Hong Kong Science Museum

Road Test: Julius Caesar exhibition

The exhibition offers a fascinating glimpse of life in ancient Rome.

The exhibition features more than 40 models of ancient machines and tools set out over four zones: Military Genius; All Roads lead to Rome; Building Rome and Entertainment and Lifestyle.

Sunday, 27 January, 2013, 3:38pm

Week ahead

Today

Jasper: Journey To The End Of The World

Czech animation about penguin brothers Jasper and Junior, whose quest to rescue rare bird eggs takes them from the South Pole to the North. 2.30pm, Hong Kong Film Archive, tickets HK$50 from Urbtix. Hong Kong Science Museum, Aug 2, 7.30pm, and Aug 14, 8pm.

Monday

17 Jul 2011 - 12:00am

Answer those tricky questions

British Council's Science Alive event helps you learn about different aspects of science through games and discussions

Have you ever wondered why some music sounds beautiful while some sounds dreadful? Do you contemplate why the 135-metre London Millennium Wheel stands up without falling down? Or how does GPS (Global Positioning System) work?

14 Nov 2007 - 12:00am

What's On

A GLIMPSE OF PREHISTORIC LIFE

At the end of the Cretaceous Period, feathered dinosaurs and birds were buried alive under volcanic ash. A total of 200 exotic fossils unearthed in China will be on display from today until November 25 at the Hong Kong Science Museum.

25 May 2007 - 12:00am

Hong Kong Science Museum

General information

The four-storey museum occupies 12,000 square metres while its exhibition halls cover a total floor area of 6,500 square metres. There are about 500 exhibits, including many that visitors can touch.

Location and phone number

2 Science Museum Road,

Tsim Sha Tsui East,

Kowloon

11 May 2006 - 12:00am

Summer show at Science Museum

An exhibition featuring student science projects opens tomorrow at the Hong Kong Science Museum.

The exhibition will be held as part of the museum's just opened 'Summer Science Weeks', which includes more than 100 programmes.

Visitors will find other exhibitions, science demonstrations, family workshops, films, lectures and games.

28 Jul 2005 - 12:00am

A breath of fresh air

If you're looking for some fun education for the kids, the Hong Kong Science Museum has a new exhibition called Ozone Application, which runs until November 6 at the Science News Corner.

12 Jul 2005 - 12:00am

What's On

UNDERWATER EXPERIENCE

A new exhibition, Virtual Aquarium, is on at the Hong Kong Science Museum until March 9.

Visitors will be able to experience a computer-generated underwater environment featuring 3D images of dolphins and other marine creatures swimming through a virtual aquarium.

24 Dec 2004 - 12:00am

Mind games

Hong Kong Science Museum

3 Jul 2004 - 12:00am

What's On

JOURNEY OF SOUND

All the best seats for this show were snapped up days after tickets went on sale. However, if you want to try your luck, there might just be a few seats left for Sound of Colours, a stage production based on the book of the same title by popular Taiwanese illustrator Jimmy Liao Fu-bin. This programme is part of the Macau Arts Festival 2004.

30 Dec 2003 - 12:00am

Virtual design contest

The Hong Kong Science Museum is organising a Virtual Exhibit Design Competition to raise interest in multimedia technology and encourage the use of virtual exhibits in science communication. Contestants must design an interactive virtual exhibit on optics or symmetry in Web format. Deadline is April 8.

23 Mar 2002 - 12:00am

Science Museum provides insight into our most essential service

Do you know which is the largest reservoir in Hong Kong or what is the name of the delta region in which Hong Kong is situated?

You can find the answers to these and many other questions at the Ask Professor Water exhibition at the Science Museum in Tsim Sha Tsui East until May 31.

1 Apr 2001 - 12:00am

Nasa astronaut set to give lectures in Hong Kong

Dr George Nelson, a National Aeronautics and Space Agency (Nasa) astronaut who flew as a mission specialist aboard three space shuttle flights, will be visiting the Hong Kong Science Museum on October 21.

He will meet teachers, educators and the public to promote science and technology education and share his experiences of being in space.

11 Oct 2000 - 12:00am

Contest promotes Net

Cash prizes and book coupons are being offered to the winners of a homepage design competition organised by Hong Kong Science Museum.

Sponsored by the Provisional Urban Council, the contest aims to promote interest in the Internet and the museum.

25 Jan 1999 - 12:00am

Register for world drugs conference

School heads, teachers and interested parties are invited to register for the International Conference on Drug Education in Schools to be held at the Hong Kong Science Museum on February 18 and 19.

Organised by the Education Department, the conference provides local participants with opportunities to learn from their overseas counterparts.

10 Feb 1997 - 12:00am

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