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Hong Kong Sights

Former French Mission Building

  • 1 Battery Path Map It
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Updated 11/19/2014

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A tree-lined lane called Battery Path was built by the British in 1841 to move their cannons uphill—hence the name. At the top of Battery Path sits the elegant Former French Mission Building, a neoclassical redbrick building with white columns and green shutters. Finished in 1917, the historic monument is now home to the Court of Final Appeal.

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1 Battery Path, Hong Kong, Hong Kong–China

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Updated 11/19/2014


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