Entertainment

International Museum Day - Hong Kong

PUBLISHED : Friday, 16 May, 2003, 12:00am
UPDATED : Friday, 16 May, 2003, 12:00am

All major museums, together with the Antiquities and Monuments Office, Art Promotion Office, the Hong Kong Film Archive and 10 public museums are combining to hold a series of funky edutainment programmes. Highlights include a Museum Panorama featuring exhibitions, children's programmes, tours, lectures, demonstrations and performances. The event begins today with an opening ceremony at 11am. Watch out for Blazing Science, which discovers the secrets behind fireworks and movie special effects, with Mik Jacobs (above). 12.30-1.30pm daily. Today-Sun, 11am. Cultural Centre Piazza, Salisbury Rd, TST. Free. Inquiries: www.lcsd. gov.hk/CE/Museum/Science/ IMD2003/eindex.htm