The Lei Cheng Uk Han Tomb Museum on the Lei Cheng Uk Estate in Sham Shui Po, Kowloon. Picture: SCMP

When Hong Kong workmen dug up 2,000-year-old tomb and were all set to demolish it until public’s enthusiasm saved the day

After discovery of tomb, officials declared it would be open to public for 10 days, then flattened. But public gatecrashed site on first day it was open, prompting a rethink and its preservation as Lei Cheng Uk museum

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The Lei Cheng Uk Han Tomb Museum on the Lei Cheng Uk Estate in Sham Shui Po, Kowloon. Picture: SCMP
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