooms displayed the findings from archaeological digs in different parts...More

2  Thank Mindkandy
Reviewed 18 November 2017

Located in Kowloon Park (which is a lovely, peaceful and quiet park to visit in the middle of Kowloon), this centre traces Hong Kong's cultural and historical roots through very impressive galleries of photographs, displays of artefacts, interactive media, videos and displays. A must to...More

Thank Ann K
Reviewed 31 October 2017

The beating heart of the Hong Kong Heritage Discovery Centre, located at Kowloon Park in the center of Tsim Sha Tsui, is dedicated to an impressive permanent exhibition, reflecting culture, historical themes, cooking, eating and housing of the Chinese population documented from different periods of...More

Thank buaya40
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

The good thing about this museum is that it's in the middle of the Kowloon Park so you get the spend more time in the park itself and then you can go inside enjoy your time it will take you like two hours. And no...More

Thank MoeEwidah
Reviewed 8 August 2017

For free, this nice museum is located in a cute park and has some interesting exhibits covering archeology and architecture of Hong Kong. Some great kid's exhibits as well.

Thank Winstonthedog
Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

The exhibits on display include artefacts and information related to the history and cultures of Hong Kong and surrounding environs.

Thank Andrew H
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Tsim Sha Tsui is one of the major tourist and shopping
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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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