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Hong Kong Maritime Museum, Hong Kong

#4 of 80 in Museums in Hong Kong
History Museum · Hidden Gem · Specialty Museum
Learn about trade and maritime history in Hong Kong and the Pearl River Delta at Hong Kong Maritime Museum. This attraction boasts 15 galleries filled with exhibitions like ancient and modern ship models, relations between China and Western trading nations throughout history, and an early 19th-century ink-painting scroll portraying a viceroy defeating the pirates on Guangdong coast in 1810. Follow the information over 25 interactive screens that make learning easy and interesting. Add Hong Kong Maritime Museum and other attractions to your Hong Kong trip itinerary using our Hong Kong day trip tool.
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  • On 06 of Nov, My family and I prepared to go enjoy sunset and do some exercise at the waterfront. Because of my leg is not function well and have to holding the walking stick. When we arrived...  more »
  • Interesting and convenient exhibit, located just next to the Star Ferry terminal in Central. Everything from ancient vessels and lore to modern shipping.  more »
  • This museum has a good mixture of historic exhibits and interactive displays. My five-year-old son who loves all forms of transportation could have spent hours here although he did mainly enjoy sinking the container ship in the cargo loading simulator. The ship simulator looks amazing but it only operates at weekends and you have to collect a ticket at 1pm to get a place - we visited on a weekday so didn't get chance.
  • Informative and interactive! It is a fun and loving environment and my children loved it here. The harbour view is also stunning. I did not even know there was a museum here until last year. Quiet which is nice in a bustling city.

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