"Hong Kong Maritime Museum" Hong Kong Things to Do Tip by Willettsworld

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The Hong Kong Maritime Museum is housed in part of the Murray House in Stanley on the southern side of Hong Kong Island. The museum illustrates how China, Asia and the West have contributed through the ages to the development of boats, ships, maritime exploration and trade, and naval warfare. The museum is divided into two galleries, the ancient gallery and the modern gallery, displaying more than 500 exhibits including models of ancient and modern ships, paintings, ceramics, trade goods and ships manifests. A model of a 2,000-year-old boat made of pottery from the Han Dynasty is one of the highlights of the Museum.

Open: 10am-6pm Tues-Sun. Closed Mondays. Admission: HK$20.

Address: G/F, Murray House, Stanley, Hong Kong
Website: http://www.hkmaritimemuseum.org/

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  • Written Oct 7, 2008
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