• What's On

    Calendar of Events
  • An extensive public programme of FREE events is underway for visitors of all ages. Join us for talks, tours, walks and discussions. And there’s more! Families will enjoy Museum Encounters, storytelling, arts and crafts, quizzes and demonstrations.

    Some events require advance booking, for others you can just come along and join in, all
    are FREE with a Museum entrance ticket.
    Friends of HKMM members could enjoy priority access to all programme. 
---Always On---
01 Dec 2018 - 31 Dec 2019 14:00-15:00 / 16:00-17:00

An introduction to the Hong Kong Maritime Museum. ... more

06 Jan 2019 - 14 Apr 2019 14:00-17:00

Colouring pencils are available at the Corner every Sunday from January till the end of the exhibition (except 27/1, 3/2 and 10/2). Each colouring corner are attached with Cantonese exhibition tour (15:00-15:45). ... more

24 Mar 2019 14:00-16:00

In this workshop, participants will learn about the history of kwon-glazed porcelain and the use of pidgin English in the context of early American trade with China. Ceramic artist Winus Lee will demonstrate ... more

8 (1)
30 Mar 2019 14:30 – 17:00

The Pearl River Estuary has always been a gateway to and from China for traders of all countries of origin. It was no exception to the 19th-century American traders who came all the way from the harbours of ... more

6 (1)
30 Mar 2019 14:30-17:00

All imperialism, no matter who’s, begins in and is often sustained by organized violence. Back in the days before field hygiene, modern drugs, casevac helicopters and highly efficient military medical ... more

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06 Apr 2019 10:00-18:00

The Slow Art Day 2019 is a collaborative project between the HKMM Education and Public Engagement Team and the MA Creative Media programme (Curating Art and Media stream), City University of Hong Kong. As ... more

Slow art day
07 Apr 2019 14:00-17:00

Museum visitors will learn about the untold stories of early American trade with China through a series of interactive activities such as storytelling, craft making, and treasure hunt. ... more

8 (1)
27 Apr 2019 16:00 – 18:00

Eight years ago, a nuclear disaster broke out in Fukushima as a result of a tsunami and earthquake. Today, not only are the severely damaged nuclear power plants unable to be decommissioned, radioactive sewage continues to pollute the groundwater and the ocean. The Japanese government is also planning to discharge a million ton of stored radioactive water directly into the Pacific Ocean. ... more

HK SciFest 2019 HKMM Programme