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Hong Kong Sights

Western Market

  • 323 Des Voeux Rd. Central Map It
  • Western
  • Building/Architectural Site

Updated 02/03/2013

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The Sheung Wan district's iconic market, a hulking brown-and-white colonial structure, is a good place to get your bearings. Built in 1906, it functioned as a produce market for 83 years. Today it's a shopping center selling trinkets and fabrics—the architecture is what's worth the visit. Nearby are the Chinese herbal medicine on Ko Shing Street and Queen's Road West; dried seafood on Wing Lok Street and Des Voeux Road West; and ginseng and bird's nest on Bonham Strand

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Address:

323 Des Voeux Rd. Central, Sheung Wan, Hong Kong, Hong Kong–China

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  • Daily 10 am–midnight

Updated 02/03/2013

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