Hong Kong Heritage Museum

PUBLISHED : Thursday, 11 May, 2006, 12:00am
UPDATED : Thursday, 11 May, 2006, 12:00am

General information

The museum features exhibitions on history, art and culture, such as the Ancient Chinese Pastimes Exhibition. There are six exhibition galleries for the museum's permanent collections and six thematic galleries for temporary exhibitions. The museum's resource centre provides books, magazines and audio-visual materials on subjects related to Hong Kong's history, arts and culture, as well as Chinese and western art.

Location and phone number

1 Man Lam Road, Sha Tin, Hong Kong

Enquiries: 2180 8188

Admission fee

Standard (adults): Thursday to Monday $10

Concessionary: $5 (for full-time students, people with disabilities, and those aged 60 or above)

Group: $7 (groups of 20 persons or more)

Free admission on Wednesday

Opening hours

10am-6pm on Monday and Wednesday to Saturday;

10am-7pm on Sunday and public holidays;

10am-5pm on Christmas Eve and Lunar New Year's Eve.

Closed on Tuesday (except public holidays) and the

first two days of the Lunar New Year.

Special programmes

The museum's multi-purpose theatre hosts a variety of programmes, including Cantonese opera, musical performances, lectures, and seminars. The museum also organises educational activities, such as lectures, demonstrations, courses and workshops.