MUSEUMS HONG KONG
Dr. Sun Yat-sen Museum
Dr. Sun Yat-sen Museum is a museum in Hong Kong. It is located in Kom Tong Hall, at 7 Castle Road, Central. After the preparation work undertaken by the Hong Kong Museum of History, the museum was opened on December 12, 2006, so as to commemorate the 140th birthday of the influential Chinese statesman.
Hong Kong Museum of Coastal Defence
The Hong Kong Museum of Coastal Defence is a museum in Hong Kong, located Lei Yue Mun near Shau Kei Wan on Hong Kong Island. The total area of the museum is 34,200 square metres. An exhibition entitled "600 years of Coastal Defence" is held permanently in the museum.
ong Kong Planning and Infrastructure Exhibition Gallery
Hong Kong Planning and Infrastructure Exhibition Gallery is a museum about infrastructure of Hong Kong located at Edinburgh Place in Central Hong Kong in Hong Kong.
Hong Kong Police Museum
The Police Museum is housed in former Wan Chai Gap Police Station, which is located at 27 Coombe Road, The Peak, Hong Kong. It has a total floor area of 570 m². Over 600 exhibits are displayed in the Museum. The Police Museum was forerun by the Police Historical Records Committee which formed in 1964. The Committee collected a significant number of artifacts relating to the history of the Hong Kong Police Force and proposed the foundation of a museum to display them.
Hong Kong Museum of History
The Hong Kong Museum of History is a museum which preserves Hong Kong's historical and cultural heritage. The museum was established by the Urban Council in July 1975 when the City Museum and Art Gallery was split into the Hong Kong Museum of History and Hong Kong Museum of Art; some of the Museum of History's collections were on display at the City Museum and Art Gallery's original 1962 location at the City Hall.
Hong Kong Heritage Museum
Hong Kong Heritage Museum is a museum of history, art and culture in Sha Tin, Hong Kong, by the Shing Mun River. The museum was built by the Regional Council and opened on December 16, 2000. It is currently managed by the Leisure and Cultural Services Department of the Hong Kong Government.
Hong Kong Correctional Services Museum
Hong Kong Correctional Services Museum is located at 45, Tung Tau Wan Road, Stanley, Hong Kong. It was housed in the Staff Training Institute of Hong Kong Correctional Services Department; later, it was moved to a two-storey building next to the Staff Training Institute. There is a mock guard tower on the top of the new museum building.
Hong Kong Maritime Museum
Hong Kong Maritime Museum is a non-profit educational institution funded by Hong Kong's international shipping community and is located on the ground floor of Murray House in Stanley, Hong Kong.
Po Leung Kuk Museum
The Po Leung Kuk Museum, or Po Leung Kuk Archives is housed at the Main Building of the Po Leung Kuk's Headquarters at 66 Leighton Road,Hong Kong. The Museum consists of The Old Hall, the three-sectioned Exhibition Hallthe Archives Office, Research Room and two Archival Conservation Rooms. The Old Hall and the Exhibition Hall are open to public.
Hong Kong Museum of Medical Sciences
The Hong Kong Museum of Medical Sciences was established in 1996, and is located in a renovated 3-storey Edwardian style building, at 2 Caine Lane at the Mid-levels, Hong Kong Island, Hong Kong. It is also referred as Old Pathological Institute.
Madame Tussauds Hong Kong
Madame Tussauds Hong Kong, part of the renowned chain of wax museums founded by Marie Tussaud of France, is located at the Peak Tower on Hong Kong Island in Hong Kong. It is the first and one of the only two permanent Madame Tussauds museums in Asia, the other being the Shanghai branch, which opened in 2006. The Hong Kong branch houses nearly 100 wax figures of internationally-known personalities and local celebrities.
Lei Cheng Uk Han Tomb Museum
The Lei Cheng Uk Han Tomb Museum is composed of an ancient brick tomb and of an exhibition hall adjacent to it. It is located at 41 Tonkin Street, in Sham Shui Po District, in the northwestern part of the Kowloon Peninsula of Hong Kong.
Law Uk Folk Museum
Law Uk Folk Museum is housed in Law Uk ("Law's House"), which is located at 14 Kut Shing Street, Chai Wan, Hong Kong. Law Uk is a simple Hakka village house for residence which was built over 200 years ago by the Law family. The house is named after its original owner, a Hakka family whose Chinese surname is transcripted as "Law".
University Museum and Art Gallery
University Museum and Art Gallery is located next to the University of Hong Kong's main entrance on Bonham Road. Fung Ping Shan Building housed the Museum while the lower three storeys of the T T Tsui Building houses the Art Gallery. The two section are joined by a bridge linking the two buildings.
Tung Wah Group of Hospitals Museum
Tung Wah Group of Hospitals Museum is housed in the formly Main Hall Building of Kwong Wah Hospital, located at 25 Waterloo Road, Kowloon. This building was built in 1911; it is now classified as Grade I Historic Building.
Sheung Yiu Folk Museum
Sheung Yiu Folk Museum is housed in Sheung Yiu Village, a declared monument of Hong Kong, on Pak Tam Chung Nature Trail, Sai Kung, Hong Kong. Sheung Yiu means "above the kiln" in Chinese.
Art Museum at the Chinese University of Hong Kong
The Art Museum at the Chinese University of Hong Kong serves the community by collecting, preserving, researching and exhibiting a wide range of artifacts illuminating the rich arts, humanities and cultural heritage of ancient and pre-modern China. The Museum promotes the the excellence of both its permanent collection and loan collections of Chinese art and their use for scholarly endeavours and outreach efforts.
Sir Alexander Grantham
Sir Alexander Grantham was a fire boat for the Fire Services Department (Hong Kong). The fireboat was named after former British colonial Governor Sir Alexander Grantham. On 10th March 2006, the fireboat was successfully hoisted into its new permanent home in the Central Concourse of Quarry Bay Park, Hong Kong, where it has been converted into the Fireboat Alexander Grantham Exhibition Gallery and was opened to the public as a museum in 2007.
Sam Tung Uk Museum
The Sam Tung Uk Museum was restored from Sam Tung Uk (literally "three-beam-dwelling", which describes the original floorplan), a Hakka walled village in Tsuen Wan, Hong Kong.
Tao Heung Foods of Mankind Museum
Tao Heung Foods of Mankind Museum, formerly Foods of Mankind Museum, is the first 'foods of mankind' museum in Hong Kong. It is one of the few museums not run and funded by the government. It was housed in a two-floored building at 1 Lok Tin Street, On Lok Tsuen, Fanling, Hong Kong but closed in 2005 due to lack of funds. The museum introduced the food cultures of different countries from the past to the present.
Hong Kong Railway Museum
Hong Kong Railway Museum is a railway museum in Tai Po, Hong Kong. It is now under the management of the Leisure and Cultural Service Department. Opened in 1985, it is located at the site where the Old Tai Po Market Railway Station was built in 1913. Admission to the museum is free.
Hong Kong Science Museum
The Hong Kong Science Museum is a science-themed museum in Tsim Sha Tsui East, Kowloon Peninsula, Hong Kong, located next to the Hong Kong Museum of History. The museum has a DC3 airliner suspended from the ceiling. Amongst the exhibitions there is a giant audiokinetic sculpture (see image), and various exhibitions on electricity generation and use, as well as about recycling, products, digital music, and acoustics.
Hong Kong Space Museum
The Hong Kong Space Museum is a museum for astronomy and space science in Tsim Sha Tsui, Hong Kong. It is currently managed by the Leisure and Cultural Services Department of the Hong Kong Government. The museum is next to the Hong Kong Cultural Centre and Hong Kong Museum of Art.
Hong Kong Public Records Building
Hong Kong Public Records Building is an office preserving records of Hong Kong Government by Government Records Service. The building is in Kwun Tong, Kowloon, Hong Kong and was opened in 1997. It is the first purpose-built archival facility in Hong Kong. It has public areas including a large working reference room, an exhibition hall and a search room equipped with computers for access to the extensive archival collection.
Old Wan Chai Post Office
The Old Wan Chai Post Office is the oldest surviving post office in Hong Kong. This L-shaped building situated at the junction of Wan Chai Gap Road and Queen's Road East, was erected between 1912 and 1913, and opened on March 1, 1915 as the Wan Chai Post Office. It is a simple pitched-roof structure with attractive gable ends and mouldings. It is not known whether the building was originally built and designed for such purpose.
Welcome to the Unionville Museum's website. Our own personal address on the web. Sit back, relax, take a virtual stroll down memory lane and check out how Unionville has grown. Be sure to check out our extensive collection of online photographs in our Photo Gallery Section, where you'll find collections of photographs of our Annual Ham and Bean Supper's, certain exhibits on display year round at the Museum, as well as photos taken of Unionville's World War II Veterans.
Hong Kong Museum of Art
Hong Kong Museum of Art is a museum for Chinese cultural heritage, and local and international art in Hong Kong. The museum was established as the City Hall Museum and Art Gallery in the City Hall in Central by the Urban Council in 1962. In 1991, it was moved to the present premises at 10 Salisbury Road, near the Hong Kong Cultural Centre and the Hong Kong Space Museum, in Tsim Sha Tsui.
The former Tsui Museum of Art in Hong Kong housed a privately-owned collection. It was the creation of Hong Kong businessman T.T. Tsui who began collecting antiques in the 1970s and was featuring rotating exhibits from the 3,000-piece collection. Chinese ceramics ranging from the painted pottery of the Neolithic period to the porcelain of the Qing Dynasty formed the collection's cornerstone. In addition, the scope of the Tsui Museum encompassed bronzes; bamboo, wood and ivory carvings; jade, enamelled ware, glass, furniture, Han Dynasty tomb statues.