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Hong Kong Museum of Art - CLOSED

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Currently closed for renovation

Had the fortune to visit the museum on the last day before it closed for renovation. It was set... read more

Reviewed April 25, 2016
Axay P
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Hong Kong, China
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hopefully re-opens soon

Hong Kong really is lacking a world class museum and unfortunately the HK Art Museum has already... read more

Reviewed March 8, 2018
schmidtmg
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Switzerland
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Mar 8, 2018
“hopefully re-opens soon”
Oct 17, 2016
“Closed for Renovations until 2019”
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The museum has been closed for around three years for a major renovation and expansion project, beginning 3 August 2015. By 2019, we will herald a brand new look to Tsim Sha Tsui.
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No.10 Salisbury Road, Yau Tsim Mong District, Kowloon, Hong Kong, China
Tsim Sha Tsui
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Reviewed March 8, 2018

Hong Kong really is lacking a world class museum and unfortunately the HK Art Museum has already been closed for several years and won't re-open before end of 2019 or even 2020. Hopefully once the renovation is completed, its displays will be significantly enhanced. The...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed October 17, 2016

This is a highly recommended art museum, but when we went there after being told by two of our tour guides that it is one of the top attractions, we found it was closed for renovations. Agree with other reviewers that the signage describing the...More

Date of experience: October 2016
1  Thank Jerry J
Reviewed April 25, 2016 via mobile

Had the fortune to visit the museum on the last day before it closed for renovation. It was set up in different floors as per various themes. The use of audio visuals with large screens to create an artistic effect should be lauded. Personally I...More

Date of experience: August 2015
1  Thank Axay P
Reviewed April 23, 2016 via mobile

Added this to my itinerary only to go there and find its closed till 2019. However the signs and the website couldn't have been less clear. I wasn't the only one to make the mistake either. Very disappointed

Date of experience: March 2016
3  Thank Joe_Macpherson04
Reviewed April 3, 2016 via mobile

We were interested in going to the museum and we're disappointed to find it now closed for some considerable time - it would have been helpful for the tourist office had advised us.

Date of experience: April 2016
2  Thank Alison W
Reviewed March 9, 2016

We made a special trip to this museum as we love art & the weather was wet. Got there to find the place is being renovated until 2019!! No tourist website mentions this & we weren't the only people disappointingly hanging around outside in the...More

Date of experience: March 2016
5  Thank Leedsaway67
Reviewed February 28, 2016

Last Summer the Hong Kong Museum of Art temporarily closed its doors to visitors as it enters a long period of major renovation and expansion works. At present there is not a definite reopening date but it will likely be Summer 2019 or later before...More

Date of experience: May 2015
6  Thank BradJill
Reviewed January 7, 2016 via mobile

Maybe the description on TA is meaning there is confusion with the excellent History Museum which does have many artefacts and is where you should be heading. Next door is the science museum so it's 2 for 1 and both great. I am sure that...More

Date of experience: January 2016
Thank DouglasG488
Reviewed December 14, 2015

This is a great place to see all the art stuff. I purposely went there as we have time to spare and to try to take bus around HK.. :)

Date of experience: January 2015
Thank adesmond2
Reviewed December 9, 2015

We went through some trouble to visit the Hong Kong Museum of Art, only to find it closed for renovations. A staff member outside told us that renovations would take three years. It would have been nice if that had been mentioned on various Hong...More

Date of experience: December 2015
3  Thank waltertoronto
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Tsim Sha Tsui is one of the major tourist and shopping
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hotels, retail shops and commercial offices – it’s a
busy and bustling neighborhood that never sleeps. On
the surface, Tsim Sha Tsui seems to only feature an
abundant number of high-end retail stores selling
designer brands and jewelry, owing to its popularity
with high-budget shopping tours. However, it also
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