Views: 3356|Replies: 1

[Travel Guide] [Hongkong] Hong Kong Museum of Art [Copy link] 中文

Rank: 8Rank: 8

Post time 2012-1-9 10:09:39 |Display all floors
The Hong Kong Museum of Art is the main art museum of Hong Kong. The museum was established as the City Hall Museum and Art Gallery in the City Hall in Central by the Urban Council in 1962. In 1991, it was moved to the present premises at 10 Salisbury Road, near the Hong Kong Cultural Centre and the Hong Kong Space Museum, in Tsim Sha Tsui. It is currently managed by the Leisure and Cultural Services Department of the Hong Kong Government.
A branch museum, the Flagstaff House Museum of Tea Ware, is situated in the Hong Kong Park.
The Hong Kong Museum of Art is one of the museums managed by the Leisure & Cultural Services Department. Established in 1962, it was first housed in the City Hall, moving to its present purpose-built premises by the Hong Kong Cultural Centre in 1991.

It is the mission of the Hong Kong Museum of Art to preserve the cultural heritage of China and promote art with a local focus. Its collections now number in excess of 15,000 art objects, including Chinese paintings and calligraphy works, antique Chinese treasures, paintings of historical significance as well as creations by local artists. The highlights of the collections are on display in the exhibition galleries.


Address: 10 Salisbury Road, Tsim Sha Tsui, Kowloon

E-mail: enquiries@lcsd.gov.hk

Website: hk.art.museum

Telephone: (852) 2721 0116

Opening time: Daily 10am-6pm, open Saturdays until 8pm. Closed Thursdays.

Admission: HK$10, concessions available. Free admission on Wednesdays.
2.jpg
1.jpg

Use magic tools Report

Rank: 4

Post time 2012-1-9 16:04:16 |Display all floors
why not add some photoes ?

Use magic tools Report

You can't reply post until you log in Log in | register

BACK TO THE TOP
Contact us:Tel: (86)010-84883548, Email: blog@chinadaily.com.cn
Blog announcement:| We reserve the right, and you authorize us, to use content, including words, photos and videos, which you provide to our blog
platform, for non-profit purposes on China Daily media, comprising newspaper, website, iPad and other social media accounts.