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07 Feb 2017
In honour of International Women’s Day on 8 March, the Hong Kong Maritime Museum (HKMM), the Hong Kong Education Bureau and the Women’s International Shipping and Transport Association (WISTA) have co-organised a series of events to celebrate women’s contribution to one of Hong Kong’s oldest and most important sectors, seafaring. ... more
02 Dec 2016
Renowned London art dealer Roger Keverne and Miranda Keverne recently donated to the Hong Kong Maritime Museum an unusual Chinese export painting on Chinese troops attacking pirates on the China Coast circa 1820. ... more
04 Nov 2016
Hong Kong Maritime Museum (HKMM) is jointly holding a careers orientated event entitled Maritime Awareness Week 2016 from 12th to 18th November 2016 with the Hong Kong Shipowners Association (HKSOA) and supported by other companies and organisations in Hong Kong’s maritime industry. ... more
29 Sep 2016
Hong Kong, 29 September 2016 -Between1 October to 31 October 2016, the Hong Kong Maritime Museum (HKMM) will present the exhibition ‘One Man’s Legacy: Lee Fook Chee’s Photographs, Hong Kong in the ... more
15 Jul 2016
Hong Kong is well-known for its tropical cyclones each year. Some, from over a century ago, have been disastrous. The Hong Kong Maritime Museum (HKMM), with the full support of Hong Kong Observatory, Master Mariner Michael J. Jones, and other supporters, launch an exhibit which helps visitors to recall these catastrophic events, including the 1874 and 1906 typhoons. ... more