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Former Kowloon-Canton Railway Clock Tower

Open Now: 12:00 AM - 12:00 AM
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This 44 metre tall clock tower used to be part of the former Kowloon-Canton Railway Terminus.
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Salisbury Road, Waterfront Promenade, Hong Kong, China
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Reviewed June 5, 2019

The clock tower itself is rather non-descript, but the well-designed park surrounding it as well as the adjacent interesting sculpt make it worth a quick walk-by when one is in the area.

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank Linda K
Reviewed June 4, 2019

Did a lap around the Clock Tower; it's situated right by the Star Ferry terminus on the Kowloon side. Handsome and stately, it's a nice reminder of the past as well as a handy meeting point among the immense crowds milling about.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank MKB1701
Reviewed May 18, 2019

This iconic Kowloon Clock Tower is quite a sight to see. It looks a little out of place but you have to remember that it is on the former site of the old Kowloon-CantonRailway Station which has now been re-located at the southern shore of...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Marmaduke1948
Reviewed May 8, 2019 via mobile

Nice enough tower with a good history but that’s about it. Photogenic if you can avoid the crowds but not much more I can really say. Iconic ... yes ... interesting .... maybe not.

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed May 7, 2019

Good place to see old and new Hong Kong always seems to be lots going on, close to shopping centres easy area to walk round close to where you can catch ferry.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Eddie C
Reviewed April 8, 2019 via mobile

This aesthetically pleasing clock tower is a relic of the days of the railway in the colonial period. For the tourist it’s a handy landmark especially when your trying to find the star ferry terminal. There are some good views of the harbour from the...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Andythebaggie
Reviewed March 24, 2019

When the area around the clock tower was rebuilt the builders fortunately left this slice of history as a reminder of the grand times in Hong Kong when the harbor was the center of the universe for trade.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank PeterV1
Reviewed March 19, 2019

Nice area to walk around takes you back to what it was like years ago in the British era.Enjoyed visiting this site.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank amitas28
Reviewed February 6, 2019 via mobile

Historical landmark. Worth a look when you get off the star ferry. Not spectacular but nice to walk by whilst visiting the area.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Steve_Grant1
Reviewed January 20, 2019

This historical landmark is located at the Tsim Sha Tsui promenade. It is a nice photo-op so we took a few pictures then enjoyed the nice scenic view of the harbor

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Betty C
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