Visitors in traditional Chinese costume at the Hong Kong Palace Museum on July 3, its official opening day. Photo: Sam Tsang
Visitors in traditional Chinese costume at the Hong Kong Palace Museum on July 3, its official opening day. Photo: Sam Tsang

Hong Kong, Taiwan, Beijing: 3 palace museums and the Chinese cultural ties that bind

  • Hong Kong Palace Museum reconnects city to Chinese culture after prolonged Western influence, says former director of Palace Museum in Taipei
  • Newly opened venue not just a branch of Beijing original, but a ‘living embodiment’ of deepening cultural ties, Hong Kong museum director notes

Visitors in traditional Chinese costume at the Hong Kong Palace Museum on July 3, its official opening day. Photo: Sam Tsang
Visitors in traditional Chinese costume at the Hong Kong Palace Museum on July 3, its official opening day. Photo: Sam Tsang
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