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University Museum and Art Gallery

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Some wonderful exhibits here for the ceramics enthusiast

SItuated on the edge of the University of Hong Kong campus, this museum is very much in the old... read more

Reviewed April 11, 2018
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Delightful exhibits

I visited this museum with a friend who had heard they had a special exhibit of porcelains. The... read more

Reviewed March 31, 2018
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94 Bonham Road, Pokfulam, Sai Ying Pun, University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
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Reviewed April 11, 2018 via mobile

SItuated on the edge of the University of Hong Kong campus, this museum is very much in the old style, showing off artefacts that have been held for decades. Although there is a current display of modern painting/photographs of the mountains, landscapes and gorges of...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed March 31, 2018

I visited this museum with a friend who had heard they had a special exhibit of porcelains. The exhibit was excellent, with very good explanations of the various items, some of which were very old and delicate. In addition we wandered through the permanent collection,...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed January 17, 2018

Reaching this museum is pretty easy now with the extension of the MTR to cover the HKU campus. The museum has some nice items on display, and the special exhibitions are particularly strong and interesting (three ongoing ones when I visited, all with nice accompanying...More

Date of experience: January 2018
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Reviewed August 29, 2017

Tucked away at the East Gate of the HK University is the University Museum and Art Gallery. Housed in the historic Fung Ping Shan Building and on two floors of the TT Tsui Building next door, this museum may be small but has much to...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed July 27, 2017 via mobile

It is located in Bonham Street and is close to HKU MTR station although I walked from Sai Ying Pun station which is around ten minutes' away on foot. There's a good collection of Chinese artefacts and ceramics, in some cases going back thousands of...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed June 15, 2017 via mobile

For those who want some Chinese culture, without being overwhelmed by rooms and rooms of content, this is perfect. Lots of lovely items.

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed February 24, 2017

If you find yourself by HKU, definitely stop by their museum. It's small-but it's free-and the collection is truly eclectic, covering centuries and topics-it turned out that I had flown halfway across the globe to see the Kinsey African American Art and History Collection, something...More

Date of experience: February 2017
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Reviewed January 24, 2017

We thought we would walk around the western end of the island and check out the university museum and art gallery. They are very easy to find on the campus and are in two separate buildings next to one another. Both are small in size...More

Date of experience: December 2016
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Reviewed September 3, 2016

While there are many art galleries around the streets of Hong Kong, there's a dearth of art museums - the only city art museum is currently closed for renovations, so when I saw that the university had an art museum I got my hopes up....More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank doctorj42
Reviewed April 22, 2016

Located inside a small historical building, near to the entrance of University. Chinese antiques, artefacts in one building. Regularly changed modern art exhibitions at the next building. Intersting pictures.

Date of experience: April 2016
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