Museums & Monuments
Hong Kong Museum of Coastal Defence
Museum documenting the history of the invasion of Hong Kong by Japan dring WWII as well as presenting the history of 600 years of coastal defence. Open from 10:00-17:00, closed Thursdays. At 175 Tung Hei Road, Shau Kei Wan, Hong Kong.
Kat Tin Wai Walled Village
Ancient preserved village from the Ming dynasty, constructed with traditional brickwork. Kam Tin, Yuen Long, New Territories.
Fireboat Alexander Grantham Exhibition Gallery
Locally constructed fireboat from the 1950s is available for display in order to educate the public about local rescue services tradition, as well as vessel-building. Monday and Wednesday to Sunday 10:00-18:00. Quarry Bay Park, Hong Kong.
Hong Kong Maritime Museum
The museum houses over 500 exhibits including paintings, ceramics and models of old and modern ships. Semi permanent and temporary exhibitions and educational events. Open Tuesday to Sunday 10:00-18:00 at Murray House, Stanley Plaza, Stanley, Hong Kong.
Tai Fu Tai Mansion
Traditional Chinese architecture from the Qing Dynasty. Open daily (except Tuesdays) 09:00-17:00. Wing Ping Tsuen, San Tin, Yuen Long, Hong Kong.
Hong Kong Museum of History
Museum showcasing Hong Kongs historical and cultural heritage. Natural history, ethnography, archaeology and local history collections. Open every day except Tuesdays 10:00-18:00 (17:00 on Sundays). 100 Chatham Road South, Tsim Sha Tsui, Kowloon.
Hong Kong Museum of Medical Sciences
Museum tracing the history of medical science development in Hong Kong. Also compares traditional Chinese and Western medicine. Open Tuesday to Saturday from 10:00-17:00 and Sundays from 13:00-17:00. 2 Caine Lane, Mid-Levels, Hong Kong.
Hong Kong Correctional Services Museum
Nine different galleries, a mock guard tower and two mock cells. Open Tuesday to Sunday from 10:00-17:00 at 45 Tung Tau Wan Road, Stanley, Hong Kong.
Trick Eye Museum Hong Kong
Trick Eye Museum originated in South Korea and has now descended on Hong Kong at the Peak Galleria Mall. It has five different zones with more than 50 photo points that visitors can take photos. The 3D artworks in the museum are all created by Korean arti...
Hong Kong Heritage Museum
Permanent exhibitions displaying the culture and history of the New Territories. Also a children's discovery gallery. Open every day except Tuesdays from 10:00-18:00 (17:00 on Sundays and public holidays). 1 Man Lam Road, Sha Tin, New Territories, Hong Ko...