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Hong Kong Heritage Museum

1 Man Lam Rd, Sha Tin, New Territories, Hong Kong, China (Formerly Heritage Museum)
852 2180 8188
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Ranked #33 of 439 Attractions in Hong Kong
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: History Museums, Museums
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Fee: Yes
Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
Owner description: The Heritage Museum houses exhibits covering art, history and culture. Guided tours and activities for children are offered.

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Hong Kong Region, China
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014 NEW

A rather small museum with not many exhibitions to offer but if you take the ticket price into consideration, it may be a cheap way to kill some time when you dun have anything to do during weekend. Occasionally, it has some special features with reputable masterpiece such as the Picasso exhibition. However, with those internationally well-known pieces in the... More

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Singapore
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15 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

We took MTR to Che Kung Temple and there will be road signs guiding you to the museum. You'll have to cut across this bridge. The journey takes about 10-15 minutes. If I remembered correctly, my family and I were there on a Wednesday. And every Wednesday, the entrance fee is free for certain exhibitions. During my visit in August,... More

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Kowloon
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27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2014

This is a great place in a wonderfully scenic location right in the heart of the New Territories East next to a bustling urban location. Just getting there helps put you in a serene frame of mind with the egrets on the water and bird calls from the trees . The museum itself is attractive and has both permanent, semi-permanent... More

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Devonport, Australia
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62 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 11, 2014

This museum was a bit hard to find, as we walked from the 10,000 buudha's but we got there eventually. The museum has a childrens discovery room, art and the Bruce Lee expo. We came really for this exhibition, and it was so worth it. Very slick and covered his youth as well as his hey day. We didnt have... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

Great to see the Bruce Lee exhibition, Other interesting things to see, worth the trip, Can take the MRT and a short walk

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Sarasota, Florida
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9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2014

We saw a good documentary on the life of Bruce Lee (followed by a gallery of Bruce Lee memorabilia), an exhibit on drawings: Studio Ghibli Layout Designs: Understanding the Secrets of Takahata and Miyazaki Animation, and an exhibit on chairs through history. My favorite exhibits, though, were the permanent exhibits– (i) the TT Tsui gallery of Chinese Art, especially the... More

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Las Pinas
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

It has a pretty good collection on display that takes you on a historical journey of Hong Kong's seafarers and maritime adventurers.

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Metro Manila
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

I visited the Hong Kong Heritage Museum because my friend told me that there was an ongoing Studio Ghibli animation layout exhibit. Finding the museum is a bit tricky if you took the MTR and got off at the Sha Tin station since it's a bit of a walk. Aside from this, asking around for directions among locals is a... More

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Singapore, Singapore
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Chanced upon Bruce Lee' exhibition heritage on website and decided to pay a visit when I was there in Hong Kong. Followed the instructions by the blogger and transferred several MTR and train to reach Che Kong Temple. Short walking distance and reached the heritage museum. Watched a complimentary Documentary Film: The Brilliant Life of Bruce Lee (Duration 75 minutes,... More

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

I really enjoyed my visit here. $30HKD to see all exhibitions, if you come for something specific there are individual ticket prices. But see it all if you can. Studio Ghibli, Bruce Lee and permanent exhibition of bronze, ceramics and the like. I went early and before the crowds. I am a fan of the work produced by Studio Ghibli... More

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