Hong Kong Sights

Hong Kong Maritime Museum

  • Central Pier No. 8 Map It
  • Central

Published 02/08/2016

Fodor's Review

Originally located in Stanley, this museum relocated to the old Hung Hom Star Ferry Pier in 2013. The rich collections explore Hong Kong's 2,000-year maritime history, one of the gems being a 59-foot-long scroll painting called Pacifying the South China Sea, which chronicles the nine-day Battle of Lantau against Hong Kong's most famous pirate, Cheung Po Tsai, in the early 1800s. The scroll has been digitized and transformed into a 360-degree animation experience.

Sight Information

Address:

Central Pier No. 8, Hong Kong, n/a Hong Kong, Hong Kong

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Phone:

/2813–1723

Sight Details:

  • HK$30
  • Weekdays 9:30–5:30, weekends and holidays 10–7

Published 02/08/2016

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