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For those with a serious interest in Chinese culture, this might appeal to you as one of Hong Kong's best museums.
For those with a serious interest in Chinese culture, this might appeal to you as one of Hong Kong's best museums. Modern, informative and attractively presented, this museum houses several permanent exhibitions of life in the New Territories, Cantonese opera, and Chinese art, as well as temporary exhibitions of a high calibre. Admission $10, open 10AM to 6PM daily except Tuesday and some public holidays.
1 Man Lam Road, Hong Kong
+852 2180 8188
This rather garish but enjoyable modern temple dating from the 1950s in fact contains no less than 12,800 Buddhas lining the walls of the main hall
This is where many people ask for divine guidance by a practice known as kau cim, a practice that has all but disappeared in mainland China
When the British returned after the war, the Walled City remained notorious for drugs, vice and many things shady and criminal
Built in the 1950s, the Shek Kip Mei Estate is one of the few remaining places where you can grasp the living conditions of Hong Kong during the 50s and 60s
Tomb from the Eastern Han dynasty (AD 25 - 220) discovered in 1955
With over 100 stalls of bargain clothing, accessories and souvenirs, the Ladies' Market on Also known as Tung Choi Street, it is a one-kilometre stretch with clothing and accessories on sale for women of all ages
The permanent exhibition covers the history of Hong Kong from millions of years ago until the reunification with China in 1997
An exhibition in complete darkness