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Address: Salisbury Road, Waterfront Promenade, Hong Kong, China
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This 44 metre tall clock tower used to be part of the former Kowloon-Canton...

This 44 metre tall clock tower used to be part of the former Kowloon-Canton Railway Terminus.

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Located adjacent to the star ferry terminal- the clock tower was part of the previous transport interchange until the 1970s. It now makes a good meeting point as it such a well... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
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Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
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Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Located adjacent to the star ferry terminal- the clock tower was part of the previous transport interchange until the 1970s. It now makes a good meeting point as it such a well known landmark. Looks good in the setting sun.

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Cebu Island, Philippines
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you happen to visit the Tsim Sha Tsui promenade by the Victoria Harbour waterfront, it's hard to miss this towering red brick & granite monument. Impressive and picture-worthy!

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Rehoboth, Massachusetts
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I go for the view and the ferry more than the clock tower. I have been to this many many times over the last 25+ years and never been there for the clock tower. I like the area as the walk of the stars is close, the ferry to central and wanchai is seconds away and its great for picturesque... More 

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Hong Kong
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed November 2, 2016

Landmark piece of architecture which all Hong Kong people love. A good place to have it at the heart of the Tsim Sha Tsui waterfront. Photogenic and it tells the time.

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Vancouver, Canada
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 29, 2016 via mobile

Good to see the clock tower. Take some photos. Also walk around the area. Lots of tourists in the area.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 19, 2016

One of the landmarks in Hong Kong you won't miss when you are in TST, the Star Ferry pier is just next to it.

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Colombo, Sri Lanka
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 15, 2016 via mobile

It us a must visit place in Hong Kong. Mostly popular to get photographs among the people. It's really beautiful at night.

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Sacramento, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 12, 2016 via mobile

Made sure to see this amazing piece of architecture. Right across from Central I was there during sunrise and the skyline was incredible

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 11, 2016 via mobile

The Cultural centre sits right on top of where the train station was and the clock tower is what remains. It has been cleaned and is I would suspect a landmark for lower Kowloon. It's situated right next to Star ferry terminal and the elevated viewing platform looking to Hong Kong island. A piece of history

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Shenzhen, China
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 21, 2016 via mobile

This is one of the landmarks across the Tsim Sha Tsui Pier. Pretty easy to find. Walk around and see the harbor lights at night.

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