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Hong Kong Maritime Museum

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The Hong Kong Maritime Museum (HKMM), opened at Murray House in Stanley in 2005, is a vibrant, cultural institution dedicated to preserving, collecting and displaying objects that tell the story about trade and maritime in Hong Kong and the Pearl...more
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Man Kwong Street | Central Ferry Pier No. 8, Hong Kong, China
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All reviewsinteractive displaysship modelscouple of hoursseafaring historyearly chineseearly dayson displayopium warslots of historythe star ferry terminalbig bus tickettwo hoursseveral floorsvictoria harbouran interesting placechildren and adultsworth a visit
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I realise that the island is now part of the greater China and this was a limited space, however the Royal Navy played a major part in the development of the previous colony, it also had a major Naval Base in the port (which is...More

Thank clivemrm
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was a very nice, quiet, clean museum. It was nice for adults but still had areas for children. Great view of the harbor.

Thank Kimberly L
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped in here mainly for a break from the heat and were delighted by the air conditioner and the museum itself. There are great views of the harbor from inside and the displays coincided with the view. We spent the better part of 90...More

Thank George S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Excellent and modern museum, takes you through the maritime history of Hong Kong from the earliest days up to the present, with lots of informative and interesting display, models and exhibits. Also refreshingly free of screaming kids - this museum is really for adults with...More

Thank PhilOnHisTravels
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It gives some brief maritime history. Good to bring children there. My child tried to load containers on a vessel and sail a vessel. He enjoyed a lot!

Thank wynsum
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

My boys 10 and 8 spent over 3 hrs here yesterday. The displays are very well set out with enough English translations to get a full understanding of the displays. Great history of Hong Kong showing development of trade and military, treasures salvage and exploration.

Thank MarkWaters1974
Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

Museum is on three floors and lots of information on how the shipping industry evolved from way back. Different ship models you can see and there is ship simulator which is closed at time when we visited. Easily can spend at least two hours over...More

Thank YTOAY
Reviewed 1 August 2018

This museum does a great job of explaining the sea trade routes in Asia and the role they played in the development of Hong Kong. There is a very good explanation of the influence of Britain and the eventual cessation of Hong Kong to Britain....More

Thank Longhorn1977
Reviewed 30 July 2018

As a bit of a history buff and curious about the history of Hong Kong we visited this museum and spent a most enjoyable 3 hours. Most diverse, excellent English captions and the setting on the waterfront was a plus too. On a trip to...More

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Reviewed 29 July 2018

You understand the origins of Hong Kong through the maritime trade with the British, and this museum gives you a superb feeling for that - so much more than a museum of boats and shipping.

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Fst85
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Response from LeeYip | Reviewed this property |
Hi, The price is HK$30 for Adults, HK$15 for seniors/students, children and disabled (aged 60 and above, with valid ID, under 18, and accompanied by a carer). It takes about 2 hours to complete if you really want to... More
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