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  1. Lifestyle - Family & Education - ROAD TEST EPIC MMA CLUB

    Newly relocated Hong Kong Maritime Museum is a hidden gem

    Posted Jun 11th 2013, 12:00am by Catherine Shaw

    ... navigation bridge. The museum is privately owned, with the various galleries sponsored by shipping companies and individuals with an interest in Hong Kong's maritime history. There are free ... an uninspiring mix of postcards and trinkets. Hong Kong Maritime Museum, Central Ferry Pier 8, tel: 3713 2500, hkmaritimemuseum.org   ...

  2. News - Hong Kong - HISTORY

    Hong Kong Maritime Museum ready for relaunch after facelift at Central pier

    Posted Feb 17th 2013, 12:00am by Lana Lam

    ... on February 26, marking a new chapter in Hong Kong's rich maritime history. A new exhibit will allow visitors to walk on water, so to speak: the large carpet display is based on an 1841 map ... Lana Lam lana.lam@scmp.com City's Maritime Museum ready for relaunch after multimillion-dollar facelift at Central pier The high seas presented in all their glory The city's ...

  3. News - Hong Kong - CULTURE

    Hong Kong, Chile maritime museums sign co-operative pact

    Posted Jun 02nd 2013, 12:00am by Lana Lam

    ... Lana Lam lana.lam@scmp.com City institution plans partnerships with counterparts to herald sea-going history HK, Chile maritime museums ink pact Hong Kong Maritime Museum has set sail ... must work alongside those you really trust and understand," he said. Hong Kong Maritime Museum director Richard Wesley said the deal would cover staff exchanges and collection loans ...

  4. Hong Kong's important maritime heritage needs a proper showcase

    Posted Aug 19th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... I wish to comment on the financial problems being experienced by the Hong Kong Maritime Museum ('That sinking feeling', August 12), which you say is 'under pressure to move, ... and important maritime heritage, it is a disgrace to have just the Hong Kong Maritime Museum and the Museum of Coastal Defence. My humble idea of a spectacular maritime museum for Hong Kong can absorb ...

  5. Comment - Blogs

    Shipping treasures on the doorstep

    Posted Apr 22nd 2013, 05:51pm by Anna Healy Fenton

    ... attached to the new Hong Kong Maritime Museum. The museum sits on Pier 7 of the Central piers, next to the Star Ferry pier. One third funded by the government, the rest by its own endeavours and sponsors, the new museum is packed with features from South China’s seafaring history and fun high-tech gizmos, including a touch screen that locates any ship sailing in Hong Kong waters in real ...

  6. Business - Comment - LAI SEE

    See the 'Barbarian Suppressing and Pacifying General'

    Posted Mar 26th 2013, 12:00am by Howard Winn

    ...- such as the Hong Kong Museum of History- should look and learn.   Give us a sign One of the curiosities of the Maritime Museum is that when approaching it from Central, there are no signs indicating its ... Howard Winn howard.winn@scmp.com There is a new attraction on the Central waterfront. No, it's not another shopping mall, bar or restaurant. We are referring to the Hong Kong Maritime ...

  7. Lai See

    Posted Aug 26th 2011, 12:00am

    ... featuring at position 34 last year. Maritime museum no longer at sea A museum dedicated to Hong Kong and the rest of southern China's maritime heritage is a step closer to having a permanent home following a recent blessing ceremony to mark the start of construction and fitting-out work. The Hong Kong Maritime Museum is set to move into Pier 8 at the Central ferry piers towards ...

  8. Comment - Insight & Opinion

    Commitment to trade cements Hong Kong-Chile ties

    Posted Feb 21st 2013, 12:00am by MARIO IGNACIO ARTAZA

    ... at Hong Kong's new Maritime Museum. The General Baquedano is not just any ship; it is a symbol of Chile's vibrant relationship with Asia. Chile is the first Latin American partner ... Mario Ignacio Artaza Mario Ignacio Artaza says the ever closer relationship between Chile and Hong Kong is buoyed by common values and a commitment to trade At full speed For the first ...

  9. The Exhibitions

    Posted May 14th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... International Museum Day More than 30 museums from Guangdong province, Macau and Hong Kong present a two-day event featuring educational activities (left), interactive and computer games, video shows, tea-drinking demonstrations and art exhibitions. Today, 10am-6pm, Piazza of the HK Cultural Centre and HK Museum of Art, free. Inquiries: 2721 0116 ...

  10. Shipping history adrift at sea finds anchor in living museum

    Posted Nov 21st 2004, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... museum of the seas. Opening in May, the 485-square-metre Hong Kong Maritime Museum aims to give people an exciting and educational glimpse of the vessels that have plied Chinese coastal waters over the past 2,000 years. The museum would have interactive features, said Hong Kong Maritime Museum chairman Anthony Hardy. At the same time, the ground-floor galleries will retain the feel ...




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