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Hong Kong Heritage Museum

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Address: 1 Man Lam Rd, Sha Tin, New Territories, Hong Kong, China (Formerly Heritage Museum)
Name/address in local language
Phone Number: 852 2180 8188
Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
Fee: Yes

The Heritage Museum houses exhibits covering art, history and culture....

The Heritage Museum houses exhibits covering art, history and culture. Guided tours and activities for children are offered.

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This museum is really out of the way even with someone like me who stayed in a hotel in Tsim Sa Tsui area (what more if you stayed in the main island!!) It takes 3 transfers if... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 days ago
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This museum is really out of the way even with someone like me who stayed in a hotel in Tsim Sa Tsui area (what more if you stayed in the main island!!) It takes 3 transfers if taking the east tsim sa tsui station to get there, 4 if you use the tsim sa tsui station line. However, the cost... More 

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Sonoma, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a great Museum and an amazing Bruce Lee Exhibit. The exhibit goes all thru Bruce's life from Kowloon to the US and back. Family history, Film History, and quite a few artifacts as well. Well worth the stop.

Thank Sully738
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The museum is a bit further out from the main tourists spots and requires a few MTR changes but it is worth the trek. Parts of the museum will have special limited exhibits. The permanent exhibits are HK on the bottom and the Bruce Lee exhibit at the top. The Bruce Lee exhibit is thoughtfully put together and fans will... More 

Thank Rola L
Leeds, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I visited the Heritage Museum purely for the Bruce Lee exhibition as we are both big fans, but ended up looking round the rest of this amazing museum too and wished we had a full day to explore it, it was so great. The Bruce Lee exhibition gave a great insight into his personal life as well... More 

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Basingstoke, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This free museum was quite a trek from where we were staying but it gave us a chance to see a less central development. The building is vast and imposing but I found it rather hard to enjoy. A lot of space was given over to Bruce Lee and film memorabilia. The section on ceramics was more to my taste.

Thank Philip S
England, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I am not a fan of Bruce Lee but this exhibition lets you find out more about him. As a martial artist, I was surprised he wrote quite a bit as well but the bad thing about this exhibition is that you can't take photos. You can take photos at the Cantonese opera section but I thought it was pretty... More 

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Kochi (Cochin), India
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

HK Heritage Museum is one of the finest museums in HK, located in Tai Wai, bit walkable distance from Tai Wai MTR, i was really fascinated by the building structure itself , with a grandeur statue of Bruce Lee near the entrance and two large Ceramic Chinese flower vase with intricate paintings . The museum offers workshops and cultural programs... More 

Thank Ashwathram r
Vancouver, B.C.
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 24, 2016

Visited the Hong Kong Heritage Museum on the recommendation of this site and was not disappointed as the Bruce Lee Exhibition was more than worthwhile on its own merits. Furthermore, the current Fashion: Paper, Scissors, Rock Exhibit was aesthetically spectacular, while the Glimpse of Tsui's Collection provided an informative historical journey through Chinese artifacts dating back over two thousand years.... More 

Thank Dalecorp
Buderim, Queensland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 14, 2016

A great way of getting to know the history of Hongkong through its arts, inclusive of the Bruce Lee story! Excellent management and free entry!

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 7, 2016

Brilliant Museum with lots of interesting things to see but the Bruce lee exhibit is probably the highlight of this place...it's a real gem, you get to see lots of Bruce's personal stuff (clothes, notebook, birth certificate, training equipment...etc) you can't take pictures though..but I did :) Bruce lee fans, Enjoy ;)

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