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Hong Kong Science Museum

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 7:00 PM
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Playground, dinosaur!

Wednesday is free admission day for all museums in HK! This museum is located in TST area. As we... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
yonny_setiady
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Jakarta, Indonesia
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Good for kids

There was a clocks and watches exhibition but we were not allowed to take pictures There were many... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
MathishaY1
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Hong Kong, China
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The Science Museum offers more than 500 exhibits, most of which are interactive to encourage exploration. With all the hands-on and engaging activities, it's the perfect way to spend an rainy day with the kids.
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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No.2 Science Museum Road, Tsim Sha Tsui East, Kowloon, Hong Kong, China
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All reviews interactive exhibits on wednesdays rainy day great for kids free entry hands on activities liquid nitrogen special exhibition all ages children and adults we spent hours learn something entrance fee couple of hours lots of fun great place to visit puzzles
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We came to the science museum as we had a few hours to kill with our children. We had an awesome time. It is really interactive and interesting for both teenage kids and adults. FT students are free

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank MackenzieCallum
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

One of my favourite museums in the city and I always have to visit when I come to HK. Free entry to permanent exhibits on Wednesdays. Great exhibits on display and many are interactive. Super informative and in both English and Chinese.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Charmmykat
Reviewed 1 week ago

Want something different to do or have extra time in HK? Pay the museum a visit - you will not regret, lots of different zones, games activities and things to see. Kids will definitely love. My 4 year old had a blast!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 978tasnimk
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wednesday is free admission day for all museums in HK! This museum is located in TST area. As we stay nearby, we walk to get there. Expect to spend 3-4 hours if you want to see all the exhibits. (3 floors with 1 basement). Don't...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank yonny_setiady
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

There was a clocks and watches exhibition but we were not allowed to take pictures There were many great clocks as watches and a bit of the industry history Also the permanent museum stuff also good and better for kids

Date of experience: December 2018
6  Thank MathishaY1
Reviewed December 6, 2018

This is a magnificent exhibition of fabulous clocks from the Palace Museum. Opened today. This is an absolutely must see for anyone visiting HK and indeed the folk living there. This is very special. Only a five because nothing higher available! Only one grump!Nothing in...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank D D
Reviewed November 25, 2018 via mobile

Comprehensive science exhibits over 4 floors. Free entry on wed. Spent 4 hours there but didn't managed to finish seeing all. Lack of food options so fill up before u go. Great place for young & old to visit!

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank autrumn
Reviewed November 18, 2018

Most of the interactive activities are for children but there were some activities and exhibits that can also be enjoyed by the adults. We came on a Wednesday around 11 in the morning. Was expecting a lot of people since they have free admission on...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank dyebella
Reviewed November 12, 2018

The Science museum was a bit of fun that broke up the holiday for the kids. Plenty of interactive exhibits probably more suited to the younger ones.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank rognrikki
Reviewed November 1, 2018 via mobile

A good place for children to learn science and have fun. The place is huge with a lot of activities for kids to play and learn. Adults pay HKD 20. There are a few vending machines for drinks in case you get thirsty. There are...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Tsim Sha Tsui
Tsim Sha Tsui is one of the major tourist and shopping
areas of Hong Kong. With a high concentration of
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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ssm19742018
September 13, 2018|
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Response from Mojca420 | Reviewed this property |
Hi, science museum is perfect for kids. I do not remember exactly the price of the ticket, but it was very reasonable. The exhibits are kid safe and meant to educate them. Hands on approach is encouraged. But you must take... More
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August 9, 2017|
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Response from YuliaGR | Reviewed this property |
There is a snack room, but no food sold there, just a vending machine with drinks and a microwave- so my guess is you are expected to bring your own food. All the cafes are way across the street from the museum park, so... More
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yul i
October 5, 2016|
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Response from Hkase | Reviewed this property |
Yes, Wednesday is free. That's a very good reason to avoid visiting on that day, as it will be even more crowded than usual.
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Esprit Warehouse? (5 Replies)
Could anyone tell me where is the Esprit warehouse? i heard is somewhere nearby the Hong Kong Science Museum? is it true? what is the building name?
July 29, 2008|
Response frompepperchip|
I think it's on Hankow Rd, beside either a 7-11 or wellcome store, very near the Salisbury YMCA Hotel and the Peninsula Hotel.