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Hong Kong Space Museum

Hong Kong Space Museum 'out of date'

A visitor tries out a gyroscope at the museum. Photo: K. Y. Cheng

While China is sending people into orbit, the Hong Kong Space Museum is more like a trip back in time.

Sunday, 30 September, 2012, 10:16am 3 comments

What kind of museum would you build for Hong Kong?

Tacye Hong, 13, St Paul's Convent School

27 Jan 2011 - 12:00am

Sky's the limit for HK stargazers in Year of Astronomy

How appropriate that the opening ceremony for the International Year of Astronomy was launched on the Avenue of Stars last Saturday.

10 Feb 2009 - 12:00am

What's on in Hong Kong

Live show

Piano-playing Canto-pop star Ivana Wong Yuen-chi performs live this weekend.

When: September 27-28, 8.15pm

Where: Hitec Star Hall

Tickets: HK$180-HK$400 from HK Ticketing on 31 288 288

Duck tales

26 Sep 2008 - 12:00am

Museum fest

Museums are in the spotlight this month with a series of events aimed at getting more people into local museums.

First up is Museum Panorama this weekend - a two-day museum fest organised by more than 20 museums.

Through games and educational activities, it hopes to make people aware of museums and what they have to offer.

11 May 2006 - 12:00am

Hong Kong Space Museum

General information

The museum, opened in October 1980, was the first of its kind in Hong Kong and

11 May 2006 - 12:00am

What's On


The new Omnimax show, Mystery of the Nile, is now showing until July 31 at the Stanley Ho Space Theatre of the Hong Kong Space Museum

10 Feb 2006 - 12:00am

OMNIMAX SHOW with big bite

A new Omnimax programme on sharks is showing at the Hong Kong Space Museum in Tsim Sha Tsui.

Island of the Sharks was shot around Cocos Island, the uninhabited paradise 482 kilometres off the cost of Costa Rica. It boasts the world's highest concentration of the large marine predators, such as white-tip, black-tip, hammerhead and silky sharks.

13 Apr 2005 - 12:00am

What's On


Bizarre Celestial Objects is the latest sky show presented by the Hong Kong Space Museum. The 40-minute show offers audiences a closer look at the amazing stars in the sky.

27 Dec 2004 - 12:00am

ET the Extra-Terrestrial: the 20th Anniversary (2002)

The two-hour Steven Spielberg sci-fi classic, about a group of children who band together to help a stranded alien return home. Today, 7.30pm, City Hall Theatre; Jul 25, 7pm, Hong Kong Space Museum Lecture Hall. In English with Chinese subtitles. Part of the International Children's Film Carnival which starts today and runs until Aug 29. $40 Urbtix. Inquiries: 2734 2900.

14 Jul 2004 - 12:00am