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Hong Kong Heritage Discovery Centre

Haiphong Road, Tsim Sha Tsui, Kowloon, Hong Kong, China
852- 22084400
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A little gem

This is small museum but a must see for anyone interested in the development of Hong Kong over... read more

Reviewed 16 April 2018
Ruth117
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England, United Kingdom
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Another amazing HK museum

We had the good fortune to rediscover the Hong Kong Heritage Discovery Centre on a recent trip and... read more

Reviewed 8 December 2017
Mindkandy
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San Francisco
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Haiphong Road, Tsim Sha Tsui, Kowloon, Hong Kong, China
Tsim Sha Tsui
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852- 22084400
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"free museum"
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"permanent exhibition"
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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
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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

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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
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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

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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

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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.

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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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Reviewed 3 May 2017

A very creative and historical museum! Lots of info and was never boring. It became even more interactive at the end to finish with a bang! Located in Kowloon Park, I came here based on the reviews and was not disappointed. It is a great...More

Thank Sterling E
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Reviewed 19 April 2017 via mobile

And this is one of them! A very good and informative free attraction with interactive exhibits and suitable for all ages. Located inside Kowloon park and definitely worth an hour of your time. 1679.

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Reviewed 8 April 2017

This is a really cool museum with a lot of history and interesting displays. The fact that it is in the middle of Kowloon Park makes it even more special. I was especially impressed with the Ming Dynasty display with excavated Ming pottery under the...More

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